SCOR Rückversicherung Direktion für Deutschland

Trainee (Legal Counsel)

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16.05.2018 - 13:37


SCOR Cologne offers an attractive and individual Trainee Program for a Graduate in law or equivalent in another jurisdiction. We are looking for a highly qualified, motivated and enthusiastic person, interested to work, amongst others, in our Legal team focusing on life reinsurance.

Main characteristics of the Graduate Trainee Program:

  • Length of program
  • between 12 and 24 months
  • On the job training – at least in 3 different departments, e.g. Underwriting Management, Retrocession, depending on the trainee’s interests and abilities
  • Supporting SCOR Global Life’s Chief Legal Counsel in relevant global projects,  
  • Appropriate training and further education


Main content of this Trainee Program:

  • Draft and review of life reinsurance contracts (support establishing standards and building up wordings and clauses database)
  • Support marketing actuaries and interact with brokers and clients in addressing issues related to contract wordings;
  • Ensure that all contract documentation is consistent, accurate, and complete for new and existing clients;
  • Support in compliance related matters such as Sanctions & Embargos, Anti-Money Laundering, Data protection etc.
  • Support in relation to regulatory matters
  • Assist in marketing presentations to prospective/existing clients
  • Provide training to marketing actuaries with respect to treaty wordings and compliance issues


  • German Wirtschaftsjurist (commercial lawyer)  or equivalent in another jurisdiction.;
  • Reinsurance knowledge pertaining to non-proportional and proportional business would be an advantage as well as strong familiarity with reinsurance terms and clauses for contract wording preparation;
  • Keep up-to-date on reinsurance clauses, laws, industry trends, current wording issues;
  • Good understanding of insurance law related questions
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong analytical, organizational, research, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to work independently; self-motivator;
  • Good interpersonal/communication skills;
  • Proficient with MS Office.
  • Fluent in German and English, other foreign language would be an asset


Art der Beschäftigung


Firmen- und Kontaktdaten

Name des Unternehmens
SCOR Rückversicherung Direktion für Deutschland
Frau Andrea Müller
50672 Köln
+49 221 29281478

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