Job ID : 914051 Date Updated : October 19th, 2020
Well-established Multinational Company

Legal Counsel - Telecommunications Company

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 10 million yen ~ 14 million yen

Job Description

As a member of a well-established team, you will handle legal and regulatory matters and support the business teams, working with senior management.

The main responsibilities are as follows:

  • Managing legal & regulatory issues, particularly supporting business transactions
  • Negotiating contracts & agreements
  • Enhancing corporate governance particularly relating to managing legal & regulatory risks
  • Providing legal advice on products, claims and contracts related issues

The main requirements are as follows:

  • 10 years' legal experience (essential)
  • Legal experience with multinational companies
  • Native Japanese and business level fluency in English (essential)
  • Japanese law degree preferred with a solid understanding of Japanese law
  • Attention to detail, self-motivated and ability to work independently on a range of tasks
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, communication, and writing skills and effective at multitasking

For further information please contact Andrew directly, and in confidence, on 03 4540 7889 or at

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 10 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

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 10 million yen ~ 14 million yen
Recruiter Company Information

Legal Intel | Accounting Intel (Legal Intel K.K.)

Legal Counsel - Telecommunications Company - 914051

Company Description

About Legal Intel KK

Legal Intel KK is a recruitment agency specializing in the search and placement of Legal & Compliance and Finance & Accounting professionals. The company comprises 2 divisions - Legal Intel and Accounting Intel - each specifically set up to provide a dedicated service to Japanese and foreign clients in Japan.

We maintain strong relationships with mid to top-tier companies and foreign firm firms in Tokyo. Our recruitment service covers the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Retail, Fashion & Consumer (FMCG)
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Professional Services
  • Logistics

Legal Intel - Legal & Compliance Recruitment

Our Legal Intel division specializes in Japanese and foreign companies in Tokyo as well as the recruitment of bilingual support staff for leading international law firms. We are able to cover the following legal job functions:

  • In-House Counsels
  • General Counsel & Head of Legal
  • Legal Managers & Contract Managers
  • Legal Specialist
  • Legal Assistants & Corporate Paralegals
  • Law Firm Support Functions (Paralegals & Legal Secretaries)
  • Business Development / Marketing Professionals
  • Corporate Compliance Officers

Accounting Intel - Finance & Accounting Recruitment

Accounting Intel are experts in the area of commerce finance & accounting recruitment. We aim to deliver results and are able to provide recruitment solutions tailored to the specific needs of our clients.

The following are the finance & Accounting positions we cover:

  • CFO / Financial Director
  • Financial Manager / Financial Controller
  • FP & A Director / FP & A Manager
  • Senior Financial Analyst / Financial Analyst
  • Accounting Manager / Junior to Senior Accountant
  • Treasury / Treasury Manager
  • Internal Auditor / Internal Audit Manager / Internal Audit Director
  • Tax Staff / Manager

For further information on our company and our recruitment services, please visit us at, or