Every Friday we post our latest job openings in Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and around the world. Asia continues to have a high demand for qualified candidates and there is also opportunity in the U.K, U.S. and other Western markets. This week, we have a number of new positions for which we are seeking high caliber legal professionals interested in working in the Hong Kong:
1. In-house Legal Counsel, Asia (based in Hong Kong)
Our client, an internationally known retailer, is seeking a lawyer to join its regional legal team based in Hong Kong. Reporting to the Asia Head of Legal, you will have exposure to a broad range of commercial and corporate work. You will also have involvement in corporate transactions as well as corporate governance matters.
You should be a qualified lawyer with a corporate/commercial background and have at least 2 years of post qualification experience with an international law firm. In-house experience would be preferable but is not essential. Chinese language skills are advantageous but not mandatory.
2. Corporate Counsel – 7 PQE+ – Hong Kong
Highly esteemed Telecommunication Company is recruiting a lawyer to join their legal team in Hong Kong. You will have exposure to a wide range of corporate finance transactions including acquisition, disposition and restructuring transactions.
You should be a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with at least 7 years of experience in general corporate work with some experience in the TMT sector. You should have excellent command in both spoken and written Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) and English. You will find yourself working within a highly supportive, team-oriented environment.
3. Senior Legal Counsel, World Leader in Financial Services – 6PQE+ – Hong Kong
Join this world leader in the banking industry and play a key leadership role in its continuing expansion in Asia. As Senior Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for advising senior management on all legal matters affecting the business across the region, with a focus on global custody services and fund administration. You will be taking an active role in on boarding new clients, assessing and developing new products, services and markets, corporate and regulatory governance matters.
You should be a qualified lawyer with at least 6 years of post qualification experience in the field of banking law. Good understanding of the regulatory environment in the financial services industry is required and experience in asset servicing, custody or fund administration is advantageous. This position offers competitive benefits and high growth potential.
To apply for these and other positions, please visit our job search page at Law Alliance.