RGF is a global brand of RECRUIT Japan

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Job Description
• Review, draft and negotiate all types of contracts in English used for consulting/advisory services in Japan, and associated non-disclosure agreements, subcontracting agreements and alliance contracts
• Coordinate with various stakeholders with respect to seal and execution procedures following completion of contract negotiations
• Provide advice, in Japanese or English as required, to our internal clients regarding legal risks in various aspects of business transactions, especially consulting/advisory services, that the internal clients provide to outside clients
• General experience in dealing with other types of contracts and advising clients in legal settings other than those described above
• Coordinate with the legal team of the global network of which the firm is a member, as well as the legal teams of other network firms throughout the world, with respect to various global projects and initiatives that are to be implemented in Japan
• Working with other members of the legal team, participate in the drafting and review of various policies and procedures
• Assist with various internal projects required for the legal team to run smoothly
• Take responsibility for other tasks as requested by the General Counsel, Senior Managers or other members of the legal team

• Licensed foreign attorney
• Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience in private practice (i.e., law firm) – which is preferred – or a combination of private practice and in-house legal department
• Strong legal analytical, negotiation and drafting skills – in Japanese and English
• Fluency in Japanese and English, both written and oral