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Legal Manager, Legal and Business Conduct (APAC) - Life Science

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Hong Kong Island
Employment type Permanent
Industry Biotechnology / Chemicals / Testing / Laboratory
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Others
Published On 08/08/2019

Legal Manager, Legal and Business Conduct (APAC) - Life Science

Our Client, a reputable life science firm is looking for a Legal Manager (APAC), to build out the team infrastructure to refine and roll out policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the General Counsel you will be expected to:

  • Develop and update regional contract templates
  • Drat legal and negotiate a wide range of legal documents and anticipating legal and compliance risks
  • Refine and roll out policies and procedures, support and roll-out of electronic tools
  • Support build-out of the regional compliance infrastructure and ensuring that it is consistent with the government guidance
  • Support compliance with applicable laws (Healthcare fraud/finance)
  • Work with colleagues to deliver legal and business conduct advice
  • Work with the regional legal team to evaluate potential legal and business conduct risks and align effective management of such risks
  • Lead the roll-out of digital initiatives (electronic contracts management systems, events and e-learning systems
  • Frequent travel required
  • Ad-hoc duties assigned

 

Requirements

  • LLB/JD or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years prior experience performing the above task (responsibilities)
  • Industry experience working in pharmaceutical/biotech will be an advantage
  • Cantonese, Mandarin and English (Written and verbal is essential for this position)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly organised and can multi-task
  • Team player and willing to learn

 

The Firm

The successful candidate will be exposed to deals, projects and liaise with clients and counterparts from different part of the world. He or She will be joining a team of professionals from different cultural and social backgrounds who have passion for what they do on a day to day basis. "Play hard, work hard" is a motto that is lived by for employees across all offices.

 

Contact Details

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