Senior Legal Counsel - Renewable Energy

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-4802

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Join the senior leadership team for the Middle East business and contribute to key decision making

Client Details

A major multinational renewable energy corporation who operates in 150 countries worldwide


* Draft and negotiate a wide range of contracts (confidentiality agreements, EPC contracts, O&M agreements, letters of intent; "MOU", partnership agreements; shareholders agreements, land agreements, acquisition and sale of assets, share purchase agreements, project finance agreements)
* Analyze and communicate new regulations within the region
* Prepare the legal documentations/tenders for renewable power projects; including the creation or participation in joint ventures, implementation of agreements
* Implementation and evolution of an international contractual policy and the standardization of contractual documents.
* Follow the litigation files (if any) associated with the portfolio of projects.

Job Offer

Renewable energy provides a larger percentage of the total energy mix than ever before. Stay ahead of the curve by joining a company that is transforming the energy sector


Candidates who apply must meet the following criteria

* 5+ years of post qualifying experience
* Experience working in renewable energy/solar/power/utilities companies
* French and Arabic language skills will be a plus
* Must have Middle East experience

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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