Senior Insurance Lawyer - approx 6 years pae

Senior Insurance Lawyer - approx 6 years pae

Job Title: Senior Insurance Lawyer - approx 6 years pae
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: LM16647_1602744395
Contact Name: Libby Mizrahi
Contact Email: libby@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: October 15, 2020 17:55

Job Description

  • No billable hours, 1 RDO per Month, Flexible role, WFH now & in future
  • Very collegiate environment - open door policy, fairly autonomous role
  • Leave time sheets behind, working with and for a well known insurance company
The Company

This large insurer is a great place to advance your career. Throughout the business they focus on their people, fostering teamwork and encouraging growth. With a well-appointed Melbourne head office and branches nationally, this company is offering a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Insurance Lawyer (Senior Associate Level +) with approx 5-10 years post admission experience. If you are interested in working in a positive, professional environment, you'll find being part of this company extremely rewarding.

The role

This is a unique opportunity with an in-house Insurance team. You will be working in a fast paced, growing, and supportive group. You will have demonstrated experience in defendant general insurance litigation. You can expect your duties to include management of liability claims including professional indemnity, public liability and statutory liability claims in all states and territories. You will be responsible for end to end claims management for general liability class products, including conduct of litigated and non-litigated claims through to mediation/ trial. You will have demonstrated experience in supervision, coaching, and development of staff, as well as proven ability in working autonomously as part of a broad client service team.

You will also need to have demonstrated experience in insurance policy construction, interpretation, and indemnity determination for liability class insurance products. You will exhibit proven skills in the end to end claims management of serious/complex liability claims and bring experience in claims made products such as Employment Practices Liability, Professional Indemnity. Experience in Directors & Officers Liability and Statutory Liability Insurance would be highly desirable.

In addition, we require the incumbent to have excellent organisational and communication skills, with a genuinely empathetic manner. You will be able to hit the ground running in Insurance claims and have a strong grip on the typical everyday tasks such as using Microsoft suite, meeting multiple deadlines and customer service. Claims.

The benefits

In return you will gain a competitive salary and fantastic benefits plus the opportunity to work with a great team under a fantastic mentor/leader. Yours will be a varied and interesting role which really makes a difference.


For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Libby Mizrahi

Ref No: LM16647
Email: libby@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7406 or 0468 433 569