Charterhouse is working with an IT services & solutions provider who is looking to hire a Bilingual In-house Legal Counsel to work with senior management and who will undertake a broad range of corporate, commercial, contracts and litigation legal work as required.
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to join this established organization having main responsibility for all legal matters which will involve drafting, reviewing and negotiating of complex commercial agreements, tenders, bids and contracts. You will also produce guidelines and templates for the business in order to assist the teams, and provide them with legal knowledge to support the business. Additionally, you will manage and mitigate legal disputes to minimize risk to the company and employees as well as ensure that the business is fully compliant at all times.
The successful candidate should be fluent in Arabic with at least 8 years legal experience relating to commercial, contracts, litigation legal work, with experience of the drafting, review, negotiation and management of agreements, as well as tenders and bids etc. The preference would be for a candidate with in-house Legal Counsel experience gained either in-house with another company or in a Qatar based law firm. IT services & solutions industry experience is an advantage but not a requirement.