Legal Manager - tech and media company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥8000000 - ¥15000000 per annum
Specialization: 法務・知財・コンプライアンス
Sub-specialization コンプライアンス
お問合せ Kayo Hayashi
参照 JO-1806-397511
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[Company Summary ]
Global Tech & Media Company

Responsible for duties:supporting, maintaining, organizing, and localizing contract templates; generating initial drafts of contracts and other legal documentation; obtaining signatures/seals on legal documentation; assisting with legal research; assisting with documentation for regulatory compliance; creating and maintaining information on our legal portal for business partners; and providing general administrative support to the Legal team.

・Either 5+ years of relevant experience as a staff at a multinational technology, brand/merchandising or entertainment company or law firm; or 3+ years of relevant experience as a practicing lawyer at a multinational technology, brand/merchandising or entertainment company, or a law firm.
・Experience in at least some of the following areas: commercial contracts; technology licensing; intellectual property. Additional experience in brand/merchandising, talent and production agreements, rights and clearances, or film/tv content marketing would also be preferred.
・High level of organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to prioritize and time-manage across multiple deadlines.
・Ability to work proactively, independently and reliably on multiple projects in a fast­-paced environment.
・Ability to capture and condense notes from meetings with various business and legal colleagues.
・Ability to generate initial drafts (both in EN and JP) based on agreement templates and to prepare initial drafts of amendments to existing agreements.
・Ability to work effectively and collaboratively cross-functionally, think practically and be solution-oriented.
・Fluency in English and Japanese required

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]
・Strong analytical capabilities
・Positive attitude and an ability to respond positively to change and be respectful of new ideas
・High IT literacy, proficiency with cloud­-based document and database systems preferred.
・Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
・Curiosity about how we operate our business and the market we serve in order to develop and suggest innovative solutions
・Willingness to tackle new subjects outside area of expertise
・Flexibility to work across time-zones with international offices.

[Employment Type]
Full Time Employee

[Work Location]

8 Million Yen ~ 15 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

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