L0118-0016-SCN-Chemical Industry-Legal Counsel-5 years

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L0118-0016-SCN-Chemical Industry-Legal Counsel-5 years
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  • Advising on a wide range of domestic and international commercial legal matters. 
  • Providing legal support to the various business functions, including the procurement, operations, quality, technology, supply chain, HR, sales and marketing teams in China
  • Drafting and negotiating a variety of legal documents and commercial contracts. This ranges from standard terms to bespoke agreements. Examples include terms and conditions, joint development agreements, consultancy agreements, confidentiality agreements and sale/purchase agreements. All aspects of such commercial arrangements are covered, including competition, IP, tax and employment. 
  • Working closely with the businesses to ensure that appropriate risk management procedures are in place to cover contractual and compliance risk management. 
  • Providing legal and compliance training to the business (ABC, Competition, Export Controls and Sanctions etc).
  • Managing compliance implementation, assistance and enforcement within China.
  • Contributing to a wide range of improvement projects within the legal team and within China
  • Implementing and maintaining standard form documents and procedures and record keeping procedures for these. 
  • Supporting local HR departments on employment law matters.
  • Managing dispute and negotiation of dispute settlements / litigation management. 
  • Managing specialist legal services provided by external firms on areas such as corporate, litigation, employment, tax, IP, property and environmental law.
  • To take on any other duties which are within the employee’s skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed.