Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a well-established entity who are looking to hire a Paralegal/Legal PA to join the CEO’s office within the Legal and Compliance Unit. You will report to the General Counsel in their Abu Dhabi Office.
In this role you will provide Paralegal support and assist the Lawyers with any ad hoc legal work and oversight of document management. You will be responsible for the processing of non-disclosure agreements for the investment team, assist the Legal counsel with any preparation of contracts and documents in a timely, reliable and accurate manner. You will also conduct legal research and drafting as required. Additionally, you will work closely with the compliance and tax functions team with any legal requirements.
This is an exciting new full time role and is a great opportunity to be part of an established organisation.
The successful candidate should hold a bachelor’s Degree ideally within Law and have at least five years’ experience as a Paralegal with a focus in the financial services or Investment management. It would be advantageous if you have worked for a top tier Law firm. You must have strong English communication skills with Arabic being a bonus.
You must have high attention to detail and be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
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.