Bilingual Legal Assistant

Recruiter
The Honey Partnership
Location
London (Central)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title - Bilingual Legal Assistant

About The Role

We seek an individual to report directly to the Chairman who is skilled in the culture and good at communications and marketing and also savvy about law, HR, marketing, finance and organisational process. The ideal candidate will be able to deal with comprehensive policies and guidelines, robust contracts, properly documented procedures and detailed legal and financial accounting.

Responsibilities

  • Helping develop, review, and refresh good client contracts (SoWs), employment contracts and supplier contracts. Be prepared also to help create new forms of contracts as may be required.

  • Helping the Management Board put its vision into effect by managing, updating and maintaining policies and contracts

  • Helping refresh policies and procedures, republish the handbook and train and support Employees in its use

  • Helping work with external legal and financial advisers

  • Helping reinforce best legal practice and host training sessions and respond to questions when required

  • Helping ensure our documentation, administration, record-keeping and regulatory filings, our company’s public-facing website and legal documents are accurate, verifiable and complete and in a form which may be submitted for scrutiny by auditors and other regulatory bodies

  • Looking after, refreshing and publishing our core documents: company summaries, pricelists, ratecards and terms and conditions

  • Helping promote the culture of compliance and become the central point of contact for staff on matters of compliance, Data Protection, whistleblowing, bribery and corruption and help build the company’s working practices and culture.

Location - London, UK

Salary Rate

  • £26,000 and £35,000 (including bonuses and allowances) depending on the skills and experiences

Key Skills

  • Working experience in both UK and China

  • Qualified Lawyer in China

  • In-house legal advisor experience

  • Working experience in fast growing agency environment

  • Language Skills: English and Mandarin

  • IT Skills: Microsoft office software; OS X office tools, Google Office tools

Qualifications

  • Master degree (or above) in law or relating area

  • Legal training background in both UK and China

Closing Date - 7 Feb 2018

About Honey

Honey is a creative marketing agency specialising in creative social media marketing inspired by techniques from China. We are a team of less than 20 people in London and San Francisco but providing service to global clients through a network of subsidiaries and over 50 partners, freelancers and other teams in China, Australia, Europe and the USA.