General Manager Legal & Compliance

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Title: General Manager Legal & Compliance
Reference No: HRL 14
Location: Suva
Type: Full-Time
Description:

We are seeking an experienced commercial lawyer with strong commercial acumen to lead our dynamic legal and compliance team.  As General Manager Legal and Compliance, you will report to the Managing Director and be part of the Executive Management Team, with full responsibility for the legal, regulatory and internal compliance functions of BSP Life (Fiji) Limited and subsidiaries BSP Health Care (Fiji) Ltd, Oceania Hospitals Pte Limited, Suva Private Hospital Limited and Future Farms Limited trading as Rooster Poultry.

Your strategic thinking and solution-driven advisory skills are required to provide the full range of legal services necessary to meet business and strategic objectives. Expectations of the Legal and Compliance function include delivery of practical and efficient levels of service in a fast growing, competitive and regulated environment.

You will be involved in some of the most challenging and satisfying aspects of law, including commercial, corporate governance, regulatory and internal compliance, property and investment transactions, litigation, research, risk identification and contract management.  You will also act as Company Secretary on Company Boards where BSP Life has substantial shareholding interest.  BSP Life has an investment portfolio of $750m making it Fiji's largest commercial institutional investor.

This is a unique career progression opportunity and it is essential that you have the following:

  • A strong understanding and knowledge of commercial law and the business and regulatory environment in which we operate;
  • 10 years plus experience advising on commercial legal matters in an in-house or top tier law firm;
  • Sound judgment, strong leadership, collaborative and people management and team development skills;
  • A law degree from a reputable university and a current unrestricted practicing certificate.
  • Insurance and financial experience would be an advantage

This is a demanding yet satisfying role within a growing organization and an attractive salary package will be negotiated to secure a high calibre candidate.

Forward your application with your CV including at least three references to:

Managing Director

BSP Life (Fiji) Limited

Level 7 BSP Life Centre

Thomson Street

Private Mail Bag

Suva.

Applications may also be emailed to MDBSPLife@bsplife.com.fj

Applications close at 4pm on Friday, 1 November 2019.  For further information, please contact Martina Rounds on telephone 3261774.

BSP Life would like to thank all candidates who apply.  However, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


Date Posted: 16/10/2019