APJ Senior Lead Counsel - Global Software Company - Hong Kong
We are seeking a legal counsel for our client, a pioneering software business. As the sole APJ in-house legal resource, reporting into the global headquarters in Germany, you will provide broad ranging commercial legal support to the company.
Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: working as a team with Sales to support, negotiate, review and draft outbound software subscription and licensing amendments and contracts (and other IT related agreements), distribution and related support/service agreements for sales operations as well as ensuring customer contracts comply with company policy as well as applicable laws/regulations and otherwise protect the company´s interests and ensuring approvals are obtained.
The successful candidate will have at least 7 years of post-qualification experience, preferably in an IT law/software company with a strong business acumen. You must be fluent in Mandarin and English. We are seeking a lawyer with a broad and deep knowledge of local/regional laws, regulations, policies, and procedures. If you have a sense of pragmatism and can-do attitude, we’d like to hear from you.