Contract Counsel, APAC

Job Title: Contract Counsel, APAC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shanghai, China
Salary: 2 months - 4 months
Reference: AZ22576_1554687450
Contact Name: Andy Zhi
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2019 09:37

Job Description

A global top tier management consulting firm is hiring a Contract Counsel for APAC.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Review, draft and negotiate legal contracts in English, including:
    • consulting engagement agreements,
    • confidentiality agreements,
    • vendor contracts,
    • various other types of agreements
  • Directly negotiate with external clients and/or support the negotiation of an agreement acceptable to the Company
  • Communicate your assessment of the legal issues in an agreement to internal clients and/or one of the senior lawyers on the Company's legal team in a clear and concise manner
  • Coordinate review and comment by other departments
  • Review and prepare RFP responses
  • Support other members of the Company's legal team on special projects


  • Business fluency in English is essential
  • Qualified lawyer with 2 to 4 years' experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements in a law firm or in-house setting
  • Good academic background from a leading law school
  • Passed PRC bar
  • Strong legal drafting and negotiation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly-developed organizational skills and be articulate, detail oriented and hard working
  • Ability to work independently, but within a team-focused environment
  • Proficient in MS Word and PowerPoint
  • Experience in servicing global clients preferred