Just Legal | Legal & Compliance Search and Recruitment for the Japan market

Head of Legal & Compliance – Global Healthcare Company




Our client is a major global healthcare company looking for a head of legal and compliance. 

  • Overseeing all Legal & Compliance matters for the company in Japan
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts in English and Japanese
  • Conduct Compliance training for all employees
  • Work closely with senior management, advising on legal and compliance risks and strategy
  • Managing a small team
  • 10+ years of legal experience
  • Law firm or in-house experience
  • Lawyer qualification in Japan or overseas
  • Medical industry experience is a plus, but not a requirement
  • Management experience is a plus, but not a requirement
Preferred Skills:
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work in a hands-on role and fast paced environment 
  • Self-motivated and results-driven individual
  • Native Japanese, Business Level English


For more information about the position, please email Lionel Vanello directly.