Third Party Insurance Legal Advisor Job in Nairobi Kenya

Job Title: Legal Advisor – Third Party Insurance

Location: Nairobi

Company Profile: Our client is a leading provider of innovative, reliable and affordable motor insurance services backed by unmatched service for over 10 years in the transport industry. 

They seek to improve their services by employing professionals who are experts in the above vacancy.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Providing accurate and timely legal opinions and advice on court and claims documentation from external and admissibility of court documentation from third party advocates.
  • Legal strategy review for all cases proceeding in court.
  • Auditing the quality of court presentation from our external advocates.
  • Analysis of claims documents to detect fraud and providing advice on how to successfully have the suits dismissed through the court process.
  • Liaison with external advocates, regulators and advisers.
  • Approval of negotiation parameters for matters settled out of court and laying out negotiation strategy.
  • Conducting technical and other relevant training and legal matters.
  • To maintain highest level confidentiality concerning the sensitive ,strategic and  integral legal  & other information, data, decisions and  developments taking  place at the company.
  • Ensuring that the highest quality and accurate legal advice is made available to inform and support all aspects of the company’s work.
  • Provide support in compliance related matters and risk management
  • Monitoring changes in relevant legislation and the regulatory environment, and advising the company on the impact of such changes.
  • Providing advice on the legal effects on proposed changes on policy documents and preparing responses to consulting documents.
  • Support the Directors and the Board of the Company to carry out their corporate governance and regulatory compliance responsibilities.
  • Managing the relationship with specialist external legal firms and practitioners as required.
  • Contributing to claim Committee Meeting discussion as and when required, and advising members of the legal implications of adoption of proposed policies.
  • Contribution to Risk Committee by assisting in setting out strategy to eliminate fraudulent /blacklisted third parties including advocates and any other institutions engaged in aiding malpractice.
  • Review and approval of Company contracts and agreements and identifying opportunities for efficiencies and improvements.
  • Preparation of reports as and when required by Management.
  • Advise the company on matters relating to labour laws
Qualifications and Experience
  • Bachelor of Laws degree
  • Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law
  • Certified Public Secretary
  • 15 years experience in industry preferably in the financial services sector or reputable law firm
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Updated: January 24, 2014 — 10:59 am