In House Legal Counsel

Location
Dublin
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
04 April 2017
Closes
02 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Position / level
Professional
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company:

Our client is a large International Insurance Company. Their legal department is growing in tandem with their business and they are seeking to hire a legal counsel to join their team. 

The Role:

Reporting into the Chief Legal Counsel you will be an integral part of the legal function with broad responsibilities including:

  • Advising on, Irish and European insurance law and regulation, including Solvency II, the Consumer Protection Code and the Corporate Governance Code for Insurance Undertakings.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts, including distribution agreements, reinsurance contracts, supplier contracts, outsourcing agreements, intermediary terms of business, IT contracts, real estate documentation and confidentiality agreements.
  • Providing advice on corporate governance issues.
  • Drafting, reviewing and advising on policy wordings and endorsements, marketing material and client communications.
  • Managing relationships with external counsel and taking responsibility for external legal budget.
  • Advising the company on legal developments.
  • Advising on HR processes and issues.

The Person:

  • Experienced insurance lawyer interested in pursuing an in-house career.
  • Strong relationship / inter-personal skills and confidence in advising senior executives.
  • Attention to detail is essential.

Interested candidates should contact John Macklin on 01-6610444 or click APPLY.

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