Director of Legal | Saudi Arabia | Attractive Tax-Free Package

Job Reference:

AR120

Type of Job:

Permanent

Sector:

Internet/Technology | Legal

Package:

Attractive Tax-Free Package

Location:

Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for and advising on all legal activities in the Kingdom

  • Advising senior business stakeholders and working closely with the General Counsel on projects and any new initiatives.

  • Managing complex transactions from across the business network (International/Cross-border)

  • Interacting with Saudi government authorities and regulators – regulatory activities

  • Leading on contract reviews and negotiations – commercial inc internet, technology, media related contracts.

  • Formulating legal risk management strategies

Education/Experience Required:

To be considered for this position, candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Law degree from a top university

  • Fluent in English and Arabic (both oral and written)

  • Strong KSA local law knowledge in KSA is mandatory

  • Ideally 6PQE +, with a minimum of 2 years experience at an international law firm

  • Corporate, commercial experience required

  • Finance experience preferred but not required

  • The ability to prioritize and multi-task, particularly when working under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • A methodical, pro-active approach to work with a strong focus on accuracy

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Job Reference:

AR120

Published Date:

12 February 2021, 00:00:00