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14/05 Chandra
CEO at Consult ShekharPandey

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Vice President - Legal - BFSI - LLB (6-12 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 1095322

VP Legal

Seek People from Premier Law Colleges only. BFSI experience a Must

Provide analysis and counsel on a range of legal issues, including corporate issues, business structures and models, M&A, property related issues, employment issues, insurance and reinsurance

Drafting and review of contracts and related documents for delivering service to clients and for procurement of goods and services, which inter-alia includes NDA, MSA, LIA, TOBA, international TSA, etc. bearing in mind requirements emanating from insurance laws. Experience of dealing with cross border group entities would be added advantage

Negotiate terms of contracts with internal and external stakeholders

Analyse a broad range of complex laws and regulations affecting the operations of the Company including those arising from corporate structures and business models

Develop companys strategy in defending end enforcing suits.

Engage outside counsel on complex legal issues, and supervise and coordinate all work sent to external law firms

Develop a network of outside counsel to advice and represent the Company in consumer forums and other adjudicating forums

Deal with enforcement agencies like police, CBI, ED, IT authorities, as and when required

Anticipate and identify legal issues that concerns the organization and develop legal strategies and solutions, to mitigate exposure to the Company.

Manage reviews and audits by internal & external auditors, IRDAI, etc. from a legal perspective.

Identify and assess emerging changes in legislative & regulatory landscape impacting business and take corrective action including creation of new processes and systems.

Create playbooks and standard templates for new business requirements.

Educate the business teams from time to time on legal ways of working.

Prepare MIS to keep management and Board informed of critical legal issues

Keep up to date records of all deliverables and documents

Key Skills :

Excellent drafting and effective negotiation skills.

Practical lawyering acumen, including the ability to balance risk and commercial imperatives.

Efficient, ability to prioritize workload and multi-task.

Tested project management skills.

Detail-oriented and able to function well independently,

Collaborative mindset with ability to work in diverse local and international setting.

Ability to interact and communicate effectively with all levels of staff, including senior management and external stakeholders.

- Ability to manage team members and lend supervisory support to junior colleagues

- 8-10 years of in-house experience

- Experience working in an MNC in India

- Knowledge of general corporate law and insurance law.

- Experience handling high volume of contract review, drafting and negotiation

- Experience of handling employment and commercial litigations Insurance industry experience preferred.

- LLB from a reputed law school

- Additional qualification in insurance/finance/secretarial practice is desirable

Education/ Qualification - LLB with additional qualification (preferable but not mandatory)Roles and Responsibilities

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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