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Legal Counsel

Job Description

Position: Legal Counsel

Location: Tokyo, Japan

About the Role:

As a Legal Counsel, you will provide legal support to my client's operations in Japan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead attorney for Power trading agreements.
  • Support acquisitions, divestments, and new business projects.
  • Provide legal support to the business.
  • Represent the company and manage external counsel.
  • Incorporate legal considerations into business activities.
  • Collaborate with the legal team globally.
  • Contribute to the company's broader business agenda.
  • Maximize benefits, minimize risks, and support energy transition projects.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Fluency in Japanese.
  • Relevant legal experience.
  • Japanese law qualification (an advantage).
  • Experience in Power trading and new business development.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong business and legal skills.
  • Analytical, communication, and interpersonal abilities.
  • Expertise in balancing business interests.
  • Creative issue resolution and risk management skills.