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Legal Counsel - Corporate/Commercial

 
  • Legal Counsel - Corporate/Commercial 
  • In-House - Top ASX Listed Organisation
  • Sydney CBD – Competitive Remuneration 

Client Details

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a corporate lawyer to join the in-house legal team of a global insurance company. Reporting into the General Counsel, this role will be responsible for providing legal services on a broad range of commercial legal issues, supporting all areas of the business including retail insurance, commercial insurance and underwriting.


Description

Your responsibilities will include:
 
Drafting and negotiating contracts and commercial agreements. 
 
  • Providing advice across a variety of matters including financial services, insurance, privacy, consumer and competition law, IP and employment law.
  • Drafting and editing contracts and arrangements including service agreements and customer contracts
  • Reporting and staying abreast of legislation effecting the business
  • Building relationships with key internal stakeholders and external panel firms.


Profile

Key Requirements:


  • Ideally 2-5 years’ PAE in general corporate law gained within a top-tier, mid-tier or in-house role.
  • Preferably knowledge of insurance lawyer, including Chapter 7, consumer and competition law, contract law and ASIC guidelines
  • Strong analysis and interpretation skills
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Proven ability to work well autonomously and as part of a team. 
 
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large 0434 294 665.