Legal & Compliance Counsel

Global Leading Automotive Manufacturing company looking for a Legal and Compliance Counsel in Saitama.

Your new company
This Global leading automotive manufacturer is one of the largest enterprises in its sector. It is a special opportunity for a seasoned legal profession to shape this global company’s legal and compliance department. Additionally, you will be working closely with the Senior Vice President of Legal & Compliance, handling major legal & compliance issues. To capitalise on the company’s growth, they are looking to hire someone to join their team in their Office in Saitama.

Your new role
You’ll effectively work hands, leading legal support on deals and developing legal strategies for the company. You’ll provide general legal counsel, manage disputes, monitor legal and regulatory changes, and coordinate with other legal counsels within the company. Additionally, working closely on ethics and compliance to support initiatives and implement policies to raise awareness in the company.

What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience in a similar role within legal will lead to your success, as well as:
- Bengoshi or Foreign Qualified Lawyer (Minimum 3 years PQE)
- Ideally fluent in English & Japanese – Reading and Writing
- Strong technical understanding in Legal and Compliance
- Automotive, Manufacturing, Consumer industry experience preferred

What you'll get in return
You’ll receive additional employee benefits including:
- Flexible Remote work
- Career development
- Opportunity to travel domestic and International
- Housing, Insurance, Office facilities (canteen, gym, etc) provided

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or for more information and a confidential discussion please contact Celine Lee at Hays on +81 03 6631 4412 or [].

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.


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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Celine Lee, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Tokyo Head Office
Izumi Garden Tower 28th Floor, 1-6-1 Roppongi

Telephone: +810366314412

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