Ever since our beginning in 1942, Emperor Group has grown and expanded into a diversified group of businesses that include financial services, property, watch and jewellery, entertainment, hospitality, media, furniture and furnishing, as well as food and beverage. Six companies within the Group are listed...
Ever since our beginning in 1942, Emperor Group has grown and expanded into a diversified group of businesses that include financial services, property, watch and jewellery, entertainment, hospitality, media, furniture and furnishing, as well as food and beverage. Six companies within the Group are listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. These include Emperor International Holdings Limited (Stock code: 163), which focuses on real estate investment and property development; Emperor Watch and Jewellery Limited (Stock code: 887), which specializes in the retail of luxury watches and fine jewellery; Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited (Stock code: 296), which concentrates on hotel and gaming businesses in Macau; Emperor Capital Group Limited (Stock code: 717), which provides a wide range of financial services; and Emperor Culture Group Limited (Stock code: 491), which principally engages in entertainment, media and cultural development business; and Ulferts International Limited (Stock code: 1711), which is engaged in chain retailing of upmarket European furniture. Emperor Foundation and Albert Yeung Sau Shing Charity Foundation were set up to fulfill our corporate social responsibility. We care for our staff, customers, partners, the public, and the environment, all with a view to sustainable growth together with all our stakeholders. Please go to our website www.emperorgroup.com for details.

Group Legal Counsel

Job level Senior
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Wanchai
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Education subsidies, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Manufacturing - Others
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 13/12/2018
ref. Employer Ref. EIML_Group Legal Counsel

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice and support to Management on the ordinary and special activities of the Group and its subsidiaries
  • Analyze and identify legal risks and implications
  • Draft, review, negotiate and administer legal and transactional documents and agreements
  • Identify material legal risks in the daily operations, projects and new business initiatives, provide legal advice and practical solutions to the Group
  • Manage legal process, litigations and business transactions
  • Reviewing internal control policies and reports
  • Work on day-to-day legal affairs for the Group’s business to ensure full compliance
  • Keep management abreast of all relevant new laws and regulations that may have implications to the Group
  • Liaise with external legal counsel and/or specialists
  • Handle ad hoc assignments

Requirements:

  • A qualified Hong Kong lawyer with minimum 3-10 years’ post-qualification experience gained in leading legal firms or in-house role in sizable or listed company
  • Preferable to have financial services experience but not a must
  • Extensive knowledge of commercial laws
  • A high level of business acumen is essential
  • Excellent written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Ability to set, prioritize and achieve goals, while managing multiple projects and deliverables
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines

 

We are an equal opportunity employer & welcome applications from all qualified candidates. The information provided will be treated in strict confidence & be used only for consideration of your application for relevant / similar posts within the Emperor Group. Applicants not hearing from us within four weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful. We may retain the unsuccessful applications for a maximum period of 24 months.