Position: Director of Legal Department
Line Manager: Vice President & General Counsel
Location: Pu Dong District, Shanghai
Set up and improve the company’s legal control system pursuant to the international and domestic laws and regulations; conduct medium and long term legal program in line with the company’s strategical development.
Improve the company’s relative legal rules, regulations and procedures; assess, control and prevent legal risks in the company’s operation; provide trusty legal support to map out the company’s development strategy.
Take responsibilities for legal affairs including the significant external strategic investment, financing etc.; participate in major business activities of corporate mergers, acquisitions, separations, asset leasing, share transfer (assignation), bidding and tendering etc.; take part in due diligence of major projects, business negotiations as well as the establishment of legal frame of the transaction etc.; issue legal advice and avert risks of the company’s operation.
Control and prevent from the potential legal risks in the company’s internal operation and propose prevention measures; provide effective legal safeguard for the company’s development and trusty support for the Management decision making.
Coordinate and handle major legal disputes to secure the company’s legitimate rights and interests by means of litigations, arbitrations, non-litigation activities and other legal measures.
Review the company’s important legal documents of all kinds, including major resolutions, regulations, contracts and other crucial papers.
Manage and maintain the company’s internal and external significant legal resources.
Qualifications and Requirements:
15 years and above of experience of legal work, including management experience (no less than 5 years of team management) in law firms and corporates’ legal departments; possess international legal experience.
Graduated with master degree and above, and majored in law or other relevant domain.
Passed the National Judicial Examination; possess lawyer’s practice certificate or Legal professional qualification certificate.
With profound professional knowledge of law, proficient in laws and regulations like Corporation Law, Contract Law, Commercial Law, Civil Law, Intellectual Property Law etc.; knowledgeable about relevant domestic and overseas policies and those of the industry; possess abundant experience of legal practice, favorable industry resources and relationships.
Excel in communications and writing skills in English; able to conduct business negotiations and legal writings of important documents in English skillfully.
Possess supreme logical thinking and capabilities of communication, coordination and independent problem-solving.
Competitive abilities of team management and talent development.