GENERAL COUNSEL, HEAVY INDUSTRY, ABU DHABI

  • Location

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Sector:

    Corporates & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Mark Anderson

  • Contact email:

    markanderson@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    MA/1039592_1538577269

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-02

  • Consultant:

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GENERAL COUNSEL, HEAVY INDUSTRY, ABU DHABI

CLIENT: We are working with a major industrial company to assist them with a new hire of a General Counsel. The company is expanding and therefore an upgrade of legal capacity and expertise is required.

ROLE: You will join as General Counsel and have reporting lines to the CEO of the business. Dealing heavily with both parent and sister companies, part of your role will be not just legal but commercial, strategic and leadership driven. You will help guide the company into making the right business decisions whilst administering high levels of corporate governance, handling complex JV's and very large industrial projects.

CANDIDATE: Ideal candidates will hold the following criteria:

- Western qualified with strong in-house and or international standard law firm experience, with a preference for both

- Based in the region already, or with significant current or previous exposure to the Middle East

- A skill set covering corporate, commercial, M&A, projects, O&G, corporate governance and regulatory will be ideal

- Arabic is a plus but not a requirement

REF: MA/1039592

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