Paralegal - Arabic speaking

Robert Half


Ref: HP341-915

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Company

Robert Half are working with a company based in Bahrain who are looking to hire a Paralegal to join their growing team. This is a great opportunity to work closely with senior management and add value. You will be an expect paralegal with an appetite to learn and develop within the role.

The Role

* Draft and negotiate various contracts, including client agreements, supplier contracts and non-disclosure agreements.
* Review and analyse contracts to identify and highlight important clauses and obligations for management.
* Actively monitor legal and regulatory developments relevant to the industry and company's jurisdictions, ensuring to recommend applicable compliance policies.
* Assist in reviewing, amending and implementing changes to policies, procedures and standard documentation in light of legal developments in the region.
* Identify and assess legal risks and put forward recommendations. Advise on legal disputes and coordinate with external counsel when necessary
* Assist with corporate governance matters, including maintaining corporate records and drafting resolutions
* Act as a trusted advisor and develop relationships with all relevant business stakeholders, government agencies and teams.
* Assist in supporting the administrative aspects of KYC and due diligence.
* Maintain a contracts database to track all company contracts and ensure the inclusion of important clauses like indemnification provisions, termination clauses and confidentiality clauses.
* Monitor contract expiration dates and assist with contract renewals, amendments and change orders
* Safekeeper of all company legal documentation and maintain an up-to-date documentation tracker across offices..
* Set up and maintain IP portfolio, including trademarks and copyrights. Assist in registration and protection of IP assets.


The Candidate

* Between 4-6 years of post-qualification legal experience, preferably with a multinational company
* Paralegal with a degree in law or lawyer qualified to practice law in the MENA Jurisdiction
* Ability to review, evaluate and negotiate procurement-related contracts
* Ideally, experience in the professional services industry
* Developed commercial awareness with an outcome-orientated approach and the ability to apply legal principles pragmatically
* Effective planning and organising skills to prioritise key areas of responsibility, tasks and projects

Salary and Benefits:
Depending on experience and expertise

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About the Company

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) is the world\'s first and largest specialized staffing firm and a member of the S&P 500 index. We are a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services and the parent company of Protiviti, a leading independent internal audit and business and technology risk consulting firm. For 2006, Robert Half International reported revenues of $4 billion and now has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide.

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