Senior Legal Adviser
London, WC1X 8DU
Up to £90,000 + Excellent Benefits
Full Time, 12-month FTC
Here you’ll be welcomed. We champion diversity and we understand the importance of our people representing the communities and customers we serve. You’ll find an inclusive environment where you can be yourself and where everyone is driven by the same purpose – helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
Our purpose has never been more important than during Covid-19. Our approach to keeping our people, customers, visitors and patients safe is clinically led and in line with public health guidance.
We’ve implemented effective remote working/interviewing and safety measures across all our offices, care homes and clinical locations and we will continue to review our operating practices as the situation changes.
No matter your role, you’ll have an opportunity to do work that matters. Making a difference to the lives of our customers each and every day.
What you’ll be doing
As a solicitor in the Bupa UK Insurance Legal team, you will be responsible for the provision of legal advice and the management of legal risk to underpin delivery of the UK strategy and Bupa’s purpose. You will provide legal support to the commercial sales, product and other teams as required, taking a strong leadership role in managing legal and regulatory risk across these areas.
What’s a typical day?
You will have a busy and varied workload, ranging from drafting and negotiating different types of insurance distribution agreements with intermediaries and other third-party distributors, advising on product drafting and governance and managing the relationships with regulatory bodies, to dealing with a range of “BAU” requests. You will act as a business partner to key stakeholders in commercial sales and product to achieve commercial outcomes whilst also working closely with the UK Risk and Compliance teams to develop and embed legal regulatory risk frameworks, policies and processes. You will also be the escalation point for complex technical queries, ensuring their effective and commercially sound resolution.
Who we’re looking for?
We are looking for a qualified lawyer who can demonstrate substantial post-qualification experience. You can build credibility with business function stakeholders, influence outcomes and provide practical alternative solutions. You will also have strong drafting and negotiating skills with a high attention to detail and be able to bring critical thinking and excellent analytical skills to legal problems. You will have a proven track record of demonstrating proactive ownership, causing continuous improvement and adding value with the ability to manage complex, strategically important, high value and contentious negotiations. We are looking for a team player with the ability to work effectively across different and diverse teams.
We are a health insurer and provider. With no shareholders, our customers are our focus. We reinvest profits into providing more and better healthcare for the benefit of current and future customers.
Our benefits are driven by what matters to our people. It’s important to us that these benefits support a work-life balance that keeps people healthy, both mentally and physically. As a Senior Legal Adviser you’ll be eligible for:
Diversity and Inclusion
Bupa is committed to making sure that every applicant is assessed solely on personal merit and qualifications. We actively celebrate the diversity of our colleagues and provide an inclusive environment so you can bring your true self to Bupa. We’ll make sure you are treated fairly regardless of disability or circumstance. That’s why we’re happy to offer reasonable adjustments as part of our recruitment process to anyone that needs them.
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