17 days old

Senior Counsel

GE Energy
Overland Park, KS 66204


We are the doers. The leaders. The makers. The change-bringers. We are all different, uniting to solve the worlds toughest challenges. Our teams are hungry to make history, acting with integrity to relentlessly improve peoples lives. With every weld, every sale, and every code we write we keep the world in motion. Its time to stop dreaming about the future; lets build it together.

Responsible for providing legal services, advice, guidance and counsel to insurance companies on insurance and reinsurance legal issues The Senior Counsel will provide transactional and strategic legal advice on regulatory matters and liaise with management and compliance as appropriate.

Job Description



Essential Responsibilities :





+ Provide legal advice in connection with insurance and reinsurance matters



+ Support the development and maintenance of a strong culture of compliance



+ Manage outside counsel, when brought in to assist



+ Monitor legal developments in the areas of insurance, reinsurance and compliance; develop an understanding of regulations and laws that impact the business and advise on same In conjunction with General Counsel, manage/support the management of disputes and litigations



+ Apply combined business and legal judgment to proposed deals, relationships and other issues requiring legal attention



+ Provide ongoing tactical advice and support in general matters and transactions





Qualifications/Requirements :





+ Bachelors Degree, J.D., with 8+ years experience advising insurance or reinsurance legal entities on insurance regulations and laws



+ Must be a member in good standing of one or more state bars or the D.C. bar, Kansas and/or Missouri preferred



Desired Characteristics :



+ Broad knowledge of legal and compliance risk areas associated with life and health insurance, with a focus on insurance investments



+ Prior experience in large law firm or in-house legal department



+ Able to translate legal concepts into practical business solutions



+ Strong commitment to integrity and professionalism



+ Demonstrated oral and written communication skills and the ability to identify and prioritize issues and devise solution



+ Able to work independently or with a group



+ Proven leadership and business partnering skills



+ Strong interpersonal skills able to effectively interact with senior management



+ Experience leading successful negotiations



+ Proven success and ability to set priorities and drive projects to conclusion



+ Demonstrated ability to think and lead on a strategic level within an organization



Additional Eligibility Qualifications :GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).















GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.



































GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).















































Relocation Assistance Provided: No















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Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-27

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Overland Park, KS 66204

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