Legal Counsel, Global Fashion Retail
Salary HKD80,000 - HKD90,000 per month
Location Hong KongFULL_TIME
Consultant Sharon Siu
Date posted 12 September 20192019-09-12 2019-11-11 legal Hong Kong HK HKD 80000 90000 90000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.hk https://www.robertwalters.com.hk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A global multi-brand fashion and apparel retailer is looking for a commercially driven Legal Counsel to work closely with the business.
The Legal Counsel sits with the APAC legal team in the Hong Kong APAC regional office. The legal team in Hong Kong is led by a Head of Legal and consists of 4 legal counsel, 2 paralegals and a brand protection manager. There are legal and compliance professionals based in China and Korea to assist with APAC work.
Your day-to-day responsibilities are not limited to general commercial work such as contracts negotiation and review, but also to act as a communication channel between the in-house legal function and the business. A commercially driven mindset is a key to be successful in this role.
- Hong Kong or other common law qualified lawyers with 5-8 years' PQE
- Extensive experience in general commercial work such as contracts negotiation and drafting
- Experience in retail or FMCG industry is an advantage
- Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese