Job ID : 916607 Date Updated : July 3rd, 2020
Varied role with a global market-leader

Legal Manager - Large Multinational

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 8 million yen ~ 10 million yen

Job Description

The main responsibilities of the role are:

  • Managing corporate legal matters such as company structuring, joint ventures and any M&A activity
  • Formulating standard procedures for managing company exposure to legal risk
  • Internally promoting legal and compliance training on issues such as antitrust, FCPA, UK anti-bribery
  • Managing contracts in English and Japanese
  • Providing any legal advice to company management and business teams

For further details, and in strictest confidence, please feel free to contact Andrew directly on 03 4540 7889 or at

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Law degree from a recognised university or law school
  • More than 5 years' experience in the legal department of a major corporation, preferably from the manufacturing or trading sectors
  • In depth experience handling contract negotiations and drafting in English and Japanese
  • Experience of a foreign company or academic environment (desirable but not essential)
  • Native-level fleuncy in Japanese with at least business-level English

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 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




Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 8 million yen ~ 10 million yen
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.

Hiring Company Information

Company Type International Company
Recruiter Company Information

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

Legal Manager - Large Multinational - 916607

Company Description

About Legal Intel K.K.

Legal Intel K.K. 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 Japanese and foreign companies across a broad sector and foreign law firms in Tokyo. Our recruitment service covers the following industries:

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

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