​We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, including underrepresented groups and those with disabilities. We consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. Find out more about our equality, diversity and inclusion efforts and initiatives or read our Diversity & Inclusion Statement for further information.

Senior Legal Counsel

  • £95000 - £105000 per annum
  • Haywards Heath, West Sussex
  • Permanent
  • Legal, In-House

Senior Legal Counsel

Sussex / Manchester / Remote

Hybrid working


£95,000- £105,000 per annum

A Senior Legal Counsel with experience in insurance law is required to join a market-leading insurance company on a permanent basis.

The successful Senior Legal Counsel will be able to benefit from flexible working arrangements and can be based out of offices in either Manchester or on the South Coast. This role could also be worked on a remote basis.

As a Senior Legal Counsel, you will be joining a close-knit legal team that works seamlessly with the organisation as a whole. The successful Senior Legal Counsel will ideally have extensive experience working within insurance law either from Private Practice or working in-house. The Senior Legal Counsel will provide advice across the Group with regards to Insurance Distribution and legal support.

As a Senior Legal Counsel, your role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Advising on delegated insurance arrangements and distribution deals
  • Working closely with key business stakeholders including Underwriting, Finance, Tax and Claims teams.
  • Primarily responsible for and managing the progress of and provision of advice in respect of challenges from regulatory or quasi-regulator bodies such as HMRC and any non-UK financial services regulatory body.


  • Flexible working (Remote working will be considered)
  • 25% Annual Bonus
  • Pension Contribution
  • 30 days Annual Leave
  • Private Health Cover
  • Life Insurance

This is a really exciting opportunity for a Senior Legal Counsel to join a forward-thinking and expanding organisation. If you have the necessary skills, ambition and experience for this role, please apply now.

Alternatively, should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying, please contact Zac Carter at our Manchester office to find out more about this brilliant opportunity.

Synoynms: Insurance Solicitor, Insurance Lawyer, In-House Lawyer, Senior Solicitor

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide and we assess applications based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice on our website.

Danielle Twiss Resourcing Consultant

Apply for this role