Corporate Legal Counsel (Bilingual)

Charterhouse

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: GP186-3672

Job description / Role

Charterhouse is working with a global US technology company who is looking to hire an experienced lawyer to play a lead role in relation to the company's activities in Saudi Arabia. The role will be to work closely with the senior management of the business in relation to expansion of its activities in KSA.

The role requires a bilingual (Arabic and English) lawyer with a high calibre background who is comfortable drafting and negotiating high value, complex corporate, commercial, IT and other legal documents and matters arising from the business's activities in KSA. This role is exceptional alternative for an ambitious individual. The business is interested in a technically strong lawyer with experience gained as in-house legal counsel with a multi-national corporation or coming from an international law firm and looking to make the move in-house.

Requirements

The successful candidate will be a qualified solicitor with at least 6 plus years' high calibre corporate and commercial legal experience. This can be gained either in KSA, the UAE or other major Middle Eastern hubs and open to relocating to Riyadh. This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to join a global Blue Chip company in a lead role with exceptional career development prospects. Excellent remuneration and package on offer to attract a high calibre individual.

About the Company

The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.

Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.