The successful candidate in this Director level position will be responsible for providing legal services, support and guidance to the company, its subsidiaries and affiliates on product, sales, marketing and regulatory compliance matters. The candidate will provide legal advice and counsel to all levels of company leadership.
Job duties may include but are not limited to: • Legal support and guidance regarding insurance products for individual, group markets and Medicare Advantage including product contract development and benefit design. • Ancillary product (life, long-term care, dental, disability, etc.) and Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance matters. • Support for product regulatory issues related to outsourced services, e.g. pharmacy, mental health and other vendor managed benefits. • Support for state and/or federal regulatory inquiries and/or investigations (e.g. FLOIR, DFS, CCIIO and/or DOL investigations/inquiries). • Review and/or draft legal documents. • Manage legal matters or projects with the supervision of other more senior attorneys. • May also be asked to assume additional responsibilities as requested by management.
Job Requirements: • Graduate of an accredited law school with strong academic record and five to ten years of professional experience. Such professional experience can be in-house or at a law firm and can be on behalf of insurance organizations or related entities. • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school and admission to at least one state bar. If bar admission is in a state other than Florida, then the ability to be certified in Florida as Authorized House Counsel. • Experience with compliance and regulatory laws regarding the Affordable Care Act including but not limited to, mandated benefits, Qualified Health Plan certification process, and U.S. Department of Labor laws/regulations. • Experience with and application of health insurance and managed care laws, regulations and compliance standards. • General knowledge of corporate and commercial law. Demonstrated experience developing legal strategies and procedures. • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills. • Demonstrated initiative and self-starter. • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively and develop and maintain strong interpersonal relationships at all levels throughout the organization.
Preferred skills: • Intimate working knowledge of Affordable Care Act. • Working knowledge of ERISA in the health insurance context. • Experience working with state and federal regulators. • Florida Bar admission
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disabled.
Internal Number: 20437
About Florida Blue
Florida Blue, Florida’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield company, is a leader in Florida’s health care industry. Driven by its mission to help people and communities achieve better health, Florida Blue has more than 4 million health care members across the state. An additional 15.5 million people in 16 states are served through its affiliated companies. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., Florida Blue is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. For more information, visit www.floridablue.com.