Head of Legal

Tokyo Permanent
  • The chance to work for a leading global vehicle manufacturer.
  • Be the leader for the whole legal and compliance department.

About Our Client

A globally renown and successful automotive vehicle manufacturer, with branches in all continents. Being one of the top players on the global market by producing world class quality product to satisfied customers world wide.

Job Description

  • Lead, develop, represent and coordinate the legal and compliance team.
  • Legally advise the board as well as all key stakeholder departments.
  • Be in charge of all matters compliance, like developing internal rules, creating compliance training, develop the IT compliance system, etc. .
  • Draft, review and negotiate all kinds of legal documents, like e.g. commercial contracts.
  • Be in constant exchange with the APAC, and other oversea legal departments about strategic direction and developments.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience in a law firm or in-house legal/compliance team
  • Experience in team management
  • Microsoft Office skills (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Japanese and English business level language skills, Japanese native level plus
  • Qualified in Japan or English speaking jurisdictions preferred

What's on Offer

The chance to work in a welcoming international environment, while shaping the legal and compliance team in the direction you have in mind. Take the a leading role in this globally renown and successful company.

Apart from an attractive compensation package, you can expect a top class car, including free gas and ETCs.
Using your experience in legal and compliance topics, form this big player on the automotive market with your own ideas.

Oliver Schulz
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