ACC is committed to compliance with all applicable equal employment laws. ACC In-house Jobline listings may not explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of any prohibited factor.
Listings on the ACC In-house Jobline are for in-house attorney positions only. While we do not accept non-attorney corporate job listings, if you are hiring a corporate legal operations professional, contact LawDepartmentOps@ACC.com. By posting a job on the ACC In-house Jobline or using the service as a job seeker, you are agreeing to comply with our Terms and Conditions, including those relating to discrimination. The system administrator may delete postings, which do not comply. Employer postings removed by ACC are not subject to refund.
We are very interested in your thoughts as we continue to develop the ACC In-House Jobline to better serve your needs. If you have questions about ACC In-house Jobline, please call our helpdesk at: 1-888-491-8833 Ext. 1125 (Extension Required).
Do you want to work for a start-up insurtech company?
iptiQ Americas is a start-up insurtech company established January 2016. We deliver creative insurance solutions for consumers using data analytics and accelerated underwriting to simplify life insurance and making it more available to people. Our motto is: "Now life is easier for everyone".
You will provide legal advice to a business that focuses on innovation and big data to quickly and easily deliver insurance solutions using technology to the fullest extent possible including data analytics, on-line sales, wearable devices and other non-traditional methods across life, health and property casualty insurance. You will work closely with the business team to deliver and implement your legal advice. You will also collaborate with interested partners and the larger legal team
Is this the opportunity you are seeking?
We are seeking a Vice President - Legal Counsel to join our team. You are a person that can work with and be mentored by the legal team lead.
The role offers the rare opportunity to grow and learn in a creative and growing business seeking to disrupt the traditional insurance space.
Responsibilities and knowledge/experience are likely to include but not limited to:
Provide insurance regulatory advice concerning product development, underwriting, administration, and claims
Have working knowledge of insurance products and insurance distribution channels including licensing, appointments, advertising, marketing and sales
Have the ability to apply insurance regulatory requirements to new and creative insurance benefits or features
Have familiarity with federal and state privacy and information security laws (e.g., HIPAA, CCPA, GDPR, NAIC laws, etc.)
Collaborate with the iptiQ Americas Legal and Compliance teams
Craft forms, contracts, and processes to build and ensure a compliant, scalable business that can fulfill its mission and purpose
Collaborate with other members of the Swiss Re legal team regarding disputes, corporate organization, employment and intellectual property matters
Assist with regulatory issues related to acquisitions, joint ventures and the establishment of new licensed businesses
Draft and negotiate of insurance related agreements, NDAs, and technology agreements
Is this you?
You have meaningful insurance regulatory experience supporting business leaders of insurance carriers.
You may also have knowledge of and familiarity with reinsurance and related issues
You have transferable skills from having worked for or with other insurance businesses
You demonstrate emotional intelligence, pragmatism, a business enabling mind-set, social skills, curiosity and resilience;
You work independently while balancing the need to collaborate and maintain an appropriate level of communication and coordination with the rest your peers
You are ethical, professional and act with integrity
You balance legal risks and its impacts to the company while serving the needs of the company's customers and partners
You advocate successfully for a given legal position whether it be within the business or while negotiating with outside parties; and
You have between 3 - 6 years' experience as an insurance regulatory attorney
You work in NYC but live in an area with a long train commute , such as Westchester or Fairfield County, and wish to work closer to home
Internal Number: 83874
About Swiss Re
As the world’s leading and most diversified global reinsurer, Swiss Re offers financial services products that enable risk taking essential to enterprise and progress. The Group’s position as preferred partner in the risk transfer industry is based on value propositions that comprise risk expertise, global reach, scale, diversification, very strong capitalisation and resilience over the long term.
Founded in Zurich, Switzerland, in 1863, Swiss Re operates in more than 25 countries and provides its expertise and services to clients throughout the world. Swiss Re’s traditional reinsurance products and related services for property and casualty as well as for life and health business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management.