Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a Silver Circle law firm that is looking to a hire a Project Finance at Associate or Senior Associate level i.e. c 4 – 8 PQE + to play a key role in its high profile and well established Dubai practice.
The role will involve covering the full mix of project financing work, covering large-scale projects from the outset to conclusion. The position will be to work closely with the lead Partner, broader team and with clients, in relation to projects in the UAE and the broader Middle East and Africa. The firm acts for governments, sponsors, financial institutions etc. in relation to financing on high profile energy, power and infrastructure projects. As it will be working within a small team undertaking project EPC, O&M agreements as part of the role.
The successful candidate should be a Project Finance Lawyer, at mid to senior associate level, based either in the UAE with a leading international law firm or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia or New Zealand etc. The firm is interested in a high calibre individual who will be able and comfortable working independently and / or within a team structure. High quality Finance Lawyers, looking to specialise in project finance work are also welcome for consideration.
Excellent Silver Circle tax free rates of remuneration on offer to attract a high calibre associate. For those relocating internationally with the remuneration levels on offer and as income tax free this can lead to potential increases in net / take home remuneration of c.50 – 80%, so an attractive financial prospect.
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.