Head of Legal

QBE Insurance Group

We offer a range of options to support your work/life balance, including flexible start and finish times, part-time work, job sharing, 9 day fortnight and flexible leave options.

Only considering candidates eligible to work in Asia ⚠️

Primary Details

Time Type: Full time

Worker Type: Employee

To provide independent corporate and commercial legal advice to the QBE Asia Operations within the QBE International Division managing and maintaining the internal Asia legal team and the use of external legal resource where appropriate. Also to act as Company Secretary for the Asia Advisory Board and to co-ordinate and supervise company secretary services for the subsidiary companies across the Asia Operations of the International Division

Primary Responsibilities

  • Supervise provision of legal advice from external and internal lawyers across Asia
  • Conduct supervision of company secretarial activity across Asia
  • Engage with the Asia business on their strategies and provide support for those strategies
  • Manage, maintain and develop the legal team within Asia
  • Contribute to a regime of continuous improvement to ensure the efficient use of resources in area of responsibility
  • Keep abreast of corporate and insurance law developments in all relevant Asia jurisdictions, identify potential opportunities/threats and formulate action plans/mitigation strategies
  • Act as an internal expert to provide legal advice to internal customers so that their legal needs are well serviced.
  • Work with other QBE managers and external service providers by engaging in concise and timely communication and helpful cooperation to proactively protect QBE’s interests
  • Provide independent corporate and commercial legal advice that achieves effective and efficient processes and desired outcomes
  • Contribute to the management of legal Risk to ensure minimum financial impact on QBE results and to protect QBE’s reputation
  • Project manage legal Issues to minimize the cost and risk to QBE
  • Contribute to ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, industry codes and Company policies, guidelines and processes to protect QBE’s interests

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Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

QBE Insurance Groupqbe.com

Global insurance leader with operations in 28 countries.

Working Week

We offer a range of options to support your work/life balance, including flexible start and finish times, part-time work, job sharing, 9 day fortnight and flexible leave options.

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Our Vacation Policy

We offer 31 days of PTO, including annual leave and additional flexible leave options

Remote Working Policy

We offer a hybrid remote working model.

Company Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) company contribution
  • Generous parental leave
  • Dentalcare
  • Equipment allowance
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Yearly bonuses
  • Mental Health Support

Our Team

We're a team of 14k across 19 departments:

  • business development
    490
  • finance
    488
  • engineering
    355
  • support
    278
  • information technology
    230
  • operations
    210
  • consulting
    170
  • human resources
    153
  • accounting
    97
  • +10 more teams

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Legal advice
  • Corporate law
  • Commercial law
  • Supervision
  • Risk management
  • Compliance
  • Project management

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