JOB : Legal Advisor
DATE
11-Jul-2017
EXPERIENCE
10 to 15 years
GENDER
Any
COMPANY PROFILE
Our client is leading holding company in Kuwait.
DESCRIPTION

Strategic:

 

  • Develops legal policies, identify loopholes in the existing legal structure, and ensure their implementation and compliance.
  • Manages all legal and relevant litigation work.
  • Review the arrangements for outsourced legal advice, identifying opportunities for efficiencies and improvements.
  • Advise on the legal effects on policy proposals, preparing proposals to consultation documents.

 

Operational:

  • Advise on matters of company law, corporate governance, regulatory matters; and oversight and supervision of subsidiary company transactions and compliance.
  • To be the legal representative for the Managing Partner when requested and to follow up on the Managing Partner’s personal legal requirements.
  • Provide accurate and timely legal advice to all areas of the business.
  • Follow up on the company’s legal requirements as per company law.
  • Support internal legal business matters.
  • Follow up legal business matters outside of Kuwait, including the UK, Bahrain, India, Egypt, Lebanon, and Syria.
  • Support the procurement process within the business, preparing and reviewing draft contracts.
  • Draft/review commercial contracts and formal agreements with partners, in business and public and voluntary sectors.
  • To manage our relationship with specialist external legal firms as required.
  • Project manages reviews/developments in connection with any of the areas identified above.
  • Conducts studies and undertake research on problems and legal issues.
  • Any other duties as required.

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE
Education & Experience Profile : •Degree in law. •Substantial experience of providing legal advice at Board level on an international basis. •Demonstrable experience of drafting and reviewing commercial contracts. Functional & Behavioral Skills Required: •Excellent communication and negotiation skills. •High degree of planning and organizing. •Able to read, write and speak Arabic and English.
EDUCATION LEVEL
L.L.B, L.L.M
LOCATION
Kuwait
NATIONALITY
Arabs
CONTACT PERSON
Ms. Avneet Kaur - Recruitment Consultant
CONTACT PHONE NO. +965 22622757 (Ext- 207)