General Counsel, Global MNC, Tech Solutions

A Head of Legal position with an instantly recognisable brand who does tech product and solution business

Your new company
With a long company history, our client has become one of the most reputable technology MNCs that has a strong global presence and important market position in the industry. They have professional, in-depth experience in developing and producing innovative products and tech solutions for both consumer and corporate markets. They are now inviting senior commercial lawyers who are interested in joining their business, to be part of the senior management and to supervise their legal function.

Your new role
  • As the head of legal department, you will lead a team of three in designing and maintaining the legal and compliance framework of the company
  • Work closely with CEO and senior management and provide strategic legal advice, support, and solutions in the roll-out of new business initiatives and execution of projects in daily operation
  • Review, negotiate and approve all kinds of commercial contracts, corporate and transaction documents for the company’s B2B and B2C businesses across Hong Kong, Macau and Greater Bay area
  • Handle corporate governance and compliance issues; be responsible for the set up and implementation of policies and protocols to ensure the company strictly abide with the relevant laws and regulations
  • Identify legal risks and keep the management informed; develop effective action plans and give regular legal training to staff on personal data, trade descriptions and competition laws
  • Manage external consultant; supervise IP and anti-counterfeit works in the respective region

What you'll need to succeed
  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer with minimum 10 years of post-qualified experience
  • Solid in-house experience with reputable conglomerates in retail / technology / manufacturing sector
  • Previously in a management role with the ability to develop legal strategies and objectives independently
  • Strong business acumen and attention to details
  • Fluent English and Chinese is required

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new in-house position, please contact Ruth Ma at +852 2230 7967 or ruth.ma@hays.com.hk for a confidential discussion on your career. #1219846

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Technology & Internet Services
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Legal
Ref:
1219846

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ruth Ma, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307967

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