Sr Legal Adviser - General Insurance - In House

  • Job Reference: 67786IH
  • Date Posted: 29 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Commercial Contracts, Insurance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our Client

A leading financial services business seeks to appoint a Senior Legal Adviser c 6 + PQE with a financial services/ insurance background to join a well-established in house legal team

The Role

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Legal Adviser to work in a business facing role handling the following work :-

Provision of a broad range of commercial and legal advice to the business,

Managing a workload which includes a diverse set of products (home, motor, marine, SME and Life/Protection products) and stakeholders at all levels within the organisation up to Board level;

Advising on and drafting distribution deals with Intermediaries and MGAs (TOBAs, DAAs, Co-insurance arrangements, Partnerships and MGA arrangements);

Legal advice on existing and new commercial arrangements and distribution deals, including , competition law, data protection, IP and general commercial agreements

Implementation and delivery of in house training for the Retail business areas

Manage external resources on large projects working alongside other members of the Legal and Company Secretariat function as well as Compliance and the Data Protection Teams.

Provision of regulatory and risk management advice to the business

The Candidate

To be considered for this exciting in house role, offering the post holder an exciting and varied workload and long term career development, the successful candidate will be expected to have a solid commercial background,

Preferably with In house experience in a financial services environment with an Insurer or Insurance Intermediary, experience in insurance distribution work would be desirable but not essential.

In return you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package, training and a career development programme

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.