Legal Councel Sweden and Finland
Willis Towers Watson Sweden AB
Legal Councel Sweden and Finland

 

In-House Legal Counsel

Are you a sharp-minded and ambitious lawyer looking to join an international Group?

WTW has an exciting opportunity for an experienced lawyer to join a dynamic and growing organization as part of the Group Legal function. 

As In-House Legal Counsel, you will support the legal needs of the WTW businesses and the CEOs of Sweden and Finland. The role covers a stimulating and varied range of legal issues, contentious and non-contentious matters, with and without the assistance of local external counsel.

The Role

  • Reviewing and advising on legal developments surrounding international consultancy, insurance and (re)insurance and broking
  • Advising on legal issues in Sweden and Finland as they apply to brokers’ duties and obligations
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial agreements relating to the provision of consultancy, broking and agency services and advising on same to the business
  • Providing general guidance to business operations on legal issues arising out of the provision of consultancy, broking or agency services
  • Working closely with the Compliance Function on regulatory issues connected to the above
  • Managing and resolving contentious claims against brokers and consultancy services providers
  • Providing company secretarial support.
  • Acting as Complaints Manager and Data Protection Officer
  • Reporting to and managing relationships with professional indemnity insurers and senior management

 

The role reports into the Office of the General Counsel in the Western Europe Region with a matrix reporting into the COO for Sweden/Finland.

About You

You have strong academic qualifications and have at least 3-5 years’ experience either in-house in an insurance environment or with a specialist (re)insurance law firm.

You understand legal issues surrounding governance of international consultancy, insurance and (re)insurance brokers’ products. 

You are fluent in Swedish and English. Finnish is seen as a plus, but not a must.

As a person you have a robust commercial approach and a commitment in finding solutions. In return you will be rewarded with high quality work, significant responsibility, an opportunity to work in partnership with the business and a collegiate, well-regarded legal team in a dynamic and international environment.

About us

We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. 

Together, we unlock potential. This offers our colleagues the potential for development within both our local and international business.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Stockholm
15c6ec9d (anges alltid vid ansökan)
2022-07-27