LEGAL COUNSEL, GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT, JEDDAH

  • Location

    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Mark Anderson

  • Contact email:

    markanderson@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    MA/1096892_1560677097

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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LEGAL COUNSEL, GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT, JEDDAH

CLIENT: We are working exclusively with a global asset manager and fund, based from their Jeddah office. They are seeking an additional lawyer to add to the team and help growth their capabilities.

ROLE: You will provide high quality legal advice on a wide range of matters relating to new and existing global investment transactions, covering everything from strategy, to implementation and delivery. Supporting the asset management teams, you will cover funds, private and public equity, real estate and money markets, as well as general day to day corporate and commercial matters, with a sharp focus onto risk management.

CANDIDATE: The client is looking for someone who can tick most, if not all of the following criteria:

  • A qualified lawyer with at least 5+ years' of experience
  • Arabic language skills are a distinct advantage, though note that documentation is all typically in English
  • Experience from a large international standard law firm, as well as in-house work from a fund / investment bank / asset management company, would be ideal
  • A skill set covering general corporate, funds and capital markets

REF: MA/1096892

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