Associate ~ Corporate Commercial (Mandarin Speaking) LEGCA32270

Synopsis

Our client is a reputable Sandton based law firm looking to employ an Associate/Senior Associate in their Corporate Commercial team. The successful candidate will form part of the Asia Group, will not be required to draft documents but assist the team with their mandarin communications, and will assist the firm with their business development.


Minimum Requirements

• Qualified attorney with min 1 year post-qualification experience,
• Candidate must understand the corporate commercial process,
• Interest in handling large project development and business development transactions,
• Mandarin speaking - not negotiable,
• Client facing experience and the ability to understand and respond effectively to client needs,
• A commercial approach and an ability to negotiate effectively,
• A collaborative attitude to working within large teams and with colleagues at all levels.


Role Description

• Responsible for providing legal advice necessary and for assisting with the firms business development.
• Responsible to provide legal advice necessary for corporate law/corporate governance matters.
• Supporting and participating in the negotiations of the terms and conditions, etc.


City: Sandton

Salary: TBD

Duration: Permanent