Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
ASSOC. GEN. COUNSEL (CORP GOV & COMPL)
Primary Purpose of Job
To oversee and manage Corporate Governance and Compliance functions in QP and direct the range of activities required to ensure the development, implementation and maintenance of QP Corporate Governance and Compliance framework and provide compliance advice in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations related to domestic and international operations of Qatar Petroleum.
JD/LLB Degree or equivalent from recognized University, preferable Master Degree in Law, and currently licensed to practice law in home jurisdiction.
Experience & Skills
- At least 15 years of professional experience related to Compliance, Regulatory, Governance, Legal, Audit, Internal Control or Program Management functions with private practice or in-house (multinational); - experience of handling compliance and governance matters in complex compliance or regulatory environments (oil and gas sector preferably), including AML, sanctions screening, and due diligence; - experience in development and implementing, reporting and enhancing screening and third party compliance management, including policy and procedural framework, training, internal controls and investigations; - advanced analytical skills with the ability to assimilate complex compliance and governance matters and to provide practical advice to non-lawyers; - effective communication skills; - leaderhsip skills/prior experience of managing personnel (directly and functionally); - ability to work independently and collaboratively as team player with members of Legal Department, as well as other stakeholders; - highly motivated, proactive, organized, and self-disciplined. Has proven track record in managerial/supervisory position, including experience in steering development of corporate frameworks.