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Assistant General Counsel; Global Investment Insurance Company

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: West Des Moines
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 4/27/18
  • Sector: Insurance, Compliance, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 27/04/2018
A leading investment life insurance firm is in search of an Assistant General Counsel who will be able to join a team of legal professionals in the firm’s West Des Moines, Iowa office.  The Assistant General Counsel will provide legal support with regard to all corporate and transactional matters and counsel business partners on complex and routine legal questions relating to various corporate, insurance, regulatory, securities, investments, and business issues.

The Assistant General Counsel will be responsible for:
  • Assist the General Counsel to ensure the Company’s compliance with applicable SEC laws and regulations and NYSE rules
  • Directly supervising the legal department
  • Providing legal support with regard to 1934 Act compliance and reports, investments, litigation, and communication with insurance regulators
  • Advise on the legal aspects of the Company’s financing and other contracts and agreements
 The Assistant General Counsel should have the following qualifications:
  • JD
  • 5+ years of legal experience in-house or at a law firm
  • Prior management or supervisory experience
  • Strong knowledge and familiarity with SEC rules and regulations
  • Ability to review, analyze and provide legal advice regarding complex business issues and documents
 Company Benefits/Overview

The firm offers a full benefits package including health, life, dental, and vision along with a great 401K plan. They also believe in having a work-life balance as they want to invest in their employees. This is definitely a job that you would like to know more about!