この求人にエントリーする 求人No. CSP080446
|・As part of the senior leadership team of Company Consumer Japan, this role will provide legal counsel, strategic guidance and value-added support to all Company Japan Consumer businesses.
・Proficient at negotiation and drafting of various commercial contracts including significant supply, distribution, wholesaler, co-marketing, sales, product licensing, clinical trials, employment and non-disclosure agreements.
・Be able to proactively assess legal risks to the business and work with management to devise and implement policies and procedures to address and manage those risks including preventative actions, trainings and communications.
・Possess the communications and other skills in order to be able to positively influence management to make well considered decisions and achieve compliant growth.
・Provide guidance on and ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations applicable to the businesses of Company Consumer Japan including any relevant industry codes.
・Support new business development initiatives (M&A and licensing transactions and divestitures) including due diligence reviews, negotiation of transaction and drafting/execution of deal documentation.
・Be the legal counsel for Company Consumer Japan who is authorized to engage and manage outside counsel including providing appropriate budgets for outside counsel and ground rules for the business on when and how to request outside legal services/support.
・Manage all litigation, dispute resolution, and any internal and external investigations related to the business.
・Provide legal input and guidance to the management of Company Consumer Japan on all Company policies and procedures including the Policy on Business Conduct, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Deferred Prosecution Agreement, Health Care Compliance and Health Care Business Integrity Guide. This includes advising management on any new policies or required changes to existing policies, creating appropriate training for management and employees on such policies and participating on all disciplinary panels related to Company policies and procedures.
・Provide legal counsel and support on legal issues and risk management for all enabling functions of Company Consumer Japan including Human Resources, Operations, Quality, Government Affairs, Research & Development, Supply Chain, Sales, Marketing and Finance (e.g., employment law, procurement, product liability).
・Proactively partner work with and share knowledge and best practices with other Company lawyers in Japan/the region/globally to drive local alignment with cluster, regional and global when providing legal services.
・Assist on brand protection initiatives including trademark support and counterfeit & grey market enforcement activities.
・Advise business on its copy clearance materials and internet-related activities
・Perform corporate governance functions for the Company Consumer Japan legal entity including fulfilling all applicable reporting requirements relating to board and shareholders’ meetings (to the extent required under Japan law).
|・Juris Doctorate, LLB or equivalent law degree from law school in Japan or other countries and a graduate degree.
License to practice law either in Japan or another jurisdiction.
・Fluent in written and spoken English and fluent in written and spoken Japanese at business level.
・Above 5 years of relevant legal experience since qualification -ideally including a mix of law firm and in-house experience and preference will be given to candidates with in-house consumer experience.
・Experience working in multinational corporations outside Japan, ideally in a Western country for a multi-year period, and experience doing legal work in the consumer industries preferred.
・Broad-based commercial and corporate experience, ideally advising leaders of business units or functions.
・Candidates should also possess the following skills and capabilities:
・Self starter with strong drive for results & strong sense of ownership but also willing to take direction.
・Business Oriented - ability to proactively engage with business to find practical solutions and partner with them to implement desired actions and create compliant growth for the business.
・Judgment capability, business consultative skills, and structural thinking process.
・Ability to work independently and effectively across all levels of a matrixed organization.
・Superior communication skills and proven ability to counsel senior management on complex legal matters.
・Ability to work effectively in an multi-national company and cross-border environment.
・Comfortable working as part of a team and keen to interact with diverse group of people spanning a broad range of business teams and executives within our client organizations.
・Objective thinker who is able to advance ideas and influence others.
・Ability to manage conflicts in an open and constructive manner.
・Able to set an example and ensure high ethical, legal and compliance standards at Company Consumer Japan and be proactive in engaging organization to identify opportunities to enhance ethics and anti-corruption practices and procedures.
・Strong ability to deal with ambiguity and simplify issues for clients.
・Experience doing transactional or cross-border licensing and acquisitions.