• Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Legal Hong Kong
  • 14 Aug 18
  • Hong Kong
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

Head of Legal, Regional Insurer

Excellent opportunity for a mid to senior insurance lawyer to step up into a leadership position

Hong Kong

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review legal agreements and other related documents including forms and declarations, marketing literature, product documents and sales materials, etc.
  • Managing and providing legal support to the board of directors
  • Liaise and coordinate with external legal advisors and internal parties
  • Review and feedback on the draft documents prepared by external counsels
  • Advise on proposals, policy terms & conditions of insurance products to ensure all are in compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Keep abreast of updated legislations in the industry
  • Handle ad-hoc projects on legal related matters if assigned
  • Manage legal and regulatory risk and protect the company's reputation and interests
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Laws and above; qualified solicitor/ lawyer
  • Minimum 10 years' post qualification experience gained in commercial sectors
  • In-house legal counsel experience in insurance/financial industry is highly preferred
  • A good team player, strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proactive, able to work in fast paced environment independently
  • Analytical and detail-minded
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese including Putonghua

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or for further information and a confidential discussion on this role or to find out about more opportunities in the in-house legal space, please contact Adrian Lam at Hays on +852 2230 7432 or email adrian.lam@hays.com.hk.

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