As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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APAC Legal Director | Multinational Technology Brand

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 7 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Legal Services
Job function Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Design > Product / Industrial Design
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Electronics
Published On 03/11/2016
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Our client is an innovative and stylish technology brand which sells their products in over 60 countries around the world. They continue to look to expand in all areas and as they are growing their presence in Hong Kong and other APAC regions, they are in urgent need of an experienced lawyer to provide legal and compliance support to their business.

Client Details

Our client is renowned for their creativity in technological advancements. Their products have became increasingly popular and is now a brand that most would like to be a part of. They have a young and energetic team and their office is in Central.

Description

Reporting to the APAC president, you will be mainly responsible for:
  • providing strategic commercial legal advice;
  • preparing and reviewing general commercial agreements;
  • providing legal assistance to setting up office branches in different jurisdictions;
  • developing internal compliance program;
  • advising on the handling of external complaints; and
  • keeping the business updated with latest legal development.


Profile

The candidate should have 8-13 years of post-qualification experience and must have experience in APAC regional in-house positions. You must have strong business acumen and solid legal know-how, as well as excellent communication skills. You should be energetic, driven and very hands-on. The job requires excellent written and spoken English. Strong Chinese, Japanese or Korean will be preferred.

Job Offer

The company offers a friendly and energetic working environment. The brand has a wonderful reputation and they can offer a competitive salary package for the suitable candidate

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact James Choi on +852 2848 4796