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Legal & Compliance Director - Top Global Pharma | 25M

Job Details

Location: Japan
Salary: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Specialization: Pharmaceutical & Medical Device
Reference: BBBH44080_1682327952
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Specialized Group is partnering with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world who are looking to hire a Legal & Compliance Director for their Tokyo office.

You would report to the Head of Legal & Compliance in Japan and manage a small team of experienced in-house legal professionals.

What you will do:

  • Lead key legal and compliance projects through working with senior management
  • Provide sound legal advice to all business functions within the company on various initiatives and programs
  • Oversee internal compliance frameworks to ensure key business functions are performing to best practices
  • Manage internal and external legal resources to effectively support the legal needs of key stakeholders

What they will offer you:

  • Salary package up to 25M with generous benefits
  • Diverse and international working environment
  • Remote working privileges and flextime hours
  • Highly rewarding career path


  • Qualified Lawyer
  • 10 years of experience working in-house, private practice or both
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred
  • Fluency in Japanese and English

This is an attractive opportunity for those looking to step up their career in assuming more management responsibilities and handling more large-scale domestic and global projects for a well-established company in the field.

If you're interested, please apply now or contact me at for further information.

If this position is not ideal for you, but you are looking for a new opportunity,please contact us to discuss your options.

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