Senior Legal Counsel, Life Insurance - Argyll Scott Asia - Hong Kong

Job Highlights
Reputable Life Insurer
Legal Counsel
Growth plan in Hong Kong and Asia
Job Description

Argyll Scott is partnering with a leading life insurance company to look for a high-calibre senior legal counsel.

Responsibilities

Support the business lines in all types of contract negotiations, drafting and reviewing relevant agreements, focusing on implementing and improving standard forms, checklists and other control tools for efficiently managing legal risks of the company
Advise in insurance related legal matters, including, drafting and vetting insurance policies, information sheets, marketing material, inbound & outbound insurance and distribution matters
Independently advise manage the legal aspects of new initiatives and projects
Oversee litigious complaints, ombudsman and litigation matters
Provide legal advice at all levels of the organization with a focus on insurance law, general business law, corporate law and technology/data privacy related issues; coordinate with external counsel on the above referenced matters as and when required
Perform legal monitoring in relation to the above

Requirements

A fully qualified lawyer in Hong Kong with minimum 8+ years post qualification experience working within the legal department and ideally relevant previous private practice experience
Experience working in Life Insurance companies
Well organized, self-motivated and have a strong ability to work on their own initiative
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skill
Possess excellent relationship building, communications, negotiation and convincing skills
Fluency in Cantonese and English (written and spoken), fluency in Mandarin would be a plus

Please apply directly or reach out to Karen Yung at kyung <@> argyllscott.com.hk /+852 3695 5184 for this opportunity.

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Additional Information
Career Level
Senior
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
N/A
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Job Functions
Insurance, Professional Services, Legal & Compliance
Company Overview
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