Senior Group Legal Counsel Governance & Corporate

Our client is a major player of insurance.

In order to reinforce the Global Legal Team, he recruits a Senior Legal Counsel Corporate & Governance in Paris who will be the referent for legal topics (i.e.. corporate and Solvency 2 regulations) and to support the activity of the legal team on some of these issues at group level.


Directly reporting to the Global Head of Legal, the Legal Counsel will be responsible for :

Corporate Law and Fit & Proper :

In coordination with the Risk Management, Audit and Finance teams, ensure the follow-up of the corporate life of a company :
- Preparation of the Board of Directors’ meetings,
- Ensure Board Secretariat,
- Ensure compliance with all governance requirements,

• Responsible for Fit & Proper (for instance, prepare templates of top managers / functions submitted to regulator in coordination with Compliance team).

Regulatory / Solvency 2 :

• Drafting Solvency II reportings for legal and regulatory aspects (governance memorandum).
• Lead legal & regulatory watch and conduct impact assessment.
• Interact with the regulators

Intragroup transactions :

• Provide assistance on legal organization:
- In the context of corporate reorganization and structuring (merger-absorption operations, securities transfer transactions…).
- Give support for intra-group contracts etc.