Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking to hire a Banking and Islamic Finance Solicitor with 3 - 5 PQE + to play a key role in its established and growing Riyadh offering.
About the role
You will be responsible in working closely with the partners and clients in relation to playing a lead role in relation to transactions in the Riyadh office. The role will also involve covering the full mix of banking work, covering the conventional and Islamic finance aspects of the full range of finance legal work i.e. corporate lending, acquisition, leverage, RE, project finance etc. The KSA market is continuing to grow and become more important to the majority of law firms’ plans for the Middle East region so an excellent opportunity to join a market leader with excellent long-term career prospects.
The successful candidate should be an experienced banking Lawyer, based either in the Middle East with a leading law firm, or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia or New Zealand etc. The firm is interested in a high calibre individual who will be able and comfortable working independently and / or within a team structure. Experience of Islamic finance is ideal, although candidates interested in building on their experience in the area are also of interest. Excellent tax free remuneration and career prospects on offer for an ambitious individual.