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Labor/Employment Counsel with top-tier IT company

19/03/2020

JO-1912-1170

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Top-tier IT company looking for a labor/employment counsel for their Tokyo office. This is a new headcount, working closely with and supporting the employment law function in Japan, and globally.

Responsibilities:
  • Providing employment related advice and support to legal, HR and management teams
  • Support internal labor law projects
  • Liaising with outside counsel in Japan
  • Liaising with global labor/employment teams
  • Implement and train employees on new labor related guidelines
  • Assisting other legal teams on corporate matters
Requirements:
  • Attorney qualification (Japan or overseas)
  • Labor/employment experience is a must. Could be open to consider candidates who have not been doing only labor
  • Minimum of 5 years legal experience in-house or in a law firm
Language:
  • Native Japanese, business-level English skills

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