Manager for Legal and Compliance

Tokyo Permanent ¥11,000,000 - ¥15,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • The chance to work for a leading global automotive company.
  • Take responsibility for all legal matters of an international renown brand.

About Our Client

A world leading automotive company, with an globally renown name, which stands for quality and reliability, as well as modern technology and innovation. You can expect an international work environment, in a team of experienced legal professionals.

Job Description

  • Legal advisory of key business departments and high seniority management
  • Managing and improving of compliance processes and IT systems
  • Development of compliance training programs, to assure the compliance to the Japanese law of the company
  • Cooperation with oversea offices and external law offices
  • Drafting and reviewing of commercial contracts

The Successful Applicant

  • At least Bachelor of Law (LLB) or similar from Japanese university, or previous experience 3+ years in the legal department of a company in Japan or law firm
  • Japanese native level and English business level proficiency
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proactive mind set
  • IT skills (esp. Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel)

What's on Offer

  • Good salary package (13M JPY), and interesting benefits (rental car for free, employee discount, health insurance, housing allowance and more)
  • Good work-life-balance through low on average overtime, flex time without core time and hybrid working style

  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement inside of Japan and abroad

  • Change to work in an international environment
Oliver Schulz
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Phone number
+81 3 6832 8986

Job summary

General Counsel - In-house
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Job Type
Consultant name
Oliver Schulz
Consultant phone
+81 3 6832 8986
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.