Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

SSA Group are working with a FMCG holding group[ based in Abu Dhabi , UAE. The company are searching for a Paralegal to assist the General Counsel with administrative support on a daily basis.

The role is admin based and acts as a support role to senior legal team members and in-house lawyers. On a daily basis, the paralegal will be tasked with drafting important legal documents and conducting searches or research on behalf of the company.

• Drafting contracts in Arabic and English
• Translating documents
• Performing due diligence on contracts and business agreements
• Delivering executed documents to banks for clients
• Conducting legal research
• Performing company searches
• Chasing payments
• Drafting letters of engagement
• Conducting proforma reviews


• 7 - 10 years experience
• Fluent in English & Arabic written & spoken
• Excellent Excel, Word and Outlook skills
• Experience with corporate commercial law or contract law
• Degree in law or related field
• Ability to work well under pressure
• Excellent attention to detail
• Exceptional organisational skills
• Collaboration and communication skills
• Multitasking capabilities
• Good sense of judgement
• Ability to work with independence

About the Company

SSA Ltd. (Sommerman Skinner Associates) find out the detail to allow you to make qualified judgments about your career and its progression. On the companies that we represent (over 2000 spread across a diverse spectrum of industry) we will be able to inform you of contracts pending, awarded, company growth, opportunity, relative reward and internal prospects. We believe that through spending time and effort front end through interviewing or individual dedication we can offer real advice that will be valued. Our founder is degree qualified with extensive exposure to industry and with a career also behind him in Recruitment Management. Our team is made up of qualified construction professionals. We specialise in both permanent and freelance opportunities to qualified construction professionals.

Disciplines covered include:

Site Engineers, Site Agents, Project Managers, Contracts Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Commercial Managers, Planners, Safety, Purchasers, Estimators and Design Executive.

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