JOB DESCRIPTION / ROLE
The Senior Legal Manager will be responsible for overseeing all legal matters related to the company's operations, including contract drafting and negotiation, regulatory compliance, risk management, and dispute resolution. The ideal candidate should have a Juris Doctor or LLM from a US university and extensive experience in commercial and corporate contract law.
One of the Kingdom's fastest growing entities, currently expanding operations globally.
* Draft and review a broad range of commercial and corporate contracts, including sales agreements, distribution agreements, vendor contracts, and employment agreements.
* Negotiate and manage contracts, ensuring compliance with legal requirements and company policies.
* Conduct legal research and provide advice and guidance to the company's management team on legal issues and risks.
* Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
* Monitor and assess legal and regulatory developments that may affect the company's operations.
* Manage external counsel and legal vendors as needed.
* Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, HR, and operations, to provide legal support for various business initiatives.
* Participate in the development and implementation of strategic business plans.
* Competitive, tax-free salary
* Clear path for progression within the business.
* Juris Doctor or LLM from a US university.
* Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in commercial and corporate contract law, including drafting and negotiating contracts, managing legal risks, and regulatory compliance.
* Familiarity with Saudi Arabia's legal system and laws is preferred.
* Strong communication, negotiation, and analytical skills.
* Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
* Excellent organizational and project management skills.
* Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines.
* Fluent in both Arabic and English.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.
The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:
Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal
The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.