Corporate Counsel

FourQuarters

A leading general insurance firm is currently recruiting a legal counsel to join their team after an internal promotion

  • Instantly recognizable Australian brand
  • Growing both locally and internationally
  • Broad role covering all aspects of legal
The Business

A very large locally grown general insurance business who have recently done some international acquisitions and have a household name. The role has come up to replace the person promoted to a company secretarial role.

The Role

Working as part of the legal team as well as the wider compliance team, your role will include:
  • Provide legal advice across the group on various Acts and regulations
  • Assist with external legal engagements
  • Keep up to date with insurance law
  • Assist the company secretary in preparation of board reports
  • Guidance on governance issues
  • Policy development
  • Ensure compliance to obligations and maintain the framework
  • Investigation, Reporting and Analysis
  • WHS responsibilities
  • Ad-Hoc duties
Skills and Experience
  • Legal degree and hold current Australian practicing certificate
  • 3+ years’ post qualification experience
  • Relevant experience in financial services – general insurance highly desirable
  • Advice across international jurisdictions will be highly regarded
  • Sound experience in providing legal advice and support of company secretary duties
  • Hands on approach
  • Excellent communicator and presenter
Apply online or through Reed Davies at rdavies@fourquarters.com.au