We are seeking a New Zealand based Lawyer who is keen to develop their Insurance career in regulatory compliance and operational risk management in New Zealand and Australia.
We are seeking an early career Lawyer for a full-time permanent position. You will ideally be based a few days per week at our stunning Takapuna office, however we are open to remote work in across New Zealand for the right candidate.
Reporting to the Head of Risk and Compliance Australia and New Zealand, you will be part of an independent function sitting in the 2nd line of defence with responsibility for overseeing the business’ compliance with its regulatory obligations, whilst guiding day to day operations to operate within the risk management framework.
To be successful in this role you will need to influence and collaborate with colleagues at various levels of seniority to achieve the desired compliance and risk management outcomes.
You will be responsible to:
This is an ideal role for an early career Lawyer seeking a rewarding and challenging work in a collaborative and supportive culture.
In addition to the above, previous experience in the sales, service, claims, administration, compliance, risk and/or audit teams of a financial institution or professional services firm will be highly regarded. Whilst experience in General Insurance is preferred, we are open to talking to candidates with any legal experience in financial services and/or insurance litigation. For us, cultural fit, attitude, and transferrable skills are just as important as industry experience and competence.
What we believe…
Pacific International Insurance is a proud Newcastle (Australia) based private equity with a global footprint that has been helping Australians and New Zealanders protect what is important to them for over 20 years. Our local heritage combined with the global support offered by our parent company Badger International – empowers us to deliver trusted, quality insurance products to our customers.
Our range of personal and business insurance solutions across motor vehicle, pet, mobility equipment, professional indemnity, and general liability. We are committed to protecting customers’ precious possessions via thoughtful yet simple products and services. We do this through our customer centric team, our friendly approach, and most importantly our claims service.
We are passionate about our people, our customers, partners and the communities in which we operate. We are seeking to fill this role quickly so if you are excited by this opportunity apply with your CV and cover letter.