Head of legal

A Prestigious International Pharmaceutical Company is urgently looking for a Head of Legal in Beijing.

Your new company

Our client is a subsidiary and a China-based biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the research, development, manufacturing, and commercialization of vaccines that protect against human infectious disease.

Your new role

As a legal of head, you are expected to lead and manage the legal department, and p rovide legal guidance on a wide range of legal matters such as contracts, regulatory compliance, litigation, employment law, intellectual property and corporate governance.

Meanwhile, you will o versee the operation of the legal department and ensure that all legal activities are aligned with the organization’s goals and values, conduct legal training for staff and promoting a culture of legal awareness and compliance across the organization.

In addition, you will also draft, review and negotiate contracts and other legal documents with internal and external parties.

Moreover, identifying and mitigating legal risks and advising the senior management on the legal implications of business decisions and policies are also expected to become your responsibilities.

What you'll need to succeed

  • A law degree and a minimum of 10 years of experience in the core legal function.
  • Senior management experience and post-qualified experience in the relevant industry or jurisdiction.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strategic thinking, leadership and team management skills.
  • Knowledge of the local and international legal system and regulations.
  • Fluency in English a as required.

What you'll get in return

  • A competitive benefit package including but not limited to sizeable salary, generous paid-off annual leaves, sick leaves, medical/ dental/life insurance, pension schemes etc.
  • Healthy and positive work culture and atmosphere.
  • Opportunities for learning and development.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, pls send your updated Chinese/English resume to sunny.wang@hays.cn or contact Sunny Wang via 010-86487900 for confidential discussion on your career.

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sunny Wang, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Beijing
501, Tower 1, China Central Plaza, 81 Jianguo Road, Chaoyang District

Telephone: +86 10 8648 7900

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