Insurtech 3 month Contract Role Legal Counsel German Speaking Remote working

London (Central), London (Greater)
Daily Rate PAYE
21 May 2021
18 Jun 2021
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas

A leading Global Insurtech expanding in EMEA  is seeking a Legal Counsel for a 3 month project: 

Role Focus: responsible for delivering a device protection insurance for the Austrian market.

  • Advising the business on the structure, legal and regulatory requirements of the deal
  • Working with the business to develop the legal aspects of the deal in an agile environment
  • Interacting with the customer-facing distributor of the product and the insurance carrier
  • Drafting and negotiating all requisite documents along the value chain with the distributor and the carrier, including all customer facing documents
  • Drafting and negotiating agreements with supply chain partners
  • Liaising with Austrian counsel on discrete aspects of Austrian law and requirements

Role Requirements:

  • You will have a deep understanding of European insurance distribution law and regulation.  Knowledge of the specific aspects of Austrian insurance distribution law is desirable but not required
  • You will have extensive experience with drafting and negotiating the documents required to deliver the project, including with clients, carriers and suppliers and customer-facing documents
  • You will preferably have some knowledge of European data protection laws and practices
  • You will preferably have some knowledge of reinsurance agreements
  • You will likely have worked in a B2B2C or B2C insurance distribution environment
  • You will be able to work in a fast paced, agile environment
  • You will be self motivated and able to drive and deliver the project during the course of the engagement


  • 5+ years’ experience in a B2B2C or B2C insurance distribution business or in the insurance/insurance regulatory team of a law firm
  • Experience with commercial agreements
  • Fluent business English both orally and written
  • Fluent business German is preferable