1+ months
2018-04-242018-07-01

Counsel or Senior Counsel

MetLife
Warwick, RI
**Role Value Proposition:**



The property and casualty business is a growth engine for MetLife. This position impacts the Property & Casualty companies bottom and top line results and assists in positioning them for the future, by providing strategic, proactive counsel on significant initiatives including the development and deployment of new digital products and platforms. The role supports both the companies profitable growth objectives and its risk management efforts.



**Key Responsibilities:**



The successful candidate will provide strategic counsel to MetLifes Property & Casualty insurance segment regarding every aspect of its business operations. The responsibilities that are core to success in this role include:



+ Supporting ongoing digital and re-platforming initiatives.

+ Supporting efforts to expand voluntary business across Group Benefit Markets.

+ Monitoring laws and trends in an evolving legal and regulatory environment, determining their impact, and developing compliant solutions and preventative law measures to mitigate risk; proactively developing and advancing positions that appropriately further MetLifes priorities; and responding to regulatory inquiries and market conduct issues.

+ Advising business partners with respect to product management, underwriting, marketing, distribution, servicing, and administration.

+ Familiarizing oneself with Law Department and business line operations with an eye toward identifying potential efficiencies and opportunities for the company or its customers.



**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**



+ Demonstrated ability to proactively advise on, and positively influence, state laws and regulations.

+ Experience dealing with insurance company regulators is preferable.

+ Experience with e-commerce/digital business, insurance or financial services is highly desirable.

+ Experience proactively identifying potential legal and business risks, developing positions and measures for mitigating such risks, and articulating these in a manner that is clear and concise.

+ Licensed attorney with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience and J.D. from an accredited law school.



**Travel**



5 - 10%



**Business Category**



Legal Affairs



**Number of Openings**



1



**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.



**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**



Requisition #: 96125

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