Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Doha, Qatar
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Are you an experienced Legal Counsel?
Do you have experience working in the oil & gas, renewables, power generation or industrial sectors?
Do you have exposure to delivering mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and shareholder agreements?
Are you interested in a full-time staff role based in Doha, Qatar?
Our client, a major global international power development and investment group, are looking for a Deputy Legal Counsel to join their Doha offices on a full-time staff basis.
The Legal Counsel will provide support for all legal activities across the company and assist in ensuring that they are conducted in accordance with the laws and regulations of the State of Qatar. The Legal Counsel's main role is to support the General Counsel in advising on all legal issues related to the rights, obligations, privileges and cases in regards to business operations.
University degree in Law with specialization in Corporate Law, from a recognized university. Professional Certification is preferable.
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience of which 1-3 years should be in a similar position/responsibilities preferably in a similar industry.
1) Law degree from a recognized university and 4+ years PQE
2) Private practice experience in Corporate or Banking departments preferred
3) Exposure to the energy industry highly preferred
4) Arabic Language required
5) Good drafting skills
Kintec was established in the UK in 2001 with the purpose of supplying both Contract and Permanent technical engineering personnel. Currently operating within the Oil and Gas, Chemical, Life Sciences, Power, Rail and Infrastructure industries, Kintec’s business reach is on a global scale. Over the years, we have succeeded in developing lasting relationships, with both clients and candidates, and delivered expertise and up to the minute industry knowledge with efficiency and professionalism. With business expansion and the creation of further offices in the UK, networks in the Middle East, Africa, and the US as well as movement further into Europe, Kintec’s market position has gained major strength over its 18 years in business and we have reinforced this further with sector diversification. Kintec prides itself on delivering unparalleled levels of mobilisation support, which includes the organisation of visas, travel, accommodation, local payroll, security and medical insurance. We take great care to ensure that our own employees are provided with all of the necessary in-house training to be able to deliver exceptional levels of customer service to our clients and candidates. Furthermore, we provide opportunities for further career development, as part of our organic growth model, and aim to provide a favourable working environment where our personnel are held in extremely high regard. We see our staff as paramount in terms of establishing a long lasting and successful business, facilitating the overall aim to replicate and build on our historic achievements