KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG Executive Search and Recruitment is a business unit of KPMG China and is one of the few recruitment consultancy firms in Hong Kong that is part of a large professional organisation. We work alongside...

KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG Executive Search and Recruitment is a business unit of KPMG China and is one of the few recruitment consultancy firms in Hong Kong that is part of a large professional organisation. We work alongside a group of professionals and advisors who provide us with a high level of insights and awareness about a wide range of businesses and professions. We support the clients and aim to provide a pleasant working experience for the clients and candidates.

Legal Manager

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 23/05/2022

The Client

Our client is a government-funded institution with sizable operation in Hong Kong.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal and compliance support to the institution and its operations
  • Handle all round legal matters including governance, risk management, regulatory compliance in the areas of data privacy, equal opportunities law and anti-corruption, contract drafting and review, procurement
  • Assist in the disputes and matters relating to students’ study and welfare and staff’s employment and training
  • Review and recommend on the institution’s policies and procedures, legal solutions and compliance matters
  • Liaise with external lawyers and oversee the representation of the institution in judicial proceedings

 

Requirements

  • A qualified HK lawyer with general corporate and commercial experience
  • At least 6 years of post-qualification experience working at sizeable law firms / in-house role
  • Experience in general corporate legal matters / intellectual property laws is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at different levels
  • Ability to work independently and under tight timelines
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Mandarin

 

To Apply
Please send your CV with expected salary by clicking below "APPLY NOW" button. Our address is 8th Floor, Prince’s Building, 10 Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong. By submitting your application, you agree to receive communications from us and agree our Personal Information Collection Statement in the following link: www.kpmg.com.cn/KER-opportunities

 

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