head of legal - insurance company in Hong Kong

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contact
faye zheng, randstad hong kong
job type
permanent
salary
HK$ 80,000 - HK$ 100,000 per month

job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
legal
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
HK$ 80,000 - HK$ 100,000 per month
experience
8 years
reference number
91M0150379_1605663338
contact
faye zheng, randstad hong kong
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job description

about the company. My client is one of the biggest Insurance and Investment Group, who is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join the team. about the team. Reporting to General Counsel, you will be leading a small team of lawyers to provide the legal support to all business units and departments on different projects, new business initiatives and development of the Company. about the job.
  • You will draft, review and negotiate legal documents, including insurance product documents, investment and commercial contracts
  • You will analyze and advise on the legal impact of new or changes in existing legislation, rules, regulations, guidelines concerning the businesses and operation of the Company
  • You will review and update existing internal policies and procedures, manuals and guidelines in view of the changing legal environment to the extent that the businesses and operation of the Company are concerned
  • You will liaise with and instruct external lawyers on a wide range of legal and compliance issues. Monitor quality of legal services provided by external lawyers
  • You will handle any other legal-related responsibilities and ad-hoc assignments
skills & experiences required.
  • You need to be a qualified Hong Kong lawyer with at least 8 years PQE
  • You need to familiar with Insurance Companies Ordinance, Securities and Futures Ordinance, Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance, Companies Ordinance and Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance
  • You need to be fluent in written and spoken English & Chinese (including Putonghua)
  • Equivalent working experience from insurance industry is highly preferredin, other financial institutions will also be considered
  • Good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills are essential

Please click the link to apply for this role. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact Faye Zheng at + 852 2232 3467 or email: faye.zheng@randstad.com.hk

skills

Inhouse Legal Counsel, Qualified Lawyer, Insurance Industry

qualification

Qualified Hong Kong lawyer with at least 8 years PQE

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree