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Senior Legal Counsel | Investment Management | Head of China

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Shanghai
  • Salary: $125000 - $175000 per month, Benefits: healthcare, bonus, flexibility
  • Job reference: SGLCAM
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Selby Jennings, Compliance
  • Date posted: 23/11/2017
Top tier Investment Management Company requires legal counsel to sit on the APAC Legal team and head up the China Business. This role is a sole contributing role supporting the region working with a strong international team. It is a new role based in China and will report to Singapore 

Our ideal legal candidate for this Legal Counsel role should have at least 7 years of experience in Legal Counsel gained from leading law firms or in-house legal counsel. The Legal Counsel should have good corporate experience and business acumen.

Key Roles and Responsibilities of the Legal Counsel will include:
  • Provide comprehensive legal advice and support in relation to all aspects of asset management, investments, and funds
  • Involvement with many internal functions to enable business and to mitigate and prevent legal risks
  • M&A work
  • Strong regulations knowledge 
  • All legal contract and legal agreement preparation including drafting, reviewing, and negotiations 
  • Involvement in various corporate exercises including liaising with internal and external parties 
  • Any ad hoc projects in the legal counsel scope as required 
Requirements of the Legal Counsel as follows:
  • Qualified Legal Counsel with 7 years of PQE gained from leading law firms or in-house counsel
  • In-house experience is preferred 
  • Solid legal experience and understanding of the regulatory environment and the current law relating to the financial services industry 
  • A working knowledge of banking products and services 
We invite all experienced Legal Counsel candidates who are keen to join this regional investment house to please send your applications to us or call Olivia at +65 6589 4464 for a confidential discussion. Click on apply below with your applications or email them to apply.a33ho1gk460@selbyjennings.aptrack.co.uk

Selby Jennings is a Trading Style of Phaidon International (License number 16S8194)

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