Assistant General Counsel (Insurance)

Job Title: Assistant General Counsel (Insurance)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: ML/AGCINS/132
Contact Name: May Lim
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 15:06

Job Description

  • Global financial institution with an award-winning legal team
  • High visibility role
  • The position will give you a breadth of work scope

This is an established insurance company looking for a legal counsel to support the General Counsel based in Singapore.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide legal advice to the business and corporate functions on laws and regulations
  • Prepare, draft or vet contracts relating to any transaction/project/initiative in a timely manner and ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Assist in internal audit reviews and MAS inspection/audits.
  • Provide support to business for litigation and dispute resolution by giving legal advice, reviewing and drafting responses and collaborating to achieve a positive outcome for the Company. This includes claims disputes submitted to the Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre (Fidrec).
  • Assist counsels with legal support for any initiatives introduced within the APAC region

Key Requirements

  • Preferably Singapore qualified with at least 5 years PQE
  • Possess relevant in-house experience ideally from a financial services sector
  • Able to produce high quality of work in drafting and able to multi-task
  • Highly meticulous, ability to work independently

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