Purpose of Role :
To provide Legal support to Consumer Business in India , supporting Customer Development Function, Professional Marketing , Drafting Contracts, Litigation and supporting / working closely with Law Department members. .
Partner with India legal team, in providing pro-active legal support to Consumer India business.
1. Compliance and Corporate Governance : assisting, coordinating, monitoring and handling mandatory corporate compliances under Company Law for the legal entity(s) and portfolio associated there with including.
Maintenance of statutory registers.
Filing of statutory forms / returns with Registrar of Companies.
Issuance of certified copies of resolutions and other documents to stakeholders.
Paperwork for conducting Board and Shareholders meeting.
2. Tax advisory and litigation : assisting and helping in research, draft replies, supporting client requirement on tax issues under Customs laws including HSN classification, import and export procedures, concessional duty benefits for imports under FTA, Foreign Trade Policy matters, GST and co ordinating for legacy litigation portfolio.
3. Records maintenance : to maintain records related to Corporate Governance, RBI / FEMA filings and tax litigation.
Law Graduate, with two / three years of experience in the functional area, with commitment and interest to develop career as in-house Lawyer.
Ability to work confidently, persuasively and gain the respect and trust of other senior managers.
Strong interpersonal communication skills.
Consistently deliver performance and continue to grow.
Also needs to have : Excellent professionalism, commitment and integrity,Easily interacting with others, creating a good impression and being approachable.
Ability to maintain focus; work with various cross functional teams.