Assistant General Counsel - Texas Plan

At HCSC, building a talent engine for the future is a key priority because we recognize that as our business evolves to reflect the changing world, we must adapt our workforce to meet this challenge. Additionally, with "excellence" one of our core values, we are focused on improving our success measures and delivering the best possible customer experience.

This Assistant General Counsel will serve as a member of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas plan counsel team, with primary focus on leading legal review of legislation and regulatory rule making. This position will support review of insurance product filings and will take the lead on insurance code and other state regulatory issues required. The successful candidate must be a self-starter and a creative, strategic thinker with excellent judgment and substantive experience in managed health care and insurance with the ability to support the business.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Law degree from accredited law school and licensed to practice law in the State of Texas (or eligible for admission as in-house counsel).
At least 10 years' experience as a practicing attorney at a law firm or in-house with insurance or healthcare experience
Demonstrated ability to function as a self-starter and value-add contributor in a fast-paced practice.
Demonstrated ability to deliver creative, business-focused solutions and/or alternatives to complex network matters.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated commitment to operating in a strong team environment, and working collaboratively on cross functional legal teams.
Highly developed risk assessment and decision making skills and abilities, including the ability to think strategically on legal and business issues to deliver quality and timely legal advice and services to mitigate risk and provide proactive business counsel.
Excellent time management and organizational skills, along with ability to manage shifting priorities and demands.

HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Requirements: Expertise Legal Job Type Full-Time Regular Location TX - Richardson


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