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Legal & Compliance Specialist

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Kangnam-gu, KR


Employment Type: 1-year fixed-term contract (contract period can be extended)

Business Unit: Legal & Compliance

Reports to: General Counsel APAC

Location: Seoul, Korea (Hybrid)



As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. Our elite sales team is made up of passionate, dedicated professionals, delivering the most advanced medical technologies to patients in need. By collaborating extensively with leading healthcare professionals you’ll see first-hand the impact you have on individual lives - one patient at a time. 



The role of Legal & Compliance Specialist is to provide compliance advice and support to the business. The role also entails providing day-to-day legal support to our Korean business, in collaboration with the broader Asia Pacific Legal & Compliance team and outside counsel. You will be required to liaise with multiple stakeholders including sales and marketing teams, the Korea leadership team, the APAC legal and compliance team and external stakeholders. 



  • Provide legal advice and support on business operations and growth initiatives
  • Provide compliance guidance on business initiatives, analyses alternatives and solutions to the business 
  • Be the legal and compliance subject matter expert for the business to enable business growth in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, compliance policies and industry code of practice
  • Partner with relevant stakeholders to implement the Korea legal and compliance program and address the local specific risks of Korea
  • Support the Global Compliance and Audit teams in conducting audits for Korea
  • Work with Global and APAC Compliance regarding compliance management and initiatives
  • Other projects and tasks as required



Functional Expertise

  • Legal background with compliance experience in the medical device or healthcare industry in Korea
  • 5-8Y PQE
  • Stays up to date in area of expertise and demonstrates use of that knowledge to successfully achieve goals and objective



  • Working proficiency in both Korean and English


Relationship Building & Collaboration

  • Establish and maintain strong relationships internally and externally 
  • Contributes to a culture of respect, diversity and inclusion
  • Works effectively with others across the team to achieve goals


Customer Focus

  • Identify customer needs and ensure the effective delivery of high-quality solutions and services that meet or exceed customer expectations
  • Able to balance and meet compliance and commercial requirements


Planning & Execution

  • Maintains well organized files and reports.
  • Plans and prioritizes work and influences other stakeholders to meet established deadlines.
  • Makes sure all parts of a job are completed in full, within deadlines, including follow up plans and paperwork.



  • Responds resourcefully, flexibly and positively when faced with new challenges and demands.


Leadership/Supervisory competencies:

  • Ability to engage the team to execute a shared Vision.   
  • Ability to Plan and Execute to business objectives.
  • Engage with leaders across the organization to understand their business and provide insights that Influence business outcomes.
  • Lead Courageously by confronting problems directly, taking action and being decisive to support organizational success.
  • Build credibility and trust with key stakeholders and across the broader business through solid Relationships.
  • Proven Resilience with an ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, demanding environment.
  • Anticipate, assess changes in business, external environment and customers and drive meaningful innovation.
  • Demonstrates our Values by actively contributing to a culture of integrity, respect, diversity and inclusion.



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