Senior Legal Counsel - Arabic speaker

Dubai Permanent AED40,000 - AED52,000 per month (AED480,000 - AED624,000)
  • A European Multinational Corporation are seeking a senior lawyer
  • Manage the legal function for a large territory

About Our Client

A European industrial leader with over 60 global offices

Job Description

  • Oversees the day-to-day Legal activity (daily legal tasks including contract review, corporate governance, compliance, legal research, advice, employment).
  • Advises the management on different matters of a local nature (companies law, corporate restructuring, foreign investment law, labour law, etc) and legal risks associated with potential business deals.
  • Corporate governance for the entities that includes overseeing board decisions, appointments, limitation of powers
  • Compliance: deploying training sessions if needed
  • Corporate/transactional work: joint ventures, appointment of law firms, preparation of the legal due diligence report, up to the execution of the different contractual documents related to the transaction such as Shareholders Agreements, Memorandums of Association, Share Purchase Agreements, Business Transfer Agreements, related agreements

The Successful Applicant

Candidates who apply should meet the following criteria:

  • Bilingual - English and Arabic a must
  • 7-12 years of post qualifying experience (5 of which must be in-house)
  • Ideally coming from an engineering/manufacturing/industrial background
  • Experience working in a large region

What's on Offer

  • Take on a senior role in a well respected company and contribute greatly
  • Have the ear of senior decision makers in the European headquarters
  • Live and work in a true economic hub
Denise Hasircioglu
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