Legal Counsel
Legal Affairs
Full Time
Shanghai, China
2019-12-31

Position : Legal Counsel, China

Location: Shanghai

Reporting to : Greater China Legal Head

 

Overview:

In view of the business expansion in China, Electrolux Legal is looking for a highly adaptable, self-motivated, dynamic individual with good business acumen, an outstanding legal track record and a can-do spirit to take up this exciting opportunity.

Objectives:

To provide legal support for the various Electrolux business units in China including supporting various business units, project and retail sales, corporate, HR and compliance, IP and dispute resolution etc.

Key Responsibilities:

§ Support the relevant business units in China;

§ Work on business colleagues to support project and retail sales and contract negotiation;

§ Prepare corporate documents including board resolution, power of attorney etc.

§ Advise or render support in respect of certain HR and compliance matters on a need-to basis;

§ Supervise outside counsel for Greater China in respect of disputes resolution;

§ Be assigned special projects/tasks from Greater China Legal Head and/or Asia Pacific General Counsel from time to time.

Minimum Qualification

Capabilities needed:

 

§ Professional qualification in Law and admission to PRC bar association required;

§ Minimum 8 years post-graduation legal working experience;

§ Good command of English and Mandarin --written and verbal

§ Good drafting and negotiating skills;

§ Effective analysis of issues and able to translate them (together with relevant advice) in laymen terms;

§ Good understanding/application of commercial law and contractual principles;

§ Good understanding /supervision of litigation/arbitration matters;

§ Self-starter who is able to work with minimum guidance;

§ Good team player with strong influencing skills;

§ A "can do" spirit;

§ Accountability and Transparency in work and behavior.

Key relationships:

· To build strong relationships across the entire China organisation.

· Be an effective and supportive team player in Electrolux

§ To work closely with Electrolux global legal team.


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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'