||Assistant Legal Counsel
||■Draft, review and manage contracts with retailers, suppliers and all other third parties.
■Provide timely practical legal advice and support.
■Identify risks and working with the business to develop risk mitigation solutions.
■Support major tenders and contracts across the business.
■Providing legal and compliance training to the business and functional teams.
■Review, creating and updating of new law or amended law, legal precedents, procedures and processes.
■Review marketing claims in the regions to analyse risk of legal challenge in market.
■Handling advertising complaints for and against the business.
■Support HR on the handling and resolution of employee issues including conduct of disciplinary hearing and any subsequent industrial tribunal hearings.
■Update relevant company policies and executing compliance program.
■Handle until settlement all commercial disputes involving the business (including litigation and ADRs) and managing appointed external counsel.
||■Legal qualification in Japan and/or any jurisdictions is strong advantage.
■Experience in multi-national global company or international law firm is preferred.
||■3+ years experience in Legal function or in law firm.
■experience in contract review and management.
■basic knowledge of advertisement related law, Anti-monopoly law, HR related laws, UKBA, UK Modern Slavery Act, GDPR, Personal Information Protection Act.