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Lawyer (fixed-term)

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Job Listing Date
14 Mar 2019
Location
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Legal, Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Lawyer (fixed-term)

Suncorp is an organisation committed to our people, we have a culture where leaders are empowered to make decisions and individuals are able to succeed in a supportive and flexible environment that rewards both team work and ambition. Do you want to continue being part of the Suncorp success story?

We have an exciting opportunity for a litigation lawyer to join our legal team to cover an internal move. You will provide independent high-quality legal advice to stakeholders across Suncorp Group in New Zealand on a diverse range of issues such as:

  • Claim related issues including policy response, liaising with IFSO and drafting all submissions and correspondence
  • Product related issues
  • Marketing materials and customer experience related matters
  • Legislation and regulatory requirements
  • Broker, advisor and partner related matters and contracts.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Law Degree or equivalent and admission as a solicitor with current practising certificate in New Zealand (Mandatory)
  • 3+ years PQE in civil litigation in private or in-house practice
  • Working knowledge of insurance law in New Zealand
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An ability to deal with a wide variety of people and to maintain and support strong working relationships with stakeholders

This is a 12-month fixed-term contract and requires an immediate start.

About the Company:

Suncorp New Zealand is a key business in the Suncorp Group, which in turn is one of the largest financial service providers in Australasia with around 9 million customers and more than $28 billion funds under management.

Our people are passionate about improving the financial wellbeing of New Zealanders. We offer the freedom to work in a flexible environment, we respect and encourage diversity and we are committed to delivering great outcomes for our customers.

If this role sounds like you, then apply online today!

For further information please email us on applications@suncorp.com.au.

Suncorp

Suncorp is an organisation committed to our people, we have a culture where leaders are empowered to make decisions and individuals are able to succeed in a supportive and flexible environment that rewards both team work and ambition. Do you want to continue being part of the Suncorp success story?

We have an exciting opportunity for a litigation lawyer to join our legal team to cover an internal move. You will provide independent high-quality legal advice to stakeholders across Suncorp Group in New Zealand on a diverse range of issues such as:

  • Claim related issues including policy response, liaising with IFSO and drafting all submissions and correspondence
  • Product related issues
  • Marketing materials and customer experience related matters
  • Legislation and regulatory requirements
  • Broker, advisor and partner related matters and contracts.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Law Degree or equivalent and admission as a solicitor with current practising certificate in New Zealand (Mandatory)
  • 3+ years PQE in civil litigation in private or in-house practice
  • Working knowledge of insurance law in New Zealand
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • An ability to deal with a wide variety of people and to maintain and support strong working relationships with stakeholders

This is a 12-month fixed-term contract and requires an immediate start.

About the Company:

Suncorp New Zealand is a key business in the Suncorp Group, which in turn is one of the largest financial service providers in Australasia with around 9 million customers and more than $28 billion funds under management.

Our people are passionate about improving the financial wellbeing of New Zealanders. We offer the freedom to work in a flexible environment, we respect and encourage diversity and we are committed to delivering great outcomes for our customers.

If this role sounds like you, then apply online today!

For further information please email us on applications@suncorp.com.au.

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