Responsible for providing strategic and operational legal counsel regarding a broad range of legal affairs, including commercial, litigation, competition law, anticorruption, regulatory, environmental and other legal matters.
Develop training plan and provide legal training to staff.
Serve on cluster lead team.
Monitor and supervise external counsels and legal spend.
Other tasks as designated by supervisor.
Demonstrated skills in providing strategic advice and leadership, including the ability to persuade and influence decision‐making
Pragmatic, solution-oriented attitude
Excellent communication skills in both English and Mandarin (written & verbal)
Self-motivated, hard-working, detail-minded, clear thinker, quick learner, team player and ability to work independently under pressure with minimum supervision
Strong team player skills and attitude
Good understanding of PRC law, sound business acumen and commercial awareness and practically-oriented, ability to identify and resolve legal issues quickly and effectively, ability to provide solution-oriented legal advices;
Leadership and effectiveness in working with senior management to find innovative solutions to existing and emerging challenges
Proven experience in taking a stand, constructive confrontation and challenging leadership as appropriate
Clear capability to collaborate cross‐functionally and within legal function, in the context of both supervisory and non‐supervisory relationships
Experience leveraging external counsel to provide business‐critical, pragmatic legal support in cost‐efficient manner
Experience in international business and commercial transactions
Experience in international and extra‐territorial legal matters, including US FCPA, trade sanctions, Import/Export, and Anti‐Boycott compliance issues
Experience with Intellectual Property matters and strategies and portfolio
Experience with international competition law/anti‐trust matters
Experience with food and drug regulatory matters
Experience with collaborative and outsourced business relationships, including joint ventures
Computer literacy, familiar with all Microsoft applications
Seasoned attorney with 4+ years in practice and experience as in‐house legal counsel in the pharma industry, animal health industry, food industry, or other consumer oriented or regulated industry