SE2 is an innovative technology and services provider to the Life and Annuity Insurance industry. We have the heritage of a core L&A insurance company, Security Benefit, and with capital investments from Eldridge Industries, we have evolved to one of industry’s leading digital Life & Annuity platforms. Our vision is to further transform into a leading cloud based product provider & service provider. We are investing in new capabilities and are starting to make acquisitions to further build out our ecosystem.
SE2 is looking for a General Counsel who can be part of the leadership team and work with us to execute our transformation vision. The GC will be responsible for advising senior management with respect to the legal implications of all major decisions, strategies and transactions of SE2.
Serves as a key adviser to the CEO on issues of SE2 governance, risk management, SE2 growth, policy implementation, internal and external communications relating to sensitive matters, strategic planning and execution, and acquisitions/M&A.
Lead all aspects of commercial contracts and technology transactions; privacy and data security matters; labor and employment and litigation matters; as well as legal operations; intellectual property; real estate; mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other strategic partnerships and investments and other global frameworks applicable to SE2
Provide legal & strategic advice in thinking about new product development and market expansion
Support the corporate secretarial function, including preparation of notices, agendas and materials for board of directors and committee meetings
Lead and manage all outside legal counsel engaged to represent SE2
Strong academic credentials and J.D. from an accredited, top-tier law school
10+ years’ experience of high quality, business focused, commercial and technology-orientated legal experience
Current member in good standing of a state bar, (i.e. Kansas, Texas, or New Jersey)
Preferred experience in a legal function as GC/Deputy GC at a technology company, preferably in SaaS, cloud, software, communications, etc.
Practice with an established law firm
Experience with corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, employment law, compliance and privacy law
Experience with insurance industry is a plus, but not essential
Ability to calibrate risk to support innovation while appropriately protecting the company
Strong communication and social skills, and team orientation
A bias towards action and the ability to work well in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment
SE2, an Eldridge Industries business, is a leader in technology-driven third-party administration services for the U.S. life and annuity insurance industry. Come join a recognized leader in third-party administration and experience a global, fast paced, fun and rewarding work environment. We offer excellent career progression and competitive compensation and great benefits, including health/dental insurance, parental leave, profit sharing, 401(k), incentive/bonus opportunity and tuition reimbursement. Visit our website at www.SE2.com for more information. Apply by completing the online application. EOE.
Internal Number: GENER02659
About SE2. LLC
SE2, an Eldridge Industries business, is a leader in technology-driven third-party administration services for the U.S. life and annuity insurance industry. SE2 has a proven track record in delivering platform led transformations for the life and annuity insurance industry. SE2 uniquely combines the maturity and peerless industry knowledge of its 125+ years of life insurance industry heritage with its end-to-end digital platform to enable the rapid launch of new and innovative products through existing as well as digital channels. SE2 currently administers nearly 2 million active policies on behalf of its 25+ clients. SE2 has over $100 billion in assets under administration and handles more than 200,000 new business applications annually.