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Assistant Manager/Manager, Legal Counsel


Job Field: Legal
Location: Shanghai, CN, 200000
Company: BASF Asia Pacific
Job Type: Experienced
Job ID: EN_CN_25290

We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We have over 110,000 employees connecting around the world. For you, this means an almost unlimited range of job opportunities, career development and lots of potential to continue learning . At BASF we believe strongly in the power of connected minds.


BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With major investments in Nanjing, Shanghai and Chongqing, BASF is one of the largest foreign investors in the Chinese chemical industry, and maintains the BASF Asia Pacific Innovation Campus in Shanghai as a research and development hub for the Asia Pacific region. Objectives Protect BASF Group’s legal interests and provide legal advice on daily operation matters and ensure legal compliance within BASF Group. Main Tasks

  • Providing legal advice to BASF group companies and business units in China on daily operation, including: reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts and other legal documents on daily operation; and advising on compliance and regulatory issues; and advising general managers and company secretary on meetings and company secretarial issues.
  • Advising and negotiating China investment projects, including: merge and acquisition (M&A) activities, including conducting legal due diligence and negotiating and drafting contracts, locally implementing of global M&A activities; handling establishment or restructuring;
  • Advising new laws and legal environment concerning the BASF Group’s business strategy, business model modifications and new business opportunities;
  • Providing legal training, e.g. contract law training as well as compliance program training.
  • Providing legal and administrative support to Senior Legal Manager, BASF China and collaborating with other legal counsels in China and other regions.


  • Bachelor degree or above in Chinese law; overseas legal study is preferred.
  • At least 5 years working experience in law firms and/or multinational companies' legal department.
  • Excellent English and Chinese in both writing and speaking.

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