Legal Counsel - Corporate - Bahrain

4 days left

Location
Bahrain
Salary
£135000 - £150000 per annum + Tax Free
Posted
23 May 2024
Closes
20 Jun 2024
Ref
RPG-IM-15903
Contact
Jameson Legal
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity to join a significant entity in the financial services sector who work into multiple jurisdictions globally. You will be joining the team based in Bahrain in an important role reporting to the GC and working in close coordination with other members of the legal and compliance function, as well as wider parts of the business.

The role is a stimulating mix of corporate work, such as assisting on corporate documents and transactions related to joint ventures, strategic acquisitions, and restructuring matters. You will also be expected to draft corporate resolutions and provide support for the company secretarial team in some instances. Key responsibilities also include a focus on regulatory and compliance matters in relation to GDPR as well as assisting on the structuring and setting up funds, investment management, advisory and distribution related agreements.

Applicants will have at least 4 years of experience working for an international law firm or significant in-house entity in the Kingdom of Bahrain, ideally within the financial services sector. Candidates coming from common law jurisdictions such as the UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand or those with a Bahrain legal qualification and an international LLM or JD would be of interest.

Remuneration: £135,000 - £150,000 tax free.

For further information, please send your CV in complete confidence to Robert Gregorio.

Please note that where a level of preferred experience or qualification is indicated, this is a guideline only and does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Jameson Legal acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


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