Legal Counsel | 5-8 Years | FMCG/Manufacturing Company | Shanghai

Job Title
Legal Counsel | 5-8 Years | FMCG/Manufacturing Company | Shanghai
Job Location
Shanghai
Job Type
Permanent
Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Provide analysis and counseling on legal, policy and compliance issues as needed in the daily operation of the business units in Greater China, including but not limited to proposed new product launch, intellectual property protection, alliances and collaborations, financial structuring, production and plant operations, product distribution, marketing, outsourcing arrangements, workforce and business strategic planning, to ensure business goals are met in a way that complies with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Follow up on the development of business-critical projects and possible litigations and work with global counsel/paralegals, outside counsel and business/functional management to push forward the progress of the projects and litigations.
  • Advise business units and functions on a broad range of business transactions to manage and mitigate potential legal risk, including draft, review and analyze various contracts, build and/or improve agreement management process and/or templates for contract, develop and/or improve bilingual policies/guidelines/processes to meet local business needs and at the same time, comply with global practice;
  • Maintain and govern all the legal entities in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, including but not limited to organize and participate board meetings as needed, prepare and draft board meeting minutes and resolutions, work with local business team and outside counsel to file with government bureaus for changes of directors and addresses, prepare and issue POAs to appropriate authorized representative.
  • Contribute as a member of cross functional teams in supporting business goals/initiatives.

Please contact Phoebe at 65 6535 8255 or phoebe.wang@recruit-legal.com for a confidential discussion

Specializations
Corporate
Commercial