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Legal Counsel, Insurtech

Job Title: Legal Counsel, Insurtech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Corporate Governance, Insurance, Legal
Salary: HK$840000.00 - HK$1020000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -112019-446106
Contact Name: Karen Yung
Contact Email: kyung@argyllscott.com.hk
Job Published: December 02, 2019 20:38

Job description

Argyll Scott is partnering with one of Hong Kong's first leading Insurtech firms to look for a high-calibre legal counsel to support their insurance business.

Job Description

Responsibilities

The role will assist the General Counsel to:

  • Provide legal advice on corporate level to the overall business (including virtual banking, Insurtech and other financial services) and operational matters;
  • Manage the legal aspects of projects, particularly relating to Insurtech strategies;
  • 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;
  • Review, draft and negotiate agreements, legal documents and correspondences related to new business, digital and Insurtech initiatives;
  • Prepare relevant template for the legal team for future purpose;
  • Support the business lines in all types of contract negotiations, drafting and reviewing relevant agreements, focusing on implementing and improving standard forms and templates for future purpose
  • Conduct legal research and co-ordinate in ad-hoc projects

Requirements

  • Qualified lawyer in Hong Kong with life insurance/insurance brokerage related experience
  • Post-qualification experience gained with a reputable law firm or in-house environment
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese including conversational Putonghua
  • PRC qualified will be a plus

For further details about this position, please contact Karen Yung at +852 6517 3838 or kyung <@> argyllscott.com.hk

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