Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: As an international specialist insurer we are far removed from the world of mass insurance products, selectively focusing on key areas of expertise and strength, all of which is underpinned by a culture that encourages us to challenge convention and always look for a better way.
  • About the role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house Legal Counsel to work in our London office.
  • Looking for: In addition to your high level of attention to detail and good interpersonal skills; among your key attributes, we are looking to secure your knowledge of the reinsurance industry, customs and practices preferably gained in-house within a (re)insurance company or broking environment.
  • Opportunities: Working as part of a small and collegiate team, you will partner with our underwriters and reinsurance purchase team to provide expert reinsurance contract wordings guidance and legal advice on transactional issues across multiple lines of business and business units within Hiscox Group.
  • And More: Your tasks will include reviewing, drafting and negotiating inwards and outwards treaty reinsurance contracts relating to a broad range of territories and lines of business (including property, specialty, casualty, marine and aviation).

Hiscox Limited

Out mission is to provide start-ups, entrepreneurs and professional business owners with a better way to buy customized coverage at competitive rates. Our team makes courageous decisions each day to help ensure Hiscox provides the best insurance coverage possible.