Thursday , February 29 2024

Etisalat Jobs in Dubai – Sr. Legal Counsel

Website Etisalat

Job Description:

Leading and supporting on a wide range of corporate and corporate governance related matters and M&A transactions including transaction management, liaising with senior stakeholders from across the organization and reviewing and negotiating transaction documentation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Advising on corporate and corporate governance related issues, under the contractual and local legal framework (common and civil law based) – in the capacity of shareholder, operator/service provider, and nominee director, in various jurisdictions.
  • Leading and supporting on a wide range of corporate and M&A transactions, both domestic and cross border.
  • Lead negotiations of transaction documents, with a pragmatic solutions oriented approach demonstrating sound business judgement.
  • Transaction management.
  • Conduct analysis for the optimization and streamlining of section processes to support the accomplishment of functional synergies and to enhance corporate performance and efficiency.
  • Support closing of the M&A transactions and post closing integration.
  • Drafting and reviewing of non binding and definitive transaction documentation, demonstrating attention to detail.
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to Legal Counsel for M&A.
  • Managing external counsel.
  • Provide advice and assist in the implementation of the functional strategy in area of responsibility across Etisalat Int’l.
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders and working closely with other business units internally (including compliance) across the organization, as well as with external advisors.
  • Draft and assist with the preparation of M&A related board and committee meeting materials.
  • Provide advice on transaction structuring from a legal and investor protection perspective.
  • Strong understanding of corporate governance related issues.
  • Guide the due diligence process.
  • Draft and negotiate corporate governance documents (shareholder agreements, articles of association, board and committee charters etc.).

Job Requirements:

  • Membership of a professional Bar Association (Preferred)
  • 10 to 15 years of experience in a senior M&A and corporate legal role, preferably with legal training completed in private practice (magic circle or equivalent) and have in house experience in a progressive business organization, preferably with a telecom background.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law

Job Details:

Company: Etisalat

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline: N/A

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