Legal Director - Financial Institution
Newly created opening
Reports to the General Counsel
About Our Client
Our client is a global financial institution with an established legal team locally and globally. They have a newly created headcount due to business expansion.
In this role, you will be expected to lead a small team and manage complex legal and regulatory compliance issues that impact critical business decisions; support regulatory license application and renewal; improve and implement internal code of conduct / policies. You will work closely with external lawyers and manage the relationship accordingly.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate should be a PRC qualified lawyer with at least 10 years of experience within a law firm or financial institution. Prior payment / bank card related experience will be advantageous. You need to be able to work independently and provide guidance to junior team members. Fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese will be required.
What's on Offer
Competitive compensation, excellent in-house exposure, and leadership role.