AIG Assistant General Counsel in United States
Your future team
Under direct supervision, this role is responsible for assisting in a variety of routine legal matters at the corporate or business unit level and in implementing special projects with guidance from and supervision by more senior attorneys.
Your contribution at AIG
As an influencer at AIG, people come to you as a “go-to” source for help and support because of your deep knowledge and expertise. As a more experienced team member, you are capable of driving continual improvement and impacting the way that things get done. Because of your influence, whether direct or indirect, we are able to deliver powerful outcomes for our clients.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist General Counsel in providing advice and counsel to business and operations team on proposed and existing local laws and regulations with emphasis on their impact on short term and long term strategic plans.
Prepare, review and advise on all contractual arrangements involving insurance transactions and operational matters.
Liaise with the officer of the Office of Insurance Commission and/or Ministry of Commerce and/or any other government agencies as necessary.
Assist General Counsel in managing significant non-claim litigation as agreed with senior management. Coordinate with outside attorneys to define and implement strategy for litigation. Provide necessary information to outside attorneys and review pleadings, litigation strategy and strength of legal position.
Assist General Counsel in corporate secretary works and administrative works.
Support HR on issues relating to employment law.
Provide legal assistance to claims department if necessary.
Support General Counsel, both on routine and ad hoc operations.
What we are looking for
Master’s degree in law preferred
Minimum 6 years of experience in legal
Work experience on non-life insurance industry preferred
Possess excellent English writing, listening and speaking skills
Strong communication skills to all levels of employees
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and Power Point skills required
Positive attitude at work and good team player
It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.
At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission – creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives.
To learn more please visit: https://www.aig.com/about-us/diversity-equity-and-inclusion
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Estimated Travel Percentage (%): No Travel
Relocation Provided: No
AIG Insurance (Thailand) Public Company Limited (Thailand)
We're a leading global insurance organization with operations in approximately 80 countries and jurisdictions. We provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement solutions, and other financial services to support our clients in business and in life through our General Insurance, Life & Retirement and Investments business units.
What unites us across all of these offerings is our commitment to helping individuals, businesses and communities prepare for and respond to times of uncertainty. Whether serving those facing natural disasters or millions of Americans striving for a financially secure retirement, we have the specialist expertise to help clients better manage risk.
We’re also committed to doing the right thing for our people and the communities where we work and live. It’s why we seek to offer what matters to our ever-diversifying team - like flexible and creative work environments, professional growth opportunities and forums to advocate for one another and incite change. We encourage employees to give back to the causes they care most about, supporting these efforts through our Volunteer Time Off and Matching Grants Programs.
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