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Philips Legal Counsel in Shanghai, China


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Be part of the transforming journey of Philips, reinforcing risk management as a core competency and contributing to Philips’ acceleration in Greater China.

You are responsible for

  • Provide legal advice and services to the Philips units in China for both Health Systems and Personal Health as well as support to projects

  • The work will concentrate on the legal support for enabling functions and health tech business

  • Identify, prevent and respond to legal and compliance risks

  • Training, implementation, and enforcement of the Philips General Business Principles

You are a part of

The Greater China Legal team.

You will report to Head of Legal, Greater China & Japan.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor in Law with 5 to 7 years' work experience;

  • International in-house or private practice experience

  • Our preferences:

  • solid private practice experience in an international law firm

  • admitted to the PRC bar

  • overseas educational or professional experience

  • Good communication skills in Chinese and English

  • Strong willingness to grow and highly self-motivated

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .

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