Commercial Lawyer- Insurance

Hays Legal
England, London
Up to £75000.00 per annum + bonus
19 May 2021
16 Jun 2021
Samantha Harris
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas

Commercial Lawyer- Insurance

Your new company

Leading global provider of bespoke insurance solutions for businesses of all types. The business has grown to become a multinational property and casualty insurer with one of the most diverse underwriting portfolio's in the market. They have over 2,000 employees in 38 offices in 25 countries. The central London office is open for employees who wish to go in, they are in the mist of writing their remote working policy and it's expected there will be some remote working post-pandemic.

Your new role

You will be joining a legal team of 5. The Legal Counsel will primarily be responsible for drafting, reviewing and negotiating contract terms and conditions. Key duties will include:

  • Drafting and reviewing of binding authority agreements, TOBA's, claims handling agreements, and a variety of supplier agreements including IT related agreements.
  • Providing advice and guidance to Company Market entities' on a range of matters, including legal, compliance, governance, regulation, operational and company secretarial

What you'll need to succeed

  • Qualified lawyer. 4-7 PQE (as a guideline)
  • Experience within Financial Services, ideally insurance
  • Experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating insurance related agreements
  • Experience in implementing new regulation in large European insurance Groups

What you'll get in return

  • £75,000 base salary and 15% discretionary bonus
  • Private medical and dental
  • Pension contribution 6% employer and 3% employee
  • Very generous annual leave, 30+ days and Bank Holidays
  • Flexibility for remote working

What you need to do now
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