Job title: Pharmaceutical company: Legal Counsel (PQE 4+)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Medical / Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Expertise: Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Hong Kong
Job published: 12-11-2020
Job ID: 34488
Contact name: Candy Yip
Phone number: +852 3708 9509
Contact email: candy.yip@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

A multinational healthcare company is hiring a Legal Counsel to look after the legal affairs regarding its Hong Kong operations.  This is an all rounded in-house legal role providing legal support to all areas of the business including:

• Drafting, reviewing and negotiating general commercial contracts with clients, vendors and suppliers;
• Advising the business on legal matters relating to employment and legal disputes;
• Handling company secretarial matters for Hong Kong legal entities; and
• Liaising and working together with external legal counsel as required.

In order to qualify for this role, you will ideally have:
• Hong Kong legal qualification with 4+ years post qualified experience and in-house experience is preferred
• Fluency in English, Mandarin and Cantonese (ability to speak, read and write)
• Experience working in a sole counsel position with healthcare / pharmaceutical companies will be useful