Legal Manager

Legal Manager

Public Services | Legal | Hong Kong

Public Services | Legal | Hong Kong

About KPMG Executive Search and Recruitment

KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG Executive Search and Recruitment is a business unit of KPMG China and is one of the few recruitment consultancy firms in Hong Kong that is part of a large professional organisation. We work alongside a group of professionals and advisors who provide us with a high level of insights and awareness about a wide range of businesses and professions. We support the clients and aim to provide a pleasant working experience for the clients and candidates.

The Client

Our client is a government-funded institution with sizable operation in Hong Kong.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal and compliance support to the institution and its operations
  • Handle all round legal matters including governance, risk management, regulatory compliance in the areas of data privacy, equal opportunities law and anti-corruption, contract drafting and review, procurement
  • Assist in the disputes and matters relating to students’ study and welfare and staff’s employment and training
  • Review and recommend on the institution’s policies and procedures, legal solutions and compliance matters
  • Liaise with external lawyers and oversee the representation of the institution in judicial proceedings

Requirements:

  • A qualified HK lawyer with general corporate and commercial experience
  • At least 6 years of post-qualification experience working at sizeable law firms / in-house role
  • Experience in general corporate legal matters / intellectual property laws is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at different levels
  • Ability to work independently and under tight timelines
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Mandarin

Applications

For information and application, please contact us at executive.recruitment.hk@kpmg.com. By submitting your application and communication with us, you agree to receive communications from us and agree our Personal Information Collection Statement in the following link: www.kpmg.com.cn/KER-opportunities

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