Charterhouse is working for a leading internationally recognised organisation who is looking to hire a Legal and Compliance Manager in a standalone position in its Qatar office. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to take a step up into a lead role, where you will provide a full range of legal advice and support, supporting in all aspects of legal and compliance whilst maintaining the highest standards of compliance and governance with all aspects of Qatari Corporate Law.
About the role
This is an exciting and hands-on role to work for an employer of choice which will certainly take your career to the next level. Key accountabilities include but will not be limited to; understanding all legal and compliance issues operating a JV in Qatar; supporting contractual arrangements with customers and suppliers; developing legal solutions to complex business issues; drafting, negotiating, agreeing and completion of contractual arrangements; and keeping abreast of legal and business developments for the business and providing training where necessary.
The successful candidate should have a minimum 5 years PQE, be UK Qualified and have experience working with a leading Law Firm and/or in-house experience. You should have a strong compliance and corporate commercial background, with a proven track record operating within a company which has a strong emphasis of the highest corporate governance and compliance standards. You should also have experience in management of business risk including reputational risk with a particular focus on anti-bribery and corruption, IP, DP and Records Management. Experience in Qatar is preferred.