Assistant General Counsel, Asia (Insurance)

Job Title: Assistant General Counsel, Asia (Insurance)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 180000 to SGD 250000
Contact Name: May Lim
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2020 08:36

Job Description

  • You will have a good level of autonomy for this role
  • Working closely with senior management
  • Excellent role for those who thrive in a challenging environment

This is a global financial services company in the business of insurance and consulting looking to hire an Assistant General Counsel for their APAC business based in Singapore.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for providing legal advice and support to the Asia business
  • Working closely with the support functions in the region on various projects
  • Prepare all legal contracts and agreements including drafting, reviewing and facilitating negotiations 
  • Provide legal and regulatory advice and support to the internal business of varying matters including litigation, employment disputes and data governance 

Key Requirements  

  • Singapore Qualified lawyer with at least 5 years PQE, ideally with relevant experience working in a financial services company
  • Strong analytic capabilities and written and oral communication skills
  • A self-starter and pro-active in taking initiatives
  • Commercial-minded, solutions-oriented with a pragmatic and creative approach
  • Able to adapt and multi-task to meet deadlines


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