Senior Legal Counsel – Michael Page International (UAE) Limited
Working as part of the legal team performing generalist functions for the entire MESA region.
A major household brand with an excellent reputation and fun working culture! Opportunities to work with the international legal teams, attend global conferences and expert seminars
Contract Negotiation – Provides support to management/professional employees & the Legal department in the negotiation of less complex contracts. Develops contract documentation that meets corporate requirements whilst complying with all relevant local practice & legislation.
Communications – Reviews all types of internal & external communications.
Corporate Taxation – Works with the Tax department to identify significant opportunities for improved corporate structuring of legal entities. Consults with external counsel when necessary, to define the specific legal requirements.
Litigation – Assesses the merits of different types of litigation claims & selects & briefs appropriate external counsel.
Regional Projects – Supports complex regional projects by providing expertise to advise on the most effective legal solution.
Labour Relations – Supports HR & Operations in developing effective negotiating strategies & tactics. Checks to ensure that planned action are legally acceptable under the local labour regime.
Business Opportunities – Proactively identifies potential changes in business practices and indicates specific risks or the opportunities for the business.
Technical Expertise – Keeps updated on local & U.S. legal requirements relating to business ethics & practices and monitors compliance with those standards.
Advisory Function – Provides appropriate legal advice & support to all levels of internal customers on diverse types of issues to ensure legality & consistency of approach.
Knowledge Management – Develops and delivers appropriate training and education programmes to support the business in maintaining legality & avoiding potential pitfalls.
Candidates who apply must meet all of the below criteria:
Work for a forward thinking, vibrant company with excellent staff retention. Share ideas with a diverse team. Gain exposure to multiple aspects of a legal department and attend global expert seminars to expand your skill set
|Job Location:||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Company Industry:||Distributions and Logistics|
|Monthly Salary:||US $1,500|