In-House Company / Commercial Lawyer (part-time), Insurance

Recruiter
Location
London, City of London, England
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
CXK 25695
Sector/Practice Area
Corporate, Commercial contracts
Vacancy Type
Lawyers
Contract/hours
Part time

A new opportunity has presented within the Legal team of a leading Lloyd's Managing Agent, located in the heart of the City. The client is looking for an experienced company / commercial lawyer with a minimum of 5PQE to join on an initial 6 month contract basis, but with the opportunity for the contract to be extended or potentially become permanent. The client would ideally like this individual to join on a part time basis but is flexible as to how this working arrangement is structured.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing legal assistance to all areas of the business, including other members of the Legal Team in a mentoring capacity. Particular emphasis is given to advising senior management, underwriting teams and claims' handlers. You will advise senior management on new business opportunities, commercial contracts, company and corporate matters as well as reviewing, and advising underwriters on policy wordings and product development, and providing assistance to claims handlers on claims' queries and management of disputes. There will be some involvement to a lesser extent in advising on compliance, employment and tax issues, company secretarial duties etc.

You will be expected to interact with and provide high quality, commercially minded, advice to senior management, board members and company employees. The ideal applicant will have excellent commercial awareness and demonstrate the ability to make prompt decisions and show a proactive approach.

For further information or to apply please contact Clare King at SSQ: clare.king@ssq.com