Head of Legal

Head of Legal

Property and Real Estate | Legal | Hong Kong

Property and Real Estate | 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 property & retail company with a mixed portfolio of property investment in Hong Kong and overseas.


  • Report to the C level
  • Newly created position to support the strategic development of the company
  • Lead the set up of the internal legal function
  • Oversee the co-operation of external counsels
  • Oversee and work closely with the legal team on all legal aspects of the company's property & retail businesses and transactions
  • Ensure the company complies with regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Review relevant documentation and lead potential negotiations


  • A qualified HK lawyer with corporate and commercial experience
  • At least 8 years' PQE gained from firms or in-house in property & retail related discipline
  • Sound and relevant experience in property & retail business, a team player with a mature mindset Ability to work independently and under tight timelines
  • Good interpersonal and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with Senior Management
  • Strong command of written and spoken English and Chinese


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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