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Legal Counsel

Sellick Partnership - In House
England, London
£95000 - £105000 per annum
Closing date
9 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Barristers, In-House
Experience Level
Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas

Job Details

Legal Counsel

Insurance Company


Hybrid working


£95,000- £105,000

About the Company:

Sellick Partnership are currently working with a major subsidiary of one of the world's largest reinsurance companies, who are looking for a Legal Counsel to join them on a permanent basis.

The successful Legal Counsel will be joining a supportive in-house legal team and have the ability to work closely with a trainee solicitor on the team. The Legal Counsel will be able to work flexibly out of the company's office in London.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Legal Counsel with experience in insurance and corporate law to join one of the world's largest insurance businesses, which will offer further opportunities for progression down the line. This position will also give the Legal Counsel the opportunity to work closer with senior leadership and stakeholders of the insurance business.

As a Legal Counsel, your role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Providing legal advice and support on a range of matters including primary insurance law, corporate law, and commercial law
  • Supporting the legal function with corporate governance related matters
  • Drafting, negotiating, and reviewing Data Use Agreements and insurance distribution services with third parties

Experience and Qualifications required by the Insurance Company:

  • Legal qualification, ideally UK qualified
  • Knowledge in UK insurance law, financial services regulation and markets.
  • Demonstrated experience in insurance regulatory and corporate law, with contract drafting and negotiation skills
  • Experience in corporate governance matters in a financial service regulated firm
  • Work in large projects
  • Knowledge of SII requirements and experience in dispute resolution, arbitration, data protection or insurance regulatory environment outside of the UK is desirable but not essential

Benefits to the Legal Counsel:

  • 10 % bonus
  • 10% pension
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Private medical insurance

How to apply for the Legal Counsel role:

If interested in this exciting role, apply now! If you would like to know more information about this brilliant opportunity, please contact Zac Carter, Chelsey Newsom or Danielle Twiss at our Manchester office.

Synonym titles: Commercial Solicitor, Corporate Solicitor, Insurance Lawyer, In-House Lawyer

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.


About Sellick Partnership (Legal)
We place lawyers and paralegals into companies across London and the Home Counties, working closely with companies across the Media, Retail, IT/Technology and Services sector, many of which are in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250.

We place legal professionals on an interim, contract and permanent basis at all levels, and look to attract candidates already working within the sector who are seeking a new challenges as well as those moving into the in-house sphere from Private Practice.

Our consultants have a focused, specialist approach, working within one sector to become the subject matter experts in their field. We work hard to ensure we fully understand the market and the upcoming trends.

For further information on the services that we provide or for a confidential and impartial conversation on your recruitment needs please contact our legal team on 0203 741 8189

Company info
0203 741 8189
Sellick Partnership Group Ltd
16 Upper Woburn Place
United Kingdom

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