Underwriter - M&A

  • Location

    Sydney CBD, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

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  • Contact:

    Olivia Courtney

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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The Business

A leading global insurance business focused on facilitating M&A transactions.

The Opportunity

If you are a private practice M&A lawyer who is seeking a change and considering your options, this is a rare opportunity to take your legal skills and pivot into developing your career as an Underwriter, in a well established business that is highly regarded in the industry.

Key Responsibilities

  • Underwriting M&A transactions and negotiating policies.
  • Reviewing sale and purchase agreements and due diligence materials.
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with brokers and clients.
  • Contributing to streamlining processes and product improvement.
  • Supporting the team to build the brand through marketing and business development.

Ideal Candidate

  • Legally qualified in either the US, Australian or New Zealand.
  • Mid-senior level lawyer with solid legal experience in corporate M&A from a leading law firm.
  • Experience in warranty and indemnity insurance or insurance/risk management would be highly advantageous but is not essential as extensive training will be provided.
  • Strong legal drafting and negotiating skills.
  • Solid communicator with excellent interpersonal skills.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV to Olivia Courtney, by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or call 0292369000

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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