Siemens Healthineers, Head of Legal, South Korea

Job Description

What are my responsibilities?


  • Provide business-oriented solutions and advice to the management as key stakeholder in the Korean country organization.
  • Advise all business areas and corporate departments on legal questions and issues, including drafting, reviewing and negotiation of all legal documents and transactional support on key deals and projects, in order to mitigate risk exposures to SHS.
  • Support in the area of data privacy (in particular, incident management, and expertise management);
  • Legal Support in compliance related matters (e.g. investigations, anti-trust law).
  • Conduct or facilitate in-house legal training as required by the business and other corporate departments.
  • Managing litigations, arbitrations, disputes and claim management process including liaising with and supervising external lawyers;
  • Support in the area of data privacy (in particular, incident management, and expertise management);
  • Communicate and engage with external stakeholders including governmental authorities and regulators.
  • Perform corporate secretarial duties relating to board of directors and shareholder meetings. 
  • Undertake such duties as and when assigned by the Head of Legal and Compliance Asia Pacific.

What do I need to qualify for the job?


  • Bachelor degree (or higher) in law with at least 8 years PQE from a leading law firm or MNC
  • Admission to the bar in South Korea or the US
  • Good analytical and drafting skills, organized and committed to deadlines
  • Strong negotiation skills and experience, with keen ability to evaluate all legal implications with a focus on solutions and results
  • Robust personality with high levels of energy and drive
  • Self-motivated, with an ability to work under pressure and to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic corporate environment
  • Adaptable and commercially minded team player with a collegial personality
  • Professional ethics and high level of integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with high level of proficiency in verbal and written English and Korean
  • Willing to travel for negotiations and stay in close contact with the business
  • Healthcare background advantageous
  • Compliance experience is a plus




Job ID: 195570

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthineers Ltd.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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