Senior Legal Counsel- Projects

Doha Permanent AED48,000 - AED50,000 per month (AED576,000 - AED600,000)
  • Senior project lawyer with ambition to work in major Oil & Gas projects in Qa
  • Must have strong industry experience and be qualified in the UK or analogous jur

About Our Client

Client is one of the world leaders in the production and supply of natural gas

Job Description

  • Provide legal advice on legal and contractual issues referred by the General Counsel or his/her supervisor related to EPC contracts and other construction contracts, purchase orders of material, goods, equipment, etc., license agreements and any other project related agreements ("Contracts").
  • Draft, review and negotiate project and commercial contracts on behalf of the client and its operated ventures, and ensure that required corporate governance procedures are met with respect to such contractual arrangements.
  • Develop standard agreements, procedures and protocols for use by the wider Legal Department.
  • Carry out such other duties as requested by his/her supervisors.
  • Provide legal training to junior members of the Legal Department and to other departments within the organisation.

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 8 years relevant experience in Oil & Gas projects, preferably gained through working with multi-national Oil & Gas companies, international construction companies, and/or top tier international law firms specializing in the Oil & Gas industry.
  • Able to demonstrate excellent communication and drafting skills in the English language. Arabic not essential but would be beneficial.
  • Strong negotiation skills, with good experience of negotiating project, commercial and Oil & Gas agreements.
  • Able to work independently with minor supervision, with the ability to manage and prioritize workload.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive, tax-free salary.
  • Opportunity to join the legal team of world leader in energy sector
  • Progressive, exciting environment
Contact
Sadhbh Kelly Grealy
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5269301

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Subsector
Energy - In House
Industry
Energy & Natural Resources
Location
Doha
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Sadhbh Kelly Grealy
Job reference
JN-022022-5269301