Head of Legal Department Oil & Gas sector
012 -5961868
High Salary

Job Description

Responsibilities :

Managing the Legal Department.
Drafting agreements, contracts, memoranda, letters and other documents of legal nature. 
Participating in negotiations and discussions concerning the legal issues.  
Preparing legal opinions related to the matters arising out of and in connection with the contractual relations of the Company.
Constantly reviewing the legal documentation in relation to the Projects and ensuring that the Company is fulfilling all of its obligations undertaken in the agreements in a timely manner.
Participating in the drafting of various loan facility agreements, sale and purchases agreements, shareholders’ agreements and other legal documentation. 
Providing legal advice and support to the various management teams within the Company.
Coordinating the work of the Legal Department. 
Interacting with other departments in the Company.
Performing any other task that may from time to time be assigned by the General Director.

Requirements :

University degree in law from a reputable university in the UK.
Minimum 5 years of work experience as the senior lawyer in managerial position.
Solid knowledge of English law, International and Azerbaijani law. 
Relevant master’s degree in law is advantage.
Fluent written and verbal English, Azerbaijani and Russian. Knowledge of any other foreign language, in addition to those listed is welcomed.
Experience working with various oil & gas contracts.
Knowledge of Contract law, Private Law, Commercial Law, Oil & Gas Law.
Good communication skills, good managerial skills.
Good teamwork skills.
Ability to work on several tasks simultaneously. 
Motivation for professional development. 
Very attentive to details.  
Easy learner.
Results-oriented and able to meet tight deadlines. 
Good MS Office skills

 Additional Info:
Job type: Full time
Probationary period: 3 months