Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a professional services company in Dubai who is looking to hire an In-house Legal / Contracts Officer. Our client is looking for an individual with experience of UAE commercial contract review and drafting to work in a fast paced environment.
The role will be to review, negotiate and draft legal agreements relating to the supply of services across the Middle East region, working closely with the business in relation to delivering commercial legal solutions. As an in-house legal position, there will be an expectation to undertake broader commercial and contracts legal work etc. as required. This is an opportunity to join a global business, as a key part of its Middle East headquarters for the region in Dubai, in a region wide remit.
The successful candidate should have a number of years' experience relating to commercial and contracts legal work, with experience of the drafting, review, negotiation and management of supply agreements etc. Preference would be for a candidate with in-house legal counsel experience gained either in-house with another company or in a UAE based law firm. The role does not require Arabic language skills.
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.