Experience: 5 + Years
COUNSEL (CORP AFFAIRS)
Primary Purpose of Job
Working as part of the corporate team in the QP Legal Department, the candidate will undertake a broad scope of work that will cover our core corporate services including: work on general corporate / commercial agreements; corporate law support on QP's assets; corporate financing matters in relation to QP's assets; and general corporate advice (local and international).Working with senior counsel, the candidate can expect to get involved in all of these areas rather than being asked to focus directly on one of them. In addition, much of the work is cross-border and there is a great opportunity to work on local and international matters.
Juris Doctorate, Bachelors of Law (LLB) or equivalent from recognized university.
Experience & Skills
1. Either (a) at least 5 years of general in-house legal practice experience or (b) at least 3 years of general legal practice experience within a large international law firm, including in either case in some of the practice areas listed above. 2. Very good analytical skills, with excellent legal drafting and writing skills. 3. Excellent command of spoken and written English. 4. Must be proficient in using Microsoft Word.
Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.
Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.
For more information, please visit www.qp.com.qa