Markel is a holding company for insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations around the world. The Markel Ventures group consists of an expanding group of sixteen businesses with over $2 billion in revenues. The companies within this group cross a diverse set of industries and operate with a high degree of autonomy and a long term focus.
This position will conduct legal matters for the Markel Ventures group and, as a member of the Legal, Regulatory and Compliance Department, assist Markel Corporation with a wide variety of corporate legal and compliance matters.Job responsibilities
Legal Support for Markel Ventures
Meet legal needs of a holding company of businesses, including advising on legal matters, drafting and negotiating policies and documents, preparing correspondence, analytical memoranda, reports and other documents as required.
Provide legal guidance on the integration of acquisitions into a broader corporate environment.
Engagement with Markel Ventures Business Units
Develop service oriented relationships with legal providers at business unit level and function as interaction point between those individuals and the corporation.
Help ensure the success of each business through defining clear and appropriate legal standards, and establishing confidence in legal compliance at the companies.
Corporate Compliance Function
Provide general legal advice for compliance, problem solving / prevention
Supervise the compliance function including the development and execution of the compliance program; drafting policies and procedures; delivering presentations; keeping abreast of developing legal and compliance issues affecting the corporation and its non-insurance businesses and working with other stakeholders in the organization
Legal Support for other Corporate Functions
Provide legal advice to various corporate functions and participate on multifunctional teams in support of corporate goals on a timely basis including drafting and negotiating agreements and preparing correspondence, memoranda, reports and presentations
Performance of other position-related duties as assigned
Work Experience/Skill Set
Valid Through: 2019-9-13