Senior Legal Counsel
Broad scope of legal and compliance work
Aggressive regional expansion plans
About Our Client
Our Client is an international insurance company, a clear market leader in the segment they operate in. They are expanding in the Asia Pacific region and as a result of the business growth, there is a newly created role based in Singapore to start the Legal function for Asia Pacific region.
Reporting to the Global General Counsel, you will provide commercially focused legal support and advice to the business. This includes identifying and resolving legal issues or considerations to safeguard the growing business against any risk while building meaningful working relationships with diverse stakeholders including commercial, services, business teams and external counsels. You will also ensure compliance to regional regulatory requirements and play an active role in ensuring a strong corporate governance culture.
The Successful Applicant
You are a qualified lawyer with at least 8 years PQE, with a strong understanding and experience in the insurance and/ or financial services industry. A hands-on, independent and driven individual with the aptitude and attitude to learn, you possess strong communication and interpersonal skills. Fluency in the Korean language would be advantageous due to frequent interaction with the market.
What's on Offer
This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career with a growing international organization in a regional role. You can also expect a varied and broad spectrum of work.