General Counsel


勤務地: Tokyo
給与: Up to 15m
職種: 正社員
専門: 製造業
参照: 31902d-E (DA)

Your New Career Opportunity

Take the opportunity to build an executive career in a sector leading company. Specialized Group is currently searching for a Legal Counsel. This is the perfect role for an experienced legal professional with excellent knowledge of the pharmaceutical sector and solid negotiation skills. There is a rewarding compensation package for this position.

Our Client

Our client is a Japanese company whose principal business is the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry. After renewed product lines, they are experiencing growth in Japan and need to add a lawyer to their legal team.

Your Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of one legal counsel.
  • Provide legal services to the operations of the company for Japan and the international HQ.
  • Deal with wide variety of legal issues related to the above operations, including contracts (manufacturing, purchasing, R&D, logistics, real estate, finance, M&A, etc.), compliance (competition law, subcontracting law, export control, etc.), corporate governance, disputes (including product liability issues), employment and environment.
  • Counsel senior management on legal risks associated with various alternative means for achieving business objectives.
  • Prepare and provide internal training on legal, compliance and/or regulatory issues.
  • Monitor, analyse and comment on legal or regulatory changes which will have an impact on the operations in different jurisdictions and inform senior management.
  • Prepare legal reports, statements or other documents.
  • Interface with registration or regulatory bodies as required.
  • Manage outside legal service providers.

The Skills and Experience You Need to Succeed

  • Native-level Japanese language skills.
  • Business-level English language skills.
  • Good knowledge of all commercial laws such as company law, contract law, international trade law, etc.
  • 3-5 years above legal work with experience in a multi-national company or leading law firm is necessary.
  • Excellent drafting and negotiation skills.

The Benefits You Will Receive

  • Competitive salary.
  • Executive benefits.
  • International environment.
  • Speak English.


Competitive Salary Top Tier Speaking English Central Tokyo

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