Our client a leading reinsurance company is looking to hire an assistant general counsel on a 3 day a week, part-time basis. Reporting to the Group General Counsel in the US, the role is to join a global legal team providing advice on a variety of (re)insurance legal and compliance issues and helping to manage legal and compliance risk for the London branch and a global subsidiary. The position will work with Legal Department colleagues in the US and their European office, as well as business representatives in the UK and globally.
You will be joining a fast moving organisation in awide ranging role. The role will be mainly focussed on a non-contentious workload- covering both life and non-life reinsurance issues. Including drafting and advising on a wide range of legal agreements, advising on regulatory and other legal matters including corporate restructures, competition, trade sanctions, data protection, intellectual property, insolvency and scheme issues and anti-money laundering queries.
This is an excellent opportunity to work autonomously as the sole legal for the UK, heavily supported by their European legal team.
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