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Legal Counsel

Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry: Legal
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -112019-445778
Contact Name: Rinku Goenka Saraf
Contact Email: rgoenka@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: November 28, 2019 01:06

Job description

Our client is a leading financial services group that has a strong presence globally and they are looking for a legal counsel who is well versed in knowledge pertaining to Investments, agency management and insurance products.

Responsibilities

  • Lending strategic legal and compliance support to support the company's Investment business
  • Support the business on drafting support to Agency Management (representative agreements and general corporate commercial matters)
  • Represent the legal & compliance team on the launch of new products and help to ensure best practices in the drafting of policies
  • Provide corporate secretarial support to the Chief Legal & Compliance officer on an ad-hoc basis
  • Being up to date of changes to the legal & regulatory landscape (especially with regards to MAS / LIA)

Requirements

  • Being a Singapore qualified lawyer would be a bonus
  • Minimum of 4-6 years PQE from an International / Singapore law firm (Bonus if the candidate has in-house experience in the insurance space)
  • University Degree in Law, Legal Qualification to practice as a lawyer
  • Working knowledge of MAS regulations and guidelines
  • Strong commercial outlook and great client care skills

EA Registration Number: R1656454
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105