Provide legal support on day-to-day Hong Kong regulatory compliance, advising on requirements under the Hong Kong Listing Rules and Securities and Futures Ordinance with respect to financial reporting, notifiable transactions, connected transactions, disclosure of material non-public information, disclosure of interests and other matters, and preparing and / or commenting on relevant documentations (e.
g., annual / interim reports, announcements, size tests, circulars, DI forms, etc.); Secondary Responsibilities
Advise generally on corporate governance matters relating to Hong Kong, including board, board committee and shareholder matters;
assist in monitoring developments and assist in tailoring governance practices to meet the board’s needs and investor expectations;
assist to prepare meeting papers and minutes;
Assist in the preparation of annual and interim reports and relevant documentations of the Company, including announcements, circulars and ESG reporting with support from company secretaries;
Potentially help supervise offshore corporate secretarial team on statutory compliance of all offshore subsidiaries, including annual reporting and other statutory and regulatory filings, and maintenance of corporate minute and other records, including preparation and record keeping;
Support international commercial legal requirements;
Assist in responses to regulatory investigations;
Assist in corporate commercial matters;
Assist in any ad hoc projects.
Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 3 - 6 (+) years of PQE in corporate law and regulatory compliance with a leading law firm and / or major Hong Kong listed company;
Strong knowledge of the Hong Kong Listing Rules, Securities and Futures Ordinance and the related regulatory compliance requirements;
Strong experience with public company reporting and compliance, and corporate governance issues and practices;
Track record of commercial and corporate legal practice;
Highly motivated self-starter, good team player;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, highly organized and keen attention to detail;
Fluent English and Mandarin, Cantonese proficiency required.