• Legal Counsel Jobs in Netherlands - 23664755

  • SWISS RE SHARED SERVICES
  • Netherlands
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  • 5 - 8 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

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Location Amstelveen, NH, NL

Legal Counsel iptiQ EMEA

About iptiQ

Become a part of a growing and dynamic entrepreneurial team within the established Swiss Re Group iptiQ is a start-up unit, established to provide innovative protection solutions directly to consumers Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competences that are key to driving forward this new business; working closely with our partners and clients Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible to people Our motto is now life is easier for everyone For us this means making life insurance easier to sell, to buy and to trust

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a highly motivated, multi-jurisdictional legal team The role is a mid-level position (Vice President), which demands high energy and self-confidence as well as pragmatism and curiosity It offers the rare opportunity to grow and learn in a creative and growing business seeking to disrupt the traditional insurance space

As strategic partner to the various Sales and Branch Managers located in different European jurisdictions and to the iptiQ EMEA team, you will actively participate in the development, launch and maintenance of new (non-life) insurance products (and have the ability to apply insurance regulatory requirements to new and creative insurance benefits or features

What are the key responsibilities

Provide insurance regulatory advice concerning product development, underwriting, administration and claims,
Advice on health, life and non-life insurance distribution channels including licensing, appointments, advertising, marketing and sales for the Dutch and other European markets
Draft and negotiate insurance related agreements (NDA, MOU, Distribution Agreements, Co-operation Agreements, Joint Venture Agreements)
Apply local and EU privacy and information security laws
On-board new distribution partners and manage iptiQs partners
Craft forms, contracts, and processes to build and ensure a compliant, scalable business that can fulfill its mission and purpose
Assist with regulatory issues related to acquisitions, joint ventures and the establishment of new licensed businesses
Collaborate with other members of the Swiss Re legal team regarding disputes, corporate organization, employment and intellectual property matters
Support the internal governance processes to ensure that legal risks are promptly addressed, communicated and mitigated
Engage and manage external legal counsel

In this position, you will report to the Head of Legal, iptiQ EMEA

Are you up for the challenge

You are a Dutch qualified lawyer with 5 years experience in life and non-life insurance product development, policyholder documentation and associated consumer protection laws and you developed your expertise in a global insurance organization or specialised law firm
You demonstrate confidence in leading and managing projects and complex assignments, including new or innovative structures or products
You have excellent presentation and interpersonal skills and command of English written and verbal communications Good command of a further European language (preferably Italian or Spanish) is a strong advantage
You rely in your ability to drive matters independently while balancing the need to collaborate and maintain an appropriate level of communication and coordination with the rest your peers in an empowered environment
You demonstrate accountability, resilience when facing challenges and you are fully reliable, responsive and display a high level of energy
You are recognised, by clients for the pragmatic advice you provide, your sense of urgency and commercial mindset and by colleagues, for being an excellent teammate, always happy to assist others, collaborating and fully transparent, and for your good sense of humour
You have experience of large international organisations

What is iptiQ EMEA

iptiQ EMEA is part of Swiss Res Life Capital division, which manages all our closed and open life & health primary insurance portfolios We were established to deliver innovative protection solutions sold direct to consumers through distribution partners

About the Life Capital Legal Team

We are a multi-jurisdictional team composed of 20 legal professionals based in Europe and the US and we continue to grow as our business expands We are organized in 5 sub-teams, iptiQ EMEA legal team being one of them Established 2 years ago, we are responsible for all legal matters relating to iptiQ EMEA This includes maintaining effective systems for the identification, management and control of legal risks, evaluating proposed business transactions and implementing effective governance processes Our team spirit is based on trust, ease of interaction and fun We value continuous development and new opportunities

About us

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : CRM/CallCentres/BPO/ITES/Med.Trans
Functional Area : Legal/Law
Role : Corporate
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 22nd Mar 2020

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