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Senior Counsel

Company name

Symetra Financial Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2018

Posted on

Jul 23,2018

Years of Experience

5-10 yrs required


West Des Moines, IA
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Senior Counsel The candidate will assume responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day legal matters within the Individual Life Division, particularly product development of life insurance products. Will be responsible for interaction with clients, including senior management, on various legal issues, including those of a complex nature. Draft and review variety of life insurance product policy forms, riders and endorsements. Assist in analyzing new product ideas or complex product and division projects. Review new and revised life insurance marketing materials. Provide advice on Individual Life Division operational legal issues. Research and provide timely advice on applicable legal issues. Participate in management and other meetings.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a J.D. degree from an accredited law school. Must have 5-10 years of in-house or industry legal experience with 2-3 years of private practice experience. Should have experience advising life insurance company clients. Must have distribution knowledge and direct experience working with BGAs. Should have in-depth knowledge of life insurance laws, preferably including registered variable life insurance products, indexed life products, corporate-owned variable life products, and bank-owned life products. A solid foundation of life insurance law, including product design and development of variable and indexed life products is essential. Bar admission is required.

Additional info

Ref. #: 4504

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Symetra Financial Corporation
777 108th Avenue
Suite 1200
Bellevue, WA 98004

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