- JN -082023-1944303
- Aug 02, 2023
- ¥20M +
Dynamic/innovative fintech company at forefront of revolutionizing the financial industry is seeking talented/experienced Head of Legal to join and help shape the future of the organisation.
- As the Head of Legal, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the legal integrity and compliance of operations. You will provide strategic legal counsel to our executive team and lead a dedicated legal department.
- Developing and implementing legal strategies to support business goals and growth initiatives.
- Overseeing all legal matters, including contracts, regulatory compliance, intellectual property, data protection, and corporate governance.
- Advising on complex legal issues related to financial products, services, and transactions.
- Collaborating cross-functionally with other departments to identify and mitigate legal risks.
- Managing and mentoring a team of legal professionals to ensure high-quality legal support across the organization.
- Monitoring changes in laws and regulations and proactively advising the company on potential impacts.
- Representing the company in negotiations, disputes, and regulatory interactions.
- Qualified lawyer (preferably in Japan).
- Minimum of 8 years of experience practicing law, with significant experience in financial services, fintech, or technology.
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills in both English and Japanese.
- Familiarity with international legal frameworks and regulatory trends.
About our client
Japanese fintech company with a growing business in Japan and looking to expand operations abroad.