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Job Description

Faststream are working with a global leader in the energy industry to identify and recruit a commercially minded senior legal counsel for their Aberdeen offices. 

The company:
My client is a high-profile offshore construction company within the oil & gas and renewables sectors. They are well known in the industry and leading the way in modern way of working.

The role:
The Senior Legal Counsel will report directly to the Legal Director and will be responsible with providing commercially savvy legal support to the business, mainly supporting tendering activities on a regular basis alongside other duties. 

  • Support the business with the tendering processes. 
  • Assist the team in the development and delivery of their strategy and goals.
  • Attend client meetings and negotiate terms and conditions. 
  • Draft and review general legal agreements. 
  • Provide corporate legal support (such as joint ventures and M&A), compliance advice and general legal advice.

The candidate:
  • Fully qualified lawyer - UK qualification preferred
  • Experience reviewing, negotiating and advising on tendering contracts, especially in EPCI negotiation
  • Oil and gas sector experience - renewables experience desirable
  • In-house legal experience

The benefits:
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Hybrid and flexible working model
  • Fantastic facilities with a modern office
  • Excellent development opportunities

If you would like to find out more, apply below or get in touch for a private and confidential conversation.