Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel

Professional Services | Legal | Hong Kong

Professional 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 an international professional services and consulting company with multi-offices and over 2,000 staff in China.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage complex client services contracts and corresponding documents for clients and third parties that complies with the Firm’s policies and business objective achievement
  • Formulate legal document templates relating to all client services matters, such as multi-firm engagements, global master services agreements
  • Negotiate contracts with external parties according to the Firm’s Policy
  • Liaise with external law firms to obtain legal advice where needed
  • Provide legal advice and contract review, including non-client-related issues such as procurement, marketing and infrastructure
  • Support the regulatory investigations and compliance matters such as handling of claims, circumstances, questions from regulatory authorities and practice matters
  • Perform other ad-hoc tasks as assigned

Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree or above in law or relevant discipline
  • A Hong Kong qualified lawyer with at least 5 years of post-qualified experience gained from international law firm or multinational corporations
  • Strong leadership, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with various functions and across grades
  • Excellent command in both written and spoken English and Chinese (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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