General Information

Req #
100013277
Career area:
Legal
Country:
Hong Kong
City:
Hong Kong
Date:
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Working time:
Full-time

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. 

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a Fortune 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re in 180 countries, working with 63,000 brilliant colleagues and counting. And we’re known for the world’s most complete portfolio of smart technology, from devices to software to infrastructure.

With our ingenuity, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$50 billion Fortune Global 500 company, with 57,000 employees and operating in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society. By designing, engineering and building the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices and infrastructure, we are also leading an Intelligent Transformation – to create better experiences and opportunities for millions of customers around the world. 
 
Job Overview: This in-house attorney role will be responsible for advising the Lenovo Group Financial Services (LGFS) Team on all legal requirements relating to LGFS and will work with the Legal Director of Solutions and Services Group (SSG) to support the creation application of financial solutions across the SSG. The location of this role is flexible within the following geographies: Hong Kong, Singapore, or Australia. 
 Job Responsibilities (Essential functions and duties):
• Advising LGFS on a wide range of regulatory and commercial legal issues 
• provide legal support for the Lenovo Team managing Lenovo’s Financial Services external Programme business worldwide 
• provide legal support for Lenovo’s Group Financial Services Team • assist with the development of new financial solutions to facilitate sales across SSG 
• collaborate with internal and outside counsel, specific subject matter experts, and stakeholders 
 • work closely with Lenovo’s lawyers, as well as finance and DaaS sales teams in the U.S., Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. 
• advise LGFS on a wide range of regulatory and commercial legal issues 
• draft and negotiate lease finance contracts with customers and third-party funders 
• effectively engage in issue-spotting and involving legal subject matter experts within the broader corporate-level Lenovo Legal Department 
• work efficiently to supplement internal resources across Lenovo’s geographies with advice from outside as needed. 
• 8+ years’ experience corporate/commercial legal work 
• Experience negotiating commercial lease finance transactions 
• Experience with laws and regulations governing commercial lease finance (globally or with specialization in at least one region) 
• Experience in a national or global law firm, or experience as in-house commercial counsel in a global company 
• Strong negotiation skills 
• Ability, confidence, and gravitas necessary to advise leadership within the company, exercising sound business and legal judgment 
• Ability to anticipate, proactively manage and mitigate legal risks; and effectively advise on risk management and mitigation
• Ability to manage multiple projects, including transactional work and strategic projects, and set priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, global work environment 
• Ability to remain calm under pressure, to learn from experience and peers, and to be a team player
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