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SHL L&C Senior Legal Counsel

Shanghai, China
Legal & Compliance

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English (UK)

Job Description

We at Siemens Healthineers™ are committed to helping healthcare providers globally to succeed in today's dynamic environment. We are inspired to transform the way things are done –because we want what is best for our people, our customers and ultimately the health of mankind. While we are invested in engineering excellence – leading-edge medical technologies and services, we don’t stop there. We're also deeply invested in our 46.000 people with the hearts of pioneers and minds of engineers, highly committed and connected in this industry. And as we strive to shape the future of healthcare, our overall success will depend on our ability to continuously reinvent ourselves.

 

If you are ambitious and change makes you thrive, help transform Siemens Healthineers into a learning organization.

 

-    Ensuring effective legal risk management (operational focus) by

§ proactively identifying them and bringing them together with a proposal for the solution to the attention of the business partner

§ applying entrepreneurial and legal view point in order to mitigate risks and to realize opportunities which otherwise may have been missed.

                    

-    Counseling Business Partners in assigned area by

§ gathering the facts

§ analyzing independently the legal framework

§ bringing in specialists if necessary

§ providing appropriate advise

§ assuming responsibility in order to contribute to success of business.

 

-    Managing legal proceedings by

§ gathering facts

§ analyzing legal situation

§ setting up strategy

§ bringing in specialists if required

§ liaising with external lawyers

§ effectively managing costs in order to mitigate risks and exploit opportunities.

 

-    Managing claims both offensive and defensive by analyzing the contract and setting up the strategy in order to optimize business position.

 

-    Effective legal control of agreements and tenders within assigned area by

§ drafting, reviewing and negotiating all types of agreements

§ taking responsibility for LoA legal risk assessment (if applicable) in order to safeguard opportunities and to identify and mitigate business risks.

 

Share legal knowledge within LC community and with Business Partners by

  • Ensuring effective legal risk management (operational focus) by

      • proactively identifying them and bringing them together with a proposal for the solution to the attention of the business partner

      • applying entrepreneurial and legal view point in order to mitigate risks and to realize opportunities which otherwise may have been missed.

                            

  • Counseling Business Partners in assigned area by

      • gathering the facts

      • analyzing independently the legal framework

      • bringing in specialists if necessary

      • providing appropriate advise

      • assuming responsibility in order to contribute to success of business.

         

  • Managing legal proceedings by

      • gathering facts

      • analyzing legal situation

      • setting up strategy

      • bringing in specialists if required

      • liaising with external lawyers

      • effectively managing costs in order to mitigate risks and exploit opportunities.

 

  • Managing claims both offensive and defensive by analyzing the contract and setting up the strategy in order to optimize business position.

     

  • Effective legal control of agreements and tenders within assigned area by

      • drafting, reviewing and negotiating all types of agreements

      • taking responsibility for LoA legal risk assessment (if applicable) in order to safeguard opportunities and to identify and mitigate business risks.

         

  • Share legal knowledge within LC community and with Business Partners by

      • providing up-to-date knowledge tool, training materials and sessions in order to maximize the benefit of best in class legal community and

      • proactively providing trainings to Business Partners

         

  • File reports on material legal risks and proceedings in order to meet the internal risk control and capital market requirements by

      • collecting, summarizing and updating data to inform on relevant risk

      • using IT-Tools and experience in risk evaluation

 

  • Manage outside counsel by

      • selecting and retaining them

      • clearly instructing and supervising them

      • taking decisions in consultation with the external lawyers

      • managing costs (e.g. create proper budget, agree on fixed fees, caps, rates, negotiate rebates, check invoices)

in order to achieve cost efficiency and high quality and timely legal advice.

 

This position may suit you best, if building learning organizations is your expertise and you have extensive experience with Top Management Learning and Leadership Development.

  • At least 5 years of professional working experience in related industries;

  • Strong collateral leadership; Be able to effectively work with team members and with cross-function partners; Experience with European or American law firms or multinational companies is preferred.

  • Fully educated lawyer with excellent academic background. At least a bachelor of law degree, and preferably also a master or doctor of law degree from an accredited European or American law school. Bar admission is a must


Job ID: 91776

Organisation: Siemens Healthineers

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time





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