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Legal Consultant - 1 year contract

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Date: May 16, 2019

Location: Hong Kong, HK

Company: AIA Careers

Job Summary

 

This is a project involving the overall corporate restructuring of AIA Group; there will be a number of sub-projects arising from the overall activity, involving a variety of outcomes, including portfolio transfers of certain businesses; establishment of various holding companies and changes of control of different operating units.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work with the project teams and participating stakeholders in execution of each project assigned to them to support
  • Providing dedicated Group level legal support for a number of the projects, in some cases requiring actual drafting and review of documentation, in other cases supervising and providing oversight over activities of country counsels and/or external counsel
  • The person is expected to work autonomously and support the Senior Regional Counsel in providing group level legal support to these projects
  • The person will be expected, where required, to secure legal advices from external counsels, validate and test the advices and make recommendations to the project team and the business on the most appropriate way to structure and execute particular transactions/ projects

 

Requirements

  • Qualified solicitor with at 10 years working experience professional firms, in-house legal support and/ or compliance
  • Experience that demonstrates knowledge of large and complex transactions and ability to provide a level of quasi-project management type support in the execution of the various project
  • Excellent organizational, presentation and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to deal with and handle multiple and changing priorities
  • Good work attitude and ability to work as a larger team


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