- Commercially focused
- Newly created position
About Our Client
Our client is financially robust global conglomerate with diverse businesses. Due to the expansion and growth in their energy business, there is now a newly created opportunity for a Senior Legal Counsel to be part of an established legal team, supporting the South East Asia business.
Reporting to the Vice President, Legal, you will be a key business partner to the commercial and technical teams in the business unit, providing legal, regulatory support and advice, ensuring compliance to the regulatory framework, assisting the business to achieve corporate objectives while minimizing legal risks. This includes supporting bids and tenders, negotiation of EPC and other commercial contracts, new market entries, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, divestments, project financing, disputes and any other legal matters arising from the operations.
The Successful Applicant
You are a qualified lawyer with at least 9 years PQE with substantial experience in the energy sector, particularly in the areas of contract negotiations, project financing and M&A in the South East Asia region. Armed with strong knowledge of the industry, you are commercial minded, a keen learner and have interpersonal skills that will be essential in partnering and influencing a wide range of stakeholders.
What's on Offer
You can look forward to play an active business partnering and commercially focused role in a growing business segment and the opportunity to learn and contribute in a team based environment.