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Job ID : 1357171 Date Updated : June 11th, 2024
Work in a team at a famous brand name

Legal Specialist - Leading Global FMCG

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 6 million yen ~ 8 million yen

Work Style

Remote Work and WFH Flex Time

Job Description

This is a brand new role working in a legal team for a major FMCG company with a long history and strong name recognition in Japan. You will be joining experienced team members to work on a range of legal matters for all brands in Japan, in English and Japanese, in a diverse company environment. The company is undergoing strong growth and requires additional legal support as its market share expands further.


The main responsibilities of the role are as follows:


  • Review, draft and amend a wide range of legal documents, including third-party vendor agreements, property agreements and licensing, among others
  • Give cross-departmental advice on legal matters relating to commercial agreements and sales & marketing materials
  • Stay up to date with industry standards and ensure alignment with internal and external regulations
  • Manage corporate documentation and registration for all group companies, ensuring compliance with internal and external guidelines and regulations



General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Native
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

The main requirements for this role are as follows:

  • Law degree from a recognised university, at undergraduate or postgraduate level
  • At least 3 years of experience in the law department of a major corporation
  • Broad knowledge of Japanese corporate law
  • Excellent communication skills, written and spoken, in English (business level) and Japanese (native level)
  • Previous experience in the FMCG sector is an advantage

For further details, please contact Andrew directly, and in confidence, at andrew@alberto-recruitment.com or 080-4434-7887




Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 6 million yen ~ 8 million yen
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.

Job Category

  • Legal, General Affairs and Public Relations > Legal, Compliance

Company Details

Company Type International Company