• Job Code: WO-00030-00133
  • Location: Hong Kong Greater China
  • Experience: 2 - 6
  • Position: Associate
  • Recruiter: Horizon Recruitment
Job Description:

Our client is a leading international firm that is looking for 2+ PQE (UK scale) lawyer to join its Legal, Risk and Compliance team in Hong Kong.  You will be part of a collegiate team that manages the firm's global risk exposure by providing advice to the partnership on a range of legal and compliance issues.

Scope of work includes:

  • Conducting global risk and conflicts analysis for new business intake.
  • Advising on ethics issues.
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating terms of business, NDAs, subcontracting and commercial supply agreements.
  • Updating and assisting with the implementation of global and regional risk policies.
  • Promoting awareness of risk and conflicts management throughout the firm. 

Requirements for the role:

  • Admitted to practice law
  • 2+ PQE (UK scale)
  • Fluent in English
  • Mandarin language skills a plus but not required
  • Experience working in the legal, risk and compliance team of a law firm preferred
  • Experience advising on anti money laundering issues and/or working on general commercial matters a plus.

If you think you meet the above requirements and would like to apply please send:

  1. your CV;
  2. transcripts; and
  3. a short cover note to bella.schick@horizon-recruit.com for us to determine your suitability for this role.

If you’d like to arrange a confidential discussion prior to applying please call our Singapore office on +65 6808 6635 or Hong Kong office on +852 3978 1369.

Please share this opportunity with any colleagues that you think would be interested. 

Singapore EA Licence No. 12S6213

  • Practice Area: Compliance/Regulatory, FCPA, Commercial
  • Industry: Legal
  • Keywords: Compliance & Risk, commercial, FCPA