We have an opportunity for an experienced and motivated financial services lawyer to provide commercially focussed and technically excellent legal advice to our general insurance and life insurance businesses. You will be working closely with the Executive Legal Counsel - Distribution as a key member of a high-performing legal team responsible for product, distribution and related legal, regulatory and contractual issues.
You will take leadership of large and complex legal matters with strategic importance to the group. In addition, you will be involved in supporting the Allianz Board, Managing Director and the Senior Management team.
To be considered for this role you will have experience in:
* general and or life insurance
* retail financial services
* general and/or life insurance products and distribution
* commercial contracts.
Legal expertise in the following areas will also be valuable:
* competition law
* intellectual property
* privacy and data protection
* consumer credit
You will possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills and a strong customer focus. You will also possess strong influencing skills, effective organisation skills and incisive commercial judgement.
In addition you will be at least 5 years qualified and ideally have extensive commercial and/or corporate legal experience in Australia ideally gained within the financial services industry, with an exposure to the insurance industry being beneficial.
If this opportunity is of interest, please apply online including a cover letter and resume.