Job Details

Chief Counsel Insurance

Company name

Cognizant

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Aug 15,2018

Posted on

Jul 20,2018

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required

Location

Teaneck, NJ
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
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Chief Counsel, Insurance The candidate will negotiate global outsourcing deals and handle day-to-day legal queries relating to our client engagements in the insurance industry. He or she will have experience drafting and negotiating complex technology transaction agreements. Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating outsourcing agreements for IT, Infrastructure, Business Process Services, BPaaS, XaaS, and other similar or related agreements. Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating subcontractor and vendor agreements and deal specific flow down terms. Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating non-disclosure agreements. Reviewing service offerings for legal compliance and creating contract terms for service offerings. Assisting business teams with day-to-day legal matters, including contract interpretations and legal disputes. Continuous work-flow process improvement, playbook and forms updating. Identifying and vetting high risk matters with senior legal management. Supervising junior attorneys in doing all of the above. Must have law degree from a top-tier law school, at least 8 years of professional experience and 4+ years of experience in negotiating services agreements. Experience negotiating complex outsourcing agreements and technology transactions agreements and experience in the insurance industry is strongly preferred. A mix of top law firm experience and in-house experience is desired. Excellent oral and written communication skills, including strong drafting and negotiation skills with attention to detail is needed.

Additional info

Job ID: 00028430111

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cognizant
500 Frank W.Burr Boulevard
Teaneck, NJ 07666

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