Assistant Legal Counsel - Saudi National

Irwin & Dow

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: NP447-1492

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

A Saudi National is required for our global professional services client, as the role of Assistant Legal Counsel will be based in the exceptionally busy Riyadh office. Successful applicants should hold a law degree and be able to comprehend legal documents such as NDAs and RFPs. You will also possess advanced IT skills and be comfortable in the use of databases and reports. It is also essential that the successful Saudi National candidate is bilingual in both Arabic and English, with excellent communication skills in both, with the ability to interact with all levels of seniority including internal stakeholders and external vendors.

Working closely with the legal and commercial teams you will be involved in all client contracting matters across a broad range of industries including both private and governmental organisations. Conducting extensive legal research and assisting in the drafting, revising, and finalising of critical day to day legal operations you will be expected to review NDAs, NRLs and RFPs and ensuring accurate tracking and filing of such. You will therefore be exposed to highly confidential documents on a regular basis, where a great deal of discretion is required.


This global organisation has an excellent reputation for internal growth and career development, so the successful applicant will be expected to have a highly proactive attitude and remain focused and committed to the role for their own legal career longevity. As this role is based in Riyadh, we can only accept applications from Saudi Nationals in order to meet the governmental Saudization requirements.

About the Company

Irwin & Dow was established by two highly experienced recruitment professionals, Tracey Irwin and Jocelyn Dow. We provide a refreshing approach by working in close partnership with clients and candidates within the Business Support, Secretarial, HR & Finance sectors.

Good staff are key to every business. We recognise and appreciate this, having over thirty years combined recruitment and executive search experience within the region.

Our main aim is to provide a specialist service to clients preferring to work with a bespoke consultancy.

Our values of discretion and diplomacy are paramount and our ultimate goal is to become a partner of choice for all our clients and candidates.

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Assistant salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 7,500

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