In-house counsel (PRC qualified)

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Athena Chan

  • Contact email:

    trdaxtraadresp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    PR/210913_1654758758

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-08

We have a current opportunity for a In-house counsel (PRC qualified) on a permanent basis. The position will be based in . For further information about this position please apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide professional legal advice, service, and support through communication and coordination with various business and operational units.
  • Prepare, review and advise on contracts, agreements, and other legal documents.
  • Provide advice and handle complaints, disputes, litigations, mediations, and settlements.
  • Manage and liaise with external lawyers and other legal service providers.
  • Prepare, manage and update Group's legal policies and procedures.
  • Review and comment on Group's operational policies and procedures from a legal perspective
  • Keep track of new laws that affect the Group and its subsidiaries and advise upon what action might be necessary.
  • Assist General Counsel to provide comprehensive departmental legal support on ad hoc projects as requested.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or above in Laws or other relevant disciplines.
  • Qualified lawyer with a minimum of 3 years of working experience.
  • Qualifications with in-house experiences is preferred.
  • Ability to give practical, well-reasoned, and well-researched written legal advice.
  • Capability to anticipate legal issues or risks and to "see around the corners".
  • Proven legal counseling experience and accomplishments in a business environment.
  • Competence in developing legal strategies and objectives.
  • Detail-oriented, logical, and able to work independently.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proficient in spoken and written Mandarin, English, and Cantonese.
  • Immediate availability is highly preferred.
  • Potential talent with less experience would be considered as Legal Affairs Assistant Manager.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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