Legal Advisor

Reference
SG37649
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Energy
Location
Aberdeen
Salary
Competitive
PQE
0-2 yrs
Expiry Date
22/11/2016
Eden Scott are delighted to be working with a leading completions company operating in conventional and unconventional reservoirs, who are looking for a Legal Advisor to join their Aberdeen office on a 15 month Fixed Term Contract. Responsibil

Job Description

Eden Scott are delighted to be working with a leading completions company operating in conventional and unconventional reservoirs, who are looking for a Legal Advisor to join their Aberdeen office on a 15 month Fixed Term Contract.

Responsibilities include:

  • 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
  • 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
  • Representing the company in various external meetings 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

Requirements:

  • 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

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 

 

The ideal candidate must be a team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. They must display a ‘get it right first time’ positive attitude at all times.

 

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity, call Danielle on 0141 410 1024 today. Alternatively email danielle.trapp@edenscott.com. All enquiries/applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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