Senior Corporate Lawyer, Insurance

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Excellent Package on Offer
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Oct 2016
Ref
147385TB
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

The group centre legal team of this established insurance company deals with UK, European and worldwide issues affecting the group.  Part of the function is a monitoring role over the international M&A activity and the assistance of a senior level lawyer is required within this area. The work is complex, transactional corporate work you will be working on large scale M&A, investments, capital structuring, financing and policy advisory work. You will also be involved in complex projects and corporate governance issues. This is a high profile role within a small, award-winning, high profile team and you need to be confident in dealing with senior management such as the CFO and CEO, quickly getting comfortable working with the board and at executive level. You must be flexible in attitude to deal with anything that comes across the desk, keeping regulation at the forefront. 

For this role we are looking for a mid to senior level lawyer who is technically excellent and self sufficient. You need to be ambitious and speak with confidence and have lots of personality. You should have a positive attitude and drive. You will ideally come from a corporate law background and industry experience is not necessary. Insurance lawyers with experience of corporate work will also be considered.  You should have top law firm training and be 5-7 years post qualified.  You should be confident and out going in order to build relationships with the business. You should not be averse to occasional travel. Excellent career progression and the highest package within the industry are on offer in a company with many opportunities.

For more information please call Tracy Brown on 0207 936 8915 or email tb@barclaysimpson.com