Legal and Compliance Manager

Location: Japan - Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 13000000 - 15000000 JPY
Reference: JO-200507-217422
Industry: Life Sciences & Healthcare
Sub-Industry: Consumer Health/OTC

Company Overview

Leading international healthcare company is looking for a Legal and Compliance Manager to help lead team.

EXCELLENT opportunity to join a progressive internationally minded company. Also great opportunity to move in house in healthcare.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the legal and compliance functions for the company in Japan. You will be giving legal advice and reviewing and drafting various contracts and legal documents for the company. Other legal duties include managing disputes, M&A projects and other legal projects. Compliance is another area that you will be responsible for and you will be working with regulators to help ensure that rules and regulations are in line both for the government and company.

This is a key role for the company and and a great opportunity to take the next step up in your career.

Requirements

- Experience working as a legal professional (qualified lawyer preferred)
- good understanding of the rules and regulations for the healthcare industry.
- Degree in Law
- Excellent languages skills in both English and Japanese