Legal Counsel - Middle east
LEGAL COUNSEL - MIDDLE EAST, 4-7 PQE
CLIENT: Taylor Root have been engaged by a market leading, listed FMCG business with extensive operations across the Middle East and Africa.
ROLE: The position, reporting into the General Counsel, will cover a broad range of Corporate Commercial work across all of their major Middle Eastern markets. Given the industry, there is also likely to be some exposure to IP exposure, and the successful candidate will also undertake some Company Secretarial and Compliance work. There will also be an expectation to assist in managing external counsel for all litigation matters.
CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for this role will possess experience in all of the above competnecies, and likely sit in the 4-7 years PQE bracket. Experience in the FMCG or Pharma industry would be preferred but is not absolutely necessary. More important is a mixture of Private Practice and In-House exposure. Arabic language skills are highly desirable.Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.