Legal Counsel - Insurance Technology

High Exposure - legal counsel hire focused on technology contracts for a major insurer and generalist legal work. The company is going through a system change so they are implementing a new contracts system.

SGD Rate $‎88000.00 - $‎100000.00 Yearly 80,000 - 100,000 SGD per annum Industry Insurance Services Location Singapore Type Permanent Ref JO-1811-919018 Posted 42 days ago

Job Description

About the Company

Leading insurance business with a global presence and exposure in 7 countries in Asia Pacific. They are undergoing internal and external change and will be a strong contender in their markets in 2019

About the Role

Reporting to the Vice President Legal, you will assist to manage and oversee the legal aspects of our organisation and the regional business units. You will keep up with the changing business needs and legal/compliance/regulatory requirements to provide clear and accurate advice on contracts, M&As, joint ventures, partnerships, corporate work and compliance matters. You will also safeguard the organisation’s interests and contribute to improving its legal and regulatory control environment.

Duties:

  • Provide commercially and legally sound advice and support to the organisation and its business units in the region
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts and other legal documents relating to services, software, licensing, cybersecurity, IT and other technology related subject matters
  • Give advice on regulatory and compliance matters including anti-corruption, personal data protection laws, and cybersecurity
  • Provide updates on new laws or changes in laws
  • Work with appointed external service providers/legal counsels; monitor and manage legal costs, quality and service
  • Work with the appointed Corporate Secretarial firm to administer corporate matters/proceedings

About you
  • Legal Degree with at least 4 years experience either in a law firm or in-house role
  • Experience in Technology contracts - drafting, reviewing and negotiating is mandatory
  • Good knowledge of the Personal Data Protection Act and cybersecurity laws, with capability to advise on it
  • Familiarity with MAS guidelines on Outsourcing, Technology Risk Management Guidelines, and Fintech/Insurtech is preferred

About the culture

This is a highly autonomous role with a direct line into the head of legal and head of the business. Whilst they are a large organisation they promote ideas and changes giving people to develop their aspirations in accordance with business needs

Please contact Mike Hallett at mikehallett@hydrogengroup.com or apply below to register your interest.
EA Registration Number: R1871862 Hydrogen Group Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8140 #LI-MH1 #LI-9
  EA Registration Number: R1871862 Hydrogen Group Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8140 #LI-MH1 #LI-9

Mike Hallett Managing Executive

"Managing the team responsible for the recruitment of legal, risk and compliance professional primarily in Singapore and SEA"

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