Our client, a global insurance organisation that is expanding its European centre in Dublin is seeking to hire a Junior In-House Legal Counsel to join their legal team.
Reporting directly to the Head of Legal (based in Dublin), this role will be ideal for an experienced legal executive or newly qualified solicitor who is looking for the next step in their career and focused on an in-house opportunity.
Supporting the Head of Legal on a range of legal issues, contractual, commercial and regulatory
Coordinating, drafting and negotiating agreements (third party/terms of business/templates) and other contractual documents
Assisting on regulatory matters, providing advice and follow up
Working closely with teams at all levels across the European business, providing management reports and information
Involvement with M&A/restructuring initiatives and supporting with various legal projects
At least 3 years’ experience either as legal executive or newly qualified solicitor/lawyer, focused on making a move into an in-house legal team
Relevant experience of handling commercial contracts/agreements would be an advantage
Experience of supporting senior management and comfortable in an international working environment
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well across all levels/functions within the business