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Legal Manager (Remote)

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An exciting Legal Manager role has just been made available at a leading Japanese tourism corporation with headquarters in Tokyo with fully remote work arrangements.

This company is seeking a dedicated and experienced Legal Manager to join their global team and with a diverse range of professionals across multiple countries, providing legal advisory services and managing contractual risks.

This role offers the following exciting opportunities:

  • Diverse role encompassing corporate transactional (M&A) matters, legal advisory services, contract management, policy development, regulatory compliance, and dispute resolution
  • Opportunity to work remotely within an international team
  • Ideal for candidates with strong interpersonal skills and a knack for problem-solving

What you'll do:

As a Legal Manager, you will play a pivotal role in managing legal and contractual risks while providing general legal advisory services.

The primary responsibilities are:

  • Draft, review and advise on contracts and other legal documents for global business operations
  • Review and advise on business or transaction schemes and M&A projects
  • Negotiate with third parties from a legal perspective, supporting sales teams as needed
  • Research, provide and interpret legal information including information on various laws such as travel and tourism laws, consumer protection laws, data protection laws, privacy laws, corporate laws, anti-trust laws, competition laws, anti-bribery laws, anti-discrimination laws
  • Review and advise on compliance with group policies and statutory obligations
  • Administer intellectual property rights for the businesses
  • Manage personal data in accordance with relevant regulations
  • Liaise with external lawyers and expand relationships with external lawyers
  • Conduct trainings for global business teams

What you bring:

The ideal Legal Manager will bring a wealth of knowledge from their legal education and work experiences.

You would possess the following:

  • A law degree (LLB/LLM/JD) and admission to the Bar is an added advantage
  • A minimum of 5 years experience, preferably in-house with experience in M&A, compliance and contract management
  • Advanced proficiency in English and Chinese, with proficiency in Japanese a good to have
  • Excellent relationship management and communication skills
  • Ability to identify and analyze complex issues/problems, recommend and implement solutions

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global leader with offices in 35 countries, offering a diverse work opportunities. They are committed to fostering a collaborative environment where every team member's contribution is valued. They offer the flexibility of remote working, allowing you to balance your professional commitments with your personal life. With potential for business trips and transfers to other countries, this role offers exciting opportunities for career growth and development.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level?

Apply now or contact me at kimmy.khoo@robertwalters.com.my for more information.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal & Corporate Secretarial

Focus: Commercial Law

Industry: Legal

Salary: Market aligned

Workplace Type: Remote

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: RPX495-403F06F6

Date posted: 21 May 2024

Consultant: Kimmy Khoo

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