Role details

Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer

Johannesburg   •   R700,000 - R950,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Mergers and Acquisitions experience
  • Large International Insurance Company

About Our Client

Our client is one of the largest international insurance companies with the SA head office based in Johannesburg.

Job Description

The Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer will have the following responsibilities:


- To assist, in coordination with the rest of the Group team members, in the structuring, underwriting and negotiation of transactional insurance solutions, including warranties and legal indemnities insurance, tax liability insurance and contingent liability insurance contributing to the achievement of the M&A budget.

- Management of and compliance with the internal reporting procedures and research needs.

Market expansion / Marketing:

- To participate in the execution of the Group's relationship development and marketing plan with the goal of improving the market knowledge of the M&A insurance products and generating qualitative submissions.

Build customer relationships:

- Build and enhance relationship with the insurance to brokers, private equity firms, law firms, investment banks, accounting firms, consulting firms, and prospective clients.

Interaction with / support of other departments:

- Within the Group ( EMEA Region).

- Claims Department.

- Other product centers (e.g. environmental, other products within Financial Lines).

The Successful Applicant

The Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer must have an LLB degree from a recognised SA university. The candidate must also have a minimum of 3 years post articles experience in M&A work at either a law firm or bank. The role is exclusively open to EE candidates.

What's on Offer

The salary on offer will be based on the candidates relevant years of experience and current salary. We are searching for candidates within the range of R700,000 to R950,000 per annum.

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