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Legal Counsel / Senior Legal Counsel - Bahrain

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MAN002CB Requisition #
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To qualify you must:
  • Have between 7-15 years of post-qualification legal experience, preferably with a multi-national corporation or an international law firm with at least a significant portion of such experience occurring in the Middle East.
  • Be a lawyer qualified to practice law in KSA.
  • Have the ability to evaluate and negotiate procurement related contracts.
  • Possess excellent command of written and spoken English and Arabic.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Effective planning and organizing skills to prioritize key areas of responsibility, tasks and projects.
  • The ability to keep calm in a crisis and to cope well with conflicting deadlines.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Strong team player who is both committed and flexible.
Ideally, you will also have
  • People management and development experience.
  • Attention to detail in all aspects.
  • Experience within the professional services industry.
  • Well-developed commercial awareness with an outcome orientated approach and the ability to apply legal principles pragmatically.
What we look for
We are looking for people who can combine, great listening skills, collaboration, influencing and commercial acumen. Being able thrive in an ever changing, diverse, multi-cultural environment where we expect exceptional quality and show passion for your work will set you up for success.
What working for EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. We also offer:
  • Exposure to some of the greatest colleagues and clients in the industry
  • Support, feedback and coaching in a culture that values operational excellence
  • Career potential to grow both within the MENA region and globally
  • A culture that will encourage you to grow your skills and strengths for your own betterment as well as that or EY
About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Build your legacy with us.
Apply now.

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