Corporate Legal Advisor

Riyadh Permanent
  • An excellent opportunity to join an outstanding corporate commercial team
  • Must have at least 4 years' experience in M&A transactions and capital markets

About Our Client

A leading international law firm with a longstanding existence in KSA and a strong presence on the ground through its established KSA partner, is looking to hire into its top-tier corporate/commercial team.

The Firm's corporate commercial team is comprised of high-ranking individuals who collectively display expertise in a broad range of matters in industries as diverse as construction, defence, consumer, telecommunications, health-care, F&B and retail industries.

Job Description

  • Manage deals
  • Provide comprehensive advice and support on a variety of cross-border transactions
  • Draft and negotiate key transaction documents
  • Co-ordinate with the wider team while managing both the due diligence exercise and preparing the due diligence report
  • Communicate with clients and update them on the day-to-day mechanics of the transaction process
  • Develop strong relationships with existing clients while gaining a real insight into the client's business
  • Display a good knowledge of the market in which your clients operate and understand the various sector requirements
  • Attend client meetings and provide timely advice which is both relevant and commercial and meets the needs of your clients' business
  • Fully engage in business development while promoting the interests of the Firm
  • Seek out new clients by preparing and providing regular client alerts and proposals

The Successful Applicant

  • 4-6 years PQE with a strong academic background
  • Interest in developing a corporate practice with both public and private M&A experience along with a good working knowledge of joint venture transactions and foreign investments
  • Excellent communication and translation skills, is bi-lingual and can readily read, write, and review translations
  • Based or is willing to be based in Riyadh

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to lead the deal team in Riyadh within a top-tier corporate commercial department
  • Opportunity to work within a global law firm while gaining fantastic experience from leaders in their field
  • Opportunity to earn a competitive tax-free salary while working within a dynamic team

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