Consultant Laura Kavanagh
Date posted 06 December 2018 2018-12-062019-02-04 legal Level 3 Custom House Plaza 2, IFSC Dublin 1 Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.ie https://www.robertwalters.ie/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A leading insurance and re insurance company is seeking to recruit a legal counsel to join their legal and compliance team in Dublin. The role will be dealing with a wide range of legal, regulatory and commercial matters in supporting the business.
Key responsibilities of the legal counsel:
- Providing legal advice in the context of key business projects
- Reviewing and advising on regulatory insurance and investment matters (in particular the application of Solvency II)
Reviewing and negotiating various contracts with a strong desire to develop legal and business skills including with insurance and reinsurance agreements
Assisting with and advising on general legal matters relating to the company
Draft a diverse range of insurance/commercial agreements and documents in order to support the variety of businesses within the Group
Managing direction and control of external legal counsel, ensuring maximising efficiency's of work performed
Review, update and improve policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulation
As the legal counsel you will have 5+ years’ experience in insurance with a commercial approach to issues and solutions (this level of experience is intended as guidance only and does not preclude someone with more or less experience from applying for the role). You will be able to to work with others, gain co-operation and build relationships. Strong attention to detail is required, along with the ability to prioritise own workload and work to deadlines.
If you are interested in the legal counsel role based in Dublin, please apply today or contact Laura Tierney on the contact details provided for more information.