Jubilee Insurance Company Nairobi, Kenya
Jubilee Insurance was established in August 1937, as the first locally incorporated Insurance Company based in Mombasa in 1937. Jubilee Insurance has spread its sphere of influence throughout the region to become the largest Composite insurer in East Africa, handling Life, Pensions, General and Medical Insurance. Today, Jubilee is the number one insurer in East Africa with over 450,000 clients. Jubilee Insurance has a network of offices in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and Mauritius. It is the only ISO certified insurance group listed on the three East Africa stock exchanges –The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE), Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange and Uganda Securities Exchange. Its regional offices are highly rated on leadership, quality and risk managementand have been awarded an AA-in Kenya and Uganda, and an A+ in Tanzania. For more information, visit www.JubileeInsurance.com. We currently have an exciting career opportunity for the positon of a Legal Officer.The role reports to the Legal Claims Manager,General Departmentand the position will be based in Nairobi. Role Purpose: The role is responsible for assisting in the management of all third party claims in all aspects of legal performance of the CompanyResponsibilities: 1.Determining adequacy of reserves for Third Party Claims and ensuring the same are booked with accounts 2.Negotiating settlements out of court 3.Giving legal advice to various Departments of the Company dealing with legal issues 4.Drafting, vetting and approving legal documents5.Assisting in debt recovery 6.Following up with witnesses for cases filed in court 7.Attending court as and when required by lawyers 8.Liaising with the external Advocates on cases filed in court 9.Researching on legal cases for purposes of processing claims 10.Reviewing and assessing Third Party Claims 11.Ensuring witnesses attend court 12.Following up on recovery cases in courtFunctional Skills 1.Information management 2.Compliance and risk managementQualifications 1.Bachelors of Law Degree 2.Admitted Advocate of the High Court with a current practising certificate 3.Proficient in the use of Microsoft office suite and packages Relevant Experience Minimum of two(2) years’ experience in a large and reputable firm/ OrganisationApplications to be sent to Recruitment@jubileekenya.com quoting the Job Reference Number and Designation given abovebefore 2ndApril2019Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.