Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a leading global law firm looking to hire a Paralegal to support their Finance Global Transactions Team in Dubai.
The role will involve working closely with the lead Partner and senior Lawyers in the firm’s Dubai office and well as part of its broader Middle East network.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the organisation of and attendance at Signings and Closings; Physical and virtual data room management; Due diligence assistance; Post transaction bible production; Document review; Assistance with billing and preparing first drafts of transaction documents, including fee letters, security agreements and other common finance documents.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a global leading law firms which is well established in the Middle East market with clear long-term career developments prospects and the opportunity to play a key role in relation to high profile matters.
The firm is interested in speaking to an undergraduate degree (or equivalent), preferably a law degree or a non-law degree with Graduate Diploma in Law competed. Previous paralegal experience in an international law firm in the UAE. Office administration experience and strong IT Package skills (MS Office, InTapp, Visio, Intranet). Arabic language skills are advantageous.
Competitive tax free 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.