City of London , London
Be one of the first ten applicants
QBE’s European Operations, which accounts for over 27% of QBE Group turnover, is a leading specialist in London market and European commercial lines business. Active in both the Lloyd’s and company market, QBE offers considerable diversity to the broking community. We are a socially responsible company and give our customers the ability to invest a portion of their premiums in environmentally and socially beneficial projects.
We are looking for a Legal Counsel to join a dynamic in-house legal team. This is a rare opportunity to join the legal team of QBE International, offering opportunities to advise and support Executive Management, the Insurance and Reinsurance business and other key functions (such as Finance, Treasury and Risk) on a wide variety of matters.
As a Legal Counsel for QBE, you will advise on a wide variety of legal matters supporting and working with the team’s senior lawyers in areas as diverse as corporate, commercial, distribution, treasury and employment disputes. You will also be able to work on a number of discrete matters without direct senior lawyer involvement, and will evolve to have your own client relationships, supervising the team’s trainee or paralegals where appropriate.
- Experience in a leading City law practice or in-house, ideally at an international London Market Insurer, Reinsurer or Broker
- Financial services sector experience
- Ability to recognize areas of legal and regulatory risk and recommend solutions appropriate for level of experience
- Common sense approach -consider legal issues without losing sight of the business objective
- Academics and technical ability
- Project management skills
- A team player with excellent interpersonal skills
- Down to earth and a good communicator
- Confidence to act independently and make technical decisions within competence, with ability to judge when to seek advice
- Experience of direct client contact
At QBE, we view our people as our most precious asset. We understand the importance of fostering a work environment that is responsive to the changing needs of today's workforce. QBE aims to build a workplace that is fair and inclusive because we want to attract and retain the best people to do the job. Search for QBE on Vercida to learn more about our Diversity and Inclusion programmes and policies.
- Legal Matters
- Legal Issues
Shortlisted Shortlist Share job
Bank or payment details should never be provided when applying for a job. For information on how to stay safe in your job search, visit SAFERjobs .Report this job
Get Job Alerts
Apply now Shortlisted Shortlist Share job
About this company
Legal Counsel - Full Time - Wimbledon, South West London £40,000 - £52,000 per annum London, London Senior Legal Counsel - Full Time - Wimbledon, South West London £47,000 - £64,000 per annum London, London Legal Counsel £55,000 - £65,000 per annum City of London, London Legal Counsel £60,000 - £80,000 per annum London, London Legal Counsel £80,000 - £100,000 per annum London, London Legal Counsel £75,000 - £85,000 per annum London, London Senior Legal Counsel £90,000 - £95,000 per annum London, London
Legal Secretaries Diploma Course Distance learning, self-paced £600 Legal Secretaries Diploma Webinar Classes Online with live classes £700 Legal Secretaries Diploma Course - Evening Class Blended (classroom and online) £800 View Legal secretary courses
Function: Legal Closing Date: 29/05/2020 Job: Senior Legal Counsel – Real Estate(12 Month FTC) Location: Hammersmith, London Virgin Media is a fast-paced business where no two days are the same! ...
London £70K - £80K Legal Project Manager, London, Legal, £70K - £80K A global law firm based in London are looking for a Legal Project Manager on a permanent basis. The salary range is between...
OffOnSend jobs like this to my email Job description: CHILDCARE LAWYER PUBLIC SECTOR NORTH LONDON 3 MONTHS THEN ONGOING This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Solicitor to join a busy...
We are looking to recruit 2 Legal Counsels to join our Legal Team and assist the Deputy General Counsel to support the organisation across a broad range of legal issues and encourage applications...
Location: Royal Cornhill Hospital AB25 2ZH Grade: Band 4 Category: Administrative Services Salary: Band 4 (£22,700 -...
Red Marker is a global LegalTech pioneer, with offices in London, Sydney and New York, looking to appoint a specialist business developer to build its clientbase in the UK and Europe. Red Marker...
Function: Legal Closing Date: 29/05/2020 Job: Senior Legal Counsel – Real Estate(12 Month...
London £70K - £80K Legal Project Manager, London, Legal, £70K - £80K A global law firm based in...
OffOnSend jobs like this to my email Job description: CHILDCARE LAWYER PUBLIC SECTOR NORTH...
We are looking to recruit 2 Legal Counsels to join our Legal Team and assist the Deputy General...
Location: Royal Cornhill Hospital AB25 2ZH Grade: Band 4 Category: Administrative...
Red Marker is a global LegalTech pioneer, with offices in London, Sydney and New York, looking...