Our client is a well-established company operating in energy industry and seeking to recruit a Senior Legal Counsel, specialized in Mergers and Acquisitions.
The right incumbent will undertake role and responsibilities as follows:
Provides legal services in the area of Mergers and Acquisitions.
Oversees and is responsible for all aspects of mergers and acquisitions transactions.
Negotiates, drafts, reviews and implements contracts, agreements and other legal documents of Company transactions, ensuring accuracy of policies and procedures
Interacts and coordinates with external and internal stakeholders (including cooperating lawyers/advisors etc.).
Drafts and reviews a broad range of contracts related to the operations of various business lines, while takes appropriate control and legal actions when required.
Ensures work is compliant with procedures and standard documents.
Considers regulatory issues at all times and reports any concerns as appropriate.
Reports to Legal Affairs & Compliance Director and Collaborates with other members of his/her team for the assigned projects.
Legal qualification (LLB) in Business Law, Corporate or Commercial Law. Postgraduate studies will be considered a plus
Minimum 8 years of experience within a corporate environment or in a large corporate law firm
Proven track record in M&A transactions
Impeccable verbal and written English skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to build relationships and work effectively with partners/ key stakeholders
Ability to manage assigned tasks in an assertive, efficient and timely manner.
Attention to detail, strong analytical and critical thinking
Ability to identify legal risks and propose solutions
Results driven disposition
Leadership mindset with people coaching/ development capabilities
Assertiveness, Resilience & Integrity
The company offers an attractive remuneration package and career prospects within a well-established and growing organization.