Senior Legal Manager - Technology and Sourcing
Work for a major technology company in their global services office in Dubai
Global legal function with a focus on sourcing, procurement and supply chain
About Our Client
A global technology and telecoms organisation which currently sits in a leading position with its constantly developing technology and digital footprint in over 25 countries
Negotiating commercial interests across various functions and roles
Manage and participate in various projects undertaken by different departments from a legal perspective.
Management of litigation and active engagement in on-going disputes resolution matters.
Liaise with external law firms that provide legal support to the company and ensure feedback filters through to the intended recipients.
Effective drafting and reviewing of quality contracts (procurement, development, licensing and support of technology products and services, and intellectual property)
Provide legal support for IP requirements and regulations.
Advise management on new legislation and the impact thereof on the business.
Manage and provide legal advice and opinions.
The Successful Applicant
- LLB qualified and licensed in a common law jurisdiction
- Minimum 5 - 8 years' post qualifying experience (recent 3 years in the UAE)
- Experience in a Technology/Telecoms/IT organisation advising on matters related to sourcing, supply chain and procurement (drafting and negotiating transactions involving the procurement, development, licensing and support of technology products and services, and intellectual property)
What's on Offer
Work for a global organisation out of the Dubai support services office, travel to HQ and emerging markets to develop the technology offering. Engage with and mentor the junior lawyers in the team