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Apply now Job no: 638420
Work type: Max Term Full Time
Location: Various, Sydney - Inner Suburbs & CBD, Brisbane - Inner Suburbs & CBD
Categories: Insurance, Strategy, Corporate & Professional Services, Team Member, Pay Band 6

Lawyer, Insurance

  • Insurance Advisory                         
  • 6-month Max Term Contract
  • Brisbane or Sydney location


The Role

Reporting to the Manager, Insurance Advisory you will join an existing team to provide legal advice to the Insurance – Australia function. This will cover general insurance (commercial and consumer) as well as personal injury/life insurance.  This is a newly created contract opportunity due to project work. Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Provision of Legal advice & support in respect of insurance products and pricing - Including product development, policy drafting and review;
  • Legal advice in relation to obligations with financial services laws such as Chapter 7, Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), Insurance Contracts Act, ASIC Act and the Privacy Act;
  • Legal advice and support in respect of regulatory matters, disclosure and statutory notifications, reviewing and drafting complex agreements for the insurance business;
  • Legal advice and support in respect of Reinsurance.


The Requirements

To be successful in this role you will be a high performing litigator with proven industry experience in financial services (ideally insurance). Specifically, you will demonstrate: 


  • Tertiary qualifications in Law
  • Current practising Certificate
  • Admission as a Solicitor or Barrister in any Australian court


  • 4 years + PQE relevant legal experience
  • Experience providing legal advice for a listed company - favourable
  • The ability to communicate complex business and legal issues for a range of audiences (written and verbal)
  • Experience providing legal services across diverse environments
  • The ability to adapt to changing internal and external environments
  • High performance standards and commercially focused approach to work


Suncorp Benefits

When you join Suncorp you gain access to a wide range of benefits including:

  • Annual performance bonus scheme
  • Discounts on Banking, Superannuation and Insurance products (up to 25%)
  • Flexible working arrangements including an agile-work environment, new offices in Melbourne & Sydney and a range of leave options
  • Collaborative and friendly culture promoted through onsite exercise classes, discounted gym memberships and a comprehensive health and well-being program
  • Competitive salary offering with annual bonus scheme

Suncorp Group Limited is a top 20 ASX-listed company with $96 billion in assets. The company has evolved into a unique franchise, delivering highly-valued banking and wealth, and insurance products and services across Australia and New Zealand. We recognise and value commitment and encourage our people to maintain a healthy balance between their career and personal time.


If this role sounds like the challenge you have been looking for please submit an application online today. For a confidential discussion please contact Brigid Furlong via Brigid.Furlong@suncop.com.au




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