The Corporate Legal Group of American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) is seeking an Associate General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary to join its legal department in New York. This position will report to the Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for AIG.
The AGC’s primary role will be to advise and assist with corporate governance matters, SEC and other regulatory disclosures (including Section 16 filings), and assisting the Corporate Secretary with corporate governance and advising the board of directors of a Fortune 75 public company. This position manages a team of 8 individuals comprised of attorneys and paraprofessionals.
Specific responsibilities include:
Advise on legal issues with respect to corporate governance
Advise on shareholder management and assist with shareholder engagement
Provide legal advice and oversee establishment of policies to support subsidiary governance as well as ensure corporate compliance by parent-managed subsidiaries
Advise generally on U.S. corporate law, SEC disclosure and regulatory matters
Draft and advise on AIG ’34 Act disclosure filings
Oversee administration of AIG’s Insider Trading Policy
Oversee Section 16 filings for directors and executive officers
Advise on executive compensation issues and oversee preparation and filing of annual proxy statement, including legal advice on inclusion of any shareholder proposals
Oversee preparations for the annual shareholder meeting
Advise on Regulation FD and Regulation G issues, including material press releases, investor presentations and other Corporate Communications and Investor Relations matters
Support Marketing, Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, Treasury and Finance teams
Perform other related duties and ad hoc projects as required
12+ years of legal experience with a major law firm or relevant in-house experience, with a demonstrated focus on corporate governance and securities disclosure
Significant hands on experience managing corporate boards and advising on corporate governance topics
Extensive SEC disclosure experience (both ’33 and ’34 Acts) - insurance industry specific experience a plus
Top academic credentials and excellent written and oral communications skills
Strong organizational and project management skills
Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on collaboration
Proven leadership abilities
Experience managing diverse high functioning teams
JD required – Admitted to a US Bar (preferably NY)
Internal Number: JR1902415
About American International Group, Inc.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Building on 100 years of
experience, today AIG member companies provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance,
retirement products, and other financial services to customers in more than 80 countries and jurisdictions. These
diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage
risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Additional information about AIG can be found at www.aig.com