In House Legal Counsel - Interim

  • Job Reference: 69283
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: guildford
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Market pro rata
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Financial Services, Insurance, In House
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email: marian@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE COMPANY

A major international insurance company.

THE ROLE

The Legal Team is currently seeking a qualified solicitor or barrister with at least 4pqe to join as an in house Legal Counsel on an interim basis for up to six months.


ABOUT YOU

Ideally, you will have experience of general insurance work, either in a law firm or in-house with an insurance company, although individuals with a strong regulatory background will also be considered.

You will be involved in handling issues on terms of business, policy documentation, distribution and affinity agreements, outsourcing and services agreements, panels, pools, brokers, agents, reinsurance, novations and commutations.

You will need good day to day knowledge of Financial Services regulatory bodies and practices including ICOBS, PERGS, introducer appointed representatives and financial promotions.

Some knowledge of other regulatory/compliance aspects e.g. passporting, FSCS, FOS, Solvency II, data protection, competition law (e.g. Block Exemption) and IT work is advantageous.

Fast start ideal.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.