Core Business Services – Administration Assistant (Legal, General Counsel Office) Core Business Services – Administration Assistant  …

Ernst & Young Hong Kong
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
to be discussed
Ernst & Young Hong Kong
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
to be discussed
Core Business Services – Administration Assistant (Legal, General Counsel Office)

The Greater China General Counsel Office (GCO) is dedicated to providing proactive and quality legal support to EY Greater China services. The General Counsel Office is instrumental in delivering these commitments through hands-on, technical legal work, involvement with internal clients and management and leadership qualities. This role is exercised in a manner that exemplifies the EY values at all times.


This position is responsible for supporting the Legal Counsels within the General Counsel Office (GCO), by performing a wide variety of legal research, preparing documents, and providing necessary assistance to the Legal Counsels. You’ll conduct legal analysis of important issues affecting the industry and/or the organization. These Issues can be related to industry trends, changes in legislature or cases that are being worked on. 


In this role, you’ll receive regular direction from the appropriate Legal Counsel and your work is assigned by the Legal Counsels.



  • The incumbent will be responsible for providing secretarial and administrative support to our Partner and Directors of GCO, liaising with other departments and handling correspondences

  • Provide daily work support for the Managers and Senior Managers, including meeting arrangement, travel arrangement

  • Help Legal Counsels prepare articles/ materials for presentation, by researching current law

  • Help organizing signing of internal documents

  • Provide coordination support for some programs or systems


To qualify, you must meet the following requirements

  • Diploma holder or above with formal secretarial training

  • At least 6 years’ relevant experience in supporting senior management

  • Hands on PC skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Chinese word processing

  • Good command of spoken and written Chinese and English, proficiency in Mandarin will be an advantage

  • Independent, detail-minded and well-organized

  • Able to work independently and a good team player

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


What we look for

We’re interested in professionals who enjoy promoting the people agenda in organizations and change initiatives, bringing people issues and challenges to the forefront. You’ll need the confidence to keep the people agenda front and center, and the interpersonal skills and communications savvy to do this in a way that integrates well with executive priorities and objectives.


Ideally, you’ll also have

Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines


What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our services. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and hospitalization benefits, group life and personal accident insurance, annual leave and Mandatory Provident Fund and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you


 About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, knowledge and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.