Job ref no.: CT3129156-01#0194
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Ltd

Head of Legal Department

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Ltd

Acts as the chief in-house legal advisor and directs the legal affairs of the bank. Provides legal counsel and guidance on the ordinary and special activities of the bank. Ensures maximum protection of the Bank’s legal rights, utilizing broad familiarity with most major legal disciplines.

Reports To: Deputy Chief Executive

Supervises: Legal staff at all levels

Position Accountabilities:

  • Provides legal counsel and advice to senior management and various departments in order to obtain maximum protection of the Bank’s right.
  • Participates in senior management and department policy deliberations. Directs the defence of the bank against suits or claims and prepares the prosecution of the bank’s claims against others. Oversees the legal aspects of banking transactions and the preparation of reports and statements of a legal nature.
  • Conducts and participates in more complex litigations and determines the appropriate legal response according to the circumstances. Represent the bank in certain litigations.
  • Represent the bank in all matters under negotiation with the regulatory bodies and advises line managers on legal aspects of business with customers.
  • Implements decision of senior management and departments by preparing documentation which complies with all legal and regulatory aspects of any proposal, working with external lawyers, as necessary.
  • Liaises with corporate counsels in other banks and co-ordinates collective action in making submissions to government and regulatory bodies.
  • Work with representatives from various departments on developing and modifying practices and procedures to conform to legal requirements.

Incumbent Requirements:

  • Possesses in-depth knowledge of company and business law and the related disciplines. A qualified lawyer with minimum 12 years experience.

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Job ref no. CT3129156-01#0194
Job Function
  • Central
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 12 years - 17 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree
  • 5-day week
  • Birthday leave
  • Competitive pay
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Examination leave
  • Marriage leave
  • Meal allowance
  • Medical plan
  • … + 5 more