Job Description

Legal Counsel Compliance Manager 

Downtown Toronto 



Our client operates through, subsidiaries and affiliates as well as network partners in 150+ countries offering international industrial insurance programmes.   In business for over 100 years,  a key global player offering a complete range of products to insure against business risks.   

Key Responsibilities:


  • Draft, review, negotiate and advise on contractual documents and agreements
  • Review and drafting of insurance terms & conditions
  • Review and drafting of broker, agency and TPA agreements
  • Provide legal assistance to the making of new products and product documentation

• Coordinate corporate legal matters with Home Office Legal


  • Manage companies compliance tasks, e.g. matters relating to:
  • underwriting
  • insurance distribution
  • intermediaries, agencies and business partners
  • insurance contract law
  • new products
  • nonadmitted / sanctions queries
  • bribery / conflicts of interest

• Monitor and indicate relevant legislation and case law in Canada

  • Implementation of OSFI regulatory compliance management requirements in accordance with guideline E13.
  • Implementation of Home Office processes and guidelines at local level
  • Ongoing preventative compliance work
  • Assist in the analysis of compliance risks of the company
  • Compliance monitoring work
  • Coordinate correspondence/notifications to OSFI with Home Office Compliance
  • Manage, document and report breaches to the CCO
  • Manage company’s complaints
  • Oversee and manage data privacy matters of the organization
  •  Report to Chief Agent in Canada and Chief Compliance Officer in Hannover where appropriate.

Qualifications Required:

  • University degree in law (JD / LLB)
  • Profound knowledge of Canadian contract and insurance law
  • Experience in international primary insurance
  • Knowledge of German, UK and/or other European legal systems considered a plus

Prior Experience working with Canadian regulatory authorities


If interested in applying to this opportunity please contact Antonella Leone via email at or via telephone at 416-868-6711 x 226.  

Job Posting Details

Job Type


Market Segment


Company Type

Recruiting Consultants

Languages Required


Education Required

Law Clerk certification

Minimum Experience Required

5 to 6 Years