Legal Director

Location Tokyo
Discipline Human Resources and Office Professionals
Job type Permanent
Salary negotiatable
Reference 36564


Global IT solution provider



-Be the central point of contact for legal support

-Draft and negotiate complex SaaS/Cloud agreements in support of sales transactions

-Resolve legal issues and contract interpretation matters that arise in existing commercial relationships 

-Work with business executives and other departments’ stakeholders on a broad range of complex legal, business, and strategic issues as they arise

-Tasks will be varied, and may include intellectual property, drafting documents, M&A execution and developing policies and processes that will scale as the company grows. 



-Fluent in both English & Japanese

-10 + years of relevant experience preferred, with at least 6 years in-house.

-Ability to handle complex contractual legal issues with little to no supervision.

-Excellent written/verbal communication and negotiation skills.

-Knowledge of US revenue recognition rules a plus, especially in Cloud and SaaS.