Job description / Role
We are looking for a legal director from the infrastructure/energy industry to join a major group in Saudi Arabia and head up the legal function for this high growth business unit
A large investment group with a diversified class of assets and ventures
* You will join a growing team who have a truly impressive international track record in the projects space and take the lead on all legal matters concerning the Middle East and North Africa region with exposure to East Asia
Earn an attractive tax free expat salary. And get the opportunity to have the ear of the major royal family members in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. KSA is the largest country in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) and is the most dominant country in the region. With a population of nearly 33 million people and growing every year, it is a huge centre of industry, commerce and investment with a stable economy.
Candidates who apply should meet the following criteria:
* Licensed Lawyer/Solicitor ideally from UK, US, Aus, NZ
* 8+ years of experience working in a corporate or projects environment
* Exposure to big ticket infrastructure/energy/solar/water projects
Please note we are welcoming international applicants for this role with a keen interest in moving to Saudi Arabia
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.