Duties & Responsibilities:
An excellent opportunity to join the statutory body which regulates and promotes the development of the securities and futures markets in Hong Kong. This legal executive role involves providing a range of support to lawyers in the Commission’s Legal Services Division across a wide variety of litigation and advisory work. The key focus will be to conduct legal research and draft research notes, and to provide substantive assistance to prepare cases for court and tribunal hearings including some drafting work.
You must have: excellent legal research and drafting skills, including the ability to prepare clear and concise research notes, correspondence and simple court documents; good attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule; an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and good computer skills in Word, Excel, Acrobat and Powerpoint. You must have a good law degree. Relevant work experience in a law firm and experience in court-related work including knowledge of applicable rules and procedures in civil and criminal proceedings would be an advantage.
Please quote the reference and apply by 22 October 2021 with details of qualifications, previous experience, current and expected salary to:
Securities & Futures Commission
54/F, One Island East,
18 Westlands Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong
(E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org)
All applications will be handled in strict confidence by authorised personnel and will only be used for recruitment related purposes. Applicants who do not hear from us within six months from the application deadline may consider their applications as unsuccessful. All information on unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed after six months.
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