Legal Manager

Job title: Legal Manager
Location: City of London
Salary: GBP 60K - GBP 70K per annum
Reference: EN - PR/111521
Contact details: Mitsuo Sawai
Contact email:
Job published: January 12, 2022 18:09



Legal Manager




£60,000 - £70,000 per annum


Job profile


A Japanese global trading company is looking for a Legal Manager within their legal Dept.


Duties and Responsibilities include:


·       Review and draft contracts and other legal risk related documents

·       Manage documentation and assist the execution of transactions from a legal perspective.

·       Communicate with commercial teams and external clients.

·       Liaise with and instruct external lawyers effectively.

·       Handling legal dispute and contentious matters

·       Research legal issues and other cross border legal risk matters.

·       Handling compliance matter (including, seminar and Export Control matter).


Skills and Experience:


·       Around 3 years qualified lawyer

·       Ability to conduct business in Japanese (both verbal and written)

·       Excellent customer service and relationship management skills

·       Strong team player

·       Cooperative, flexible and “Can do” attitude

·       Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment

·       Excellent accuracy and attention to detail

·       Ability to organise data/ information efficiently and retrieve it quickly

·       Good time and task management

·       Willingness to learn and improve

·       Proactive attitude to continuous learning and self development

·       Liaison with relevant teams in Tokyo Head Quarters









35 hours per week

Mon – Fri: 09:00am - 05:00pm


Starting date


As soon as possible




Eligible to work in the UK without any restriction


About our client


Trade industry