Legal Advisor

Recruiter
Rose Recruitment
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
12 Sep 2019
Ref
1234709864
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Rose Recruitment are sourcing for a Legas Advisor for one of our Oil and Gas clients based in Aberdeen on a permanent basis.

KEY ACTIVITIES

* Providing legal support related to the operation of large value contracts including developing, drafting and reviewing legal documentation in support of procurement activities

* Responsible for developing, maintaining and negotiating up to date standard terms and conditions and contractual templates for a wide range of commercial agreements, including Global MSA, Distributions Agreement, NDA's and Licence Agreements

* Providing legal advice and support to the business including employment law related matters, corporate legal support, and other ad hoc legal issues

* Engagement with contractors, partners, relevant authorities, industry bodies and external counsel as required

* Managing all corporate legal requirements and setting up new international entities

* Ensuring compliance with UK and international trade regulations and restrictions, Anti-corruption and anti-trust compliance

INDIVIDUAL QHSE RESPONSIBILITIES

* To demonstrate commitment to the quality of service, including quality of records produced, aiming at meeting and exceeding customer expectations;

* To demonstrate personal commitment to protection of Health, Safety and the Environment;

* To follow company QHSE Policy, relevant operational procedures, HSE procedures and risk assessments;

* To communicate and report on any perceived non-conformances or faults in the service provided or in the company's Quality or HSE Management Systems.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential:

* Law degree, at honours level (or equivalent)

* Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice

* Fully qualified and eligible to practise law in Scotland and/or England and thorough understanding of UK law and practices.

EXPERIENCE / SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE

Essential:

* Relevant PQE experience in Contract Law, Employment Law, Corporate/Commercial Law and Oil and Gas Services

Preferred:

* In-house experience, whether from a number of secondments or current in-house position would be preferable

* Dealings with and experience in International Trade Law, Intellectual Property Law and Oil and Gas Law (UKCS)

* Ability to plan, control and take responsibility for own work and related decisions

* Problem solving approach and a 'get it right first time' attitude

* Good communication skills, both verbal and written, and good team work skills

* Strong ability to perform well under pressure of a high and varied work load, tight deadlines and changing job priorities

* Attention to detail in all aspects of the job role

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