Deputy COO - International law firm
Shanghai, Beijing, or Hong Kong based
Newly created position
About Our Client
Our client is a global law firm with presence in almost every country in the world. They are under fast-growth in Greater China and will need to strengthen their operations team. This deputy COO role will work closely with the managing partners as well as the global COO in the headquarters.
You will be expected to support the ongoing integration activity and drive business operational best practice for the China offices. Key responsibilities include monitoring current market trends and vest practices in the legal and professional services industry, and communicates to the relevant Partners and internal stakeholders on the impact of new innovations, regulations, and make appropriate recommendations for action.
The Successful Applicant
You must have at least 8 years of experience working in a legal or professional service environment. You need to be able to have a global perspective and cultural awareness as you will be dealing with stakeholders from different countries. Excellent communication skills in both English and Chinese will be required for this role. Superior presentation, communication, and analytical skills sought.
What's on Offer
Competitive salary package, regional coverage, and a clear career progression path.