Head of Legal

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥15,000,000 - ¥20,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • Act as a head of legal on topics like setting, developing and leading strategy.
  • The chance to lead the legal function for an energy company at country level.

About Our Client

At the forefront of sustainable energy solutions, this pioneering entity leads the charge in driving a greener and more efficient future. Leveraging cutting-edge technologies and a deep-rooted commitment to environmental stewardship, it offers a comprehensive range of solutions that power industries, cities, and homes with renewable energy sources.

Job Description

  • Review contracts, agreements, and legal documents.
  • Identifying potential risks and proposing appropriate measures for mitigating them.
  • Offer counsel on corporate governance matters, intellectual property issues, employment law, and other legal aspects relevant to the organisation's operations.
  • Risk Management.
  • Dispute Resolution and Litigation.

The Successful Applicant

  • Fluent in Japanese and business level in English.

  • Previous experience in practising contract, corporate law either as an associate at a reputable foreign or Japan law firm or in a major MNC.
  • A Bachelor of Law degree

What's on Offer

  • The chance to develop your career in a international leading company.
  • Attractive compensation package.
  • Good WLB thanks to remote work possibility and flex time without core time.
  • Positive and warm working atmosphere in an experienced team.
Kiho Inouchi
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Phone number
+81 3 6832 8686

Job summary

General Counsel - In-house
What is your area of specialisation?
Energy & Natural Resources
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Kiho Inouchi
Consultant phone
+81 3 6832 8686
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.