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Beijing, 11, CN

Senior Legal Counsel


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role


A member of Asia Legal & Compliance team with primary focus in advising legal issues relating to Swiss Re’s operation in China. Swiss Re currently operates composite reinsurance business, as well as primary property & casualty insurance business in China. This role will focus on supporting Swiss Re on various activities in China to deliver our long-term China Ambition, and advising various cross Business Unit collaborations, operating platform, technology and data initiatives.

The principle accountabilities include:

•     Provide legal advisory support to Swiss Re’s operation in China

•     Advise on strategic cross Business Unit growth themes in China

•     Advise on operating platform initiatives in China

•     Advise on research and innovation activities in China, technology and data initiatives

•     Provide local legal support on designated Group activities in China, including investment projects and corporate social responsibility activities

•     Handle general corporate matters and enhance corporate governance in China.


About the Team


Asia Legal & Compliance team.


About You


•     Bachelor's degree or above in law and legal qualification in China

•     Minimum 10 years of relevant in-house or private practice experience

•     Attention to details and ability to work independently

•     Good communication and cross-cultural skills

•     Fluent in Chinese and English

•     Strong business acumen

•     Managing work efficiently including proper prioritisation


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Reference Code: 100267 


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