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In-House Banking and Finance Solicitor 2 - 8 PQE

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 02/05/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932058

Charterhouse is working with a high profile financial institution that is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor. Our client is flexible on PQE level and open to those individuals with c.2 - 8 PQE to play a key role in its existing legal team. The business is going from strength to strength so this an excellent time to join a high profile institution that is undertaking interesting, cutting-edge work across the UAE and wider region. This role will be to work closely with the General Counsel, legal team and broader business in relation to undertaking a broad mix of conventional and Islamic finance work, covering matters such as retail and wholesale bilateral and syndicated loans. The successful candidate should be an admitted solicitor with demonstrable high quality experience gained at well regarded law firm or in-house at an international company in the UAE / Middle East region. Arabic language skills and exposure to Islamic finance work are not essential. Our client is keen to speak to a lawyer with good background gained at a legal directories rated firm and ideally already based in the UAE.

Legal Secretary

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 09/05/2018
• AED 15,000 - 18,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932087

Charterhouse is working with an international law firm who is looking to hire a Legal Secretary to join its team. You will work within a busy team that handles a variety of transactional work. This position will mainly involve basic secretarial duties and is ideal for an individual early in their secretarial career. Your responsibilities will involve typing up various legal documents, opening and closing files, handling the full billing/invoice process, preparing bundles and general admin duties. The successful candidate should be well presented, professional and willing to work hard in a busy team. You should have a minimum of 1 year's legal secretary experience, including experience of billing / invoicing. Previous experience at an international firm would be an advantage.

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AML Lawyer

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 17/05/2018
• AED 15,000 - 20,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932118

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking for an experienced AML Lawyer. This role will involve supporting the current AML Manager to ensure that the firm is fully compliant with AML laws and regulations, professional conduct rules and financial sanctions. In this role, you will be responsible for researching new and implementing current AML regulations, ensuring that the firm is compliant at all times. You will be required to advise on international finance sanctions applications including obtaining licenses. You will also draft and review engagement letters, NDAs and client terms. Additionally, you will assist with AML audits, advise on data protection and liaise directly with clients in regards to AML compliance. The successful candidate should have extensive experience working in a similar role for another law firm/legal department. You should be based in the UAE and have some experience of the local rules and regulations.

Litigation Paralegal (Bilingual)

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 10/05/2018
• AED 16,000 - 22,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932077

Charterhouse is working with an international law firm, who is looking to hire a Bilingual Paralegal for its office in Dubai. The role is to work alongside a small team that focuses on a specific area of Litigation. The role will involve providing bilingual paralegal support to the senior lawyers in the team. You will be required to conduct legal research, attend client meetings, record memos in English and Arabic as well as handle filing and basic case management. The team works in a niche area of Litigation resulting in exposure to interesting work. The successful candidates should be able to speak perfect Arabic and English. You should also have a minimum of 1 year's Litigation experience. A law Degree is also an essential for this position.

Legal Secretary

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 09/05/2018
• AED 15,000 - 18,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932087

Charterhouse is working with an international law firm who is looking to hire a Legal Secretary to join its team. You will work within a busy team that handles a variety of transactional work. This position will mainly involve basic secretarial duties and is ideal for an individual early in their secretarial career. Your responsibilities will involve typing up various legal documents, opening and closing files, handling the full billing/invoice process, preparing bundles and general admin duties. The successful candidate should be well presented, professional and willing to work hard in a busy team. You should have a minimum of 1 year's legal secretary experience, including experience of billing / invoicing. Previous experience at an international firm would be an advantage.

Corporate Paralegal

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 07/05/2018
• AED 20,000 - 25,000 Plus Benefits
• Ref: 931821

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who have a fantastic reputation across the world. Our client is looking to hire an experienced Paralegal with UAE knowledge in a range of corporate matters. The role will involve supporting a number of fee earners on all corporate matters. You will be responsible for preparing and drafting legal correspondence, such as application forms, POA's, memorandum and articles of association, as well as board and shareholder resolutions. The successful candidate should have UAE market experience and currently be based in the country. You should have 2 years' experience at an international law firm in a corporate team. A strong background in other areas of law would also be considered coming from a reputable firm.

Legal Manager - Banking (Arabic Speaker)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 02/05/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 931861

Charterhouse is working with a leading bank in Qatar who is looking to hire an experienced, bilingual (Arabic and English) Legal Manager to manage the legal department. Reporting direct to the CEO you will take the lead role in advising the BODs, CEO and management and Executive Committees regarding all legal issues as well as regulations that will impact the operations, commercial and financial position of the bank. Your responsibilities will include working with the business and other support functions to assess the vulnerability of the banks business ventures, products and services to existing or future legal challenges. Your core accountabilities include setting of legal policies, managing legal risks, litigation and legal contracts, divisional cost and budget control, divisional continuous improvement and ensuring the effectiveness of the legal department is aligned with the corporate strategy and in line with local laws. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 11 years PQE and 5-6 years within a reputable bank in the GCC. You should possess strong knowledge of banking laws and be fluent in Arabic and English and an LLM or MBA is an advantage.

Paralegal - Bilingual Arabic / English

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 02/05/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932056

Charterhouse is working with an international Law Firm who is looking to hire a qualified Corporate Commercial Paralegal to join its team. This is a role where first impressions count as you will be working alongside senior management and with clients delivering company secretarial services to the clients supplementing partner and fee earners' service. Providing a bespoke service tailored to clients' requirements your key responsibilities will include assisting and advising clients with the correct procedure and incorporation of companies as well as reviewing and drafting various commercial agreements, legal contracts and drafting resolutions and corporate approvals in both Arabic and English, some of which would include share transfer/change of shareholders, M&A due diligence and license renewals etc. You will also be responsible for maintaining confidential files and records and will handle all visa and immigration matters establishing key relationships within the ministries and government departments. The successful candidate should have either a Legal or Paralegal qualification accompanied by a minimum 3 years' experience in the same role. You should be a professional and well organised individual who is commercially aware and is able to work to deadlines and under pressure. A positive approach with strong team skills is also imperative along with a high attention to detail. Fluency in Arabic and English at translation level is a prerequisite for the role.

In-House Banking and Finance Solicitor 2 - 8 PQE

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 02/05/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932058

Charterhouse is working with a high profile financial institution that is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor. Our client is flexible on PQE level and open to those individuals with c.2 - 8 PQE to play a key role in its existing legal team. The business is going from strength to strength so this an excellent time to join a high profile institution that is undertaking interesting, cutting-edge work across the UAE and wider region. This role will be to work closely with the General Counsel, legal team and broader business in relation to undertaking a broad mix of conventional and Islamic finance work, covering matters such as retail and wholesale bilateral and syndicated loans. The successful candidate should be an admitted solicitor with demonstrable high quality experience gained at well regarded law firm or in-house at an international company in the UAE / Middle East region. Arabic language skills and exposure to Islamic finance work are not essential. Our client is keen to speak to a lawyer with good background gained at a legal directories rated firm and ideally already based in the UAE.

Legal Secretary - Bilingual (Arabic and English)

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 01/05/2018
• AED 15,000-22,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932053

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking to hire a bilingual Legal Secretary. The role will involve providing high level secretarial support to senior members of the firm. The main duties of the position will be to support lawyers who handle a mixture of litigation cases, audio/copy typing in both English and Arabic, opening and closing files, preparing litigation bundles, full billing/invoice process, daily admin duties as well as assisting the other secretaries when required and basic translation duties. The successful candidate should be willing to work hard and as part of a smaller team. You should have law firm experience along with a minimum of 2 years as a Legal Secretary and Litigation experience. Knowledge of the court systems is also desired.

Corporate Associate / Senior Associate 4 - 7 PQE

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 30/04/2018
• AED 40,000 - 70,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932047

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm that is looking to hire a Corporate Associate or Senior Associate to bolster its existing offering in Dubai. Our client is interested in strong candidates with international law firm experience. Candidates who are bilingual in Arabic and English are of particular interest. The role will involve working closely with the lead corporate and commercial partners in Dubai and KSA, along with the other associates in Dubai and the firm's broader Middle East and international network. The role will involve working on interesting and high profile matters with a focus on corporate and M&A matters, with JV and broader commercial work. The successful candidate should be a Common Law qualified solicitor with 4 - 7 PQE demonstrable corporate experience gained at a recognised law firm, either already in the UAE or internationally and looking to relocate. Bilingual (Arabic and English) lawyers are of particular interest.

Business Development Coordinator

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 30/04/2018
• AED 20,000 - 22,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932051

Charterhouse is working with an international law firm who is looking to hire a Business Development Coordinator to cover the Middle East region. The role will be working closely with the current BD Manager. The firm have multiple offices across the region and you will be required to provide dedicated support in regards to marketing and BD. Duties will include, producing marketing materials, tracking and managing deals/experiences/cases, assisting with pitches/RFPs, events and updating website/bios. The successful should have law firm or high value professional services experience. You should be a dynamic and creative individual who is self-motivated to obtain results. You should also be educated to a Degree level and ideally have previous UAE/ME experience.

Corporate Associate c. 2-4 (Saudi National)

Location: Saudi Arabia
Posted On: 30/04/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932048

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm that is looking to hire a Saudi National Qualified Corporate Associate or Senior Associate to bolster its existing offering in Riyadh. The firm would be interested in strong candidates with international law firm experience. The role will involve working closely with the lead corporate and commercial partners in the UAE and KSA along with the other associates in Dubai and the firms broader Middle East and international network. The role will involve working on interesting and high profile matters with a focus on corporate and M and A matters, with JV and broader commercial work. The successful candidate should be a qualified Lawyer with c. 2-4 years demonstrable corporate experience gained at a recognised law firm, either already in KSA or internationally and looking to relocate. Excellent opportunity for long-term career progression and training at a leading law firm.

Senior Legal Counsel (Construction and Projects) 8 - 10 PQE Plus

Location: Abu Dhabi
Posted On: 23/04/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932036

Charterhouse is working with a leading construction company who is looking to hire an in-house Senior Legal Counsel, to play a key role within its existing legal team. You will play a lead role in dealing with senior stakeholders in the business in relation to the legal aspects of high profile construction and infrastructure projects. This is an excellent opportunity to join a high profile company, involved in large-scale, news worthy matters across the UAE and wider GCC. The remit for this role will cover matters across the Middle East. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 8 - 10 years' experience related to front end construction and project work. Preference will be given to candidates with a number of years' in-house legal experience gained in the UAE either in-house with another company or in a UAE based law firm. Bilingual (Arabic and English) candidates are of particular interest.

Bilingual Corporate / Commercial Associate 4 - 7 PQE

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 23/04/2018
• QAR 45,000 - 60,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932039

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking to hire a strong Corporate Associate or Senior Associate with international law firm experience to bolster its existing offering in Doha. Owing to the nature of the clients and work, our client is particularly interested in candidates who are bilingual in Arabic and English. The role will involve working closely with the partners, including the lead corporate partner in Doha as well as the firms' broader Middle East and international network. The role will involve working on interesting and high profile matters with a focus on corporate and M&A matters, with also broader commercial work. The successful candidate should be a qualified solicitor with demonstrable corporate experience gained at a recognised law firm, either already in Qatar or with some experience of working in the Qatar market and looking to relocate. This would be an excellent career move for an ambitious associate looking at long-term career development.

BD Specialist - Professional Services

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 19/04/2018
• AED 25,000 - 30,000 Per Month
• Ref: 932030

Charterhouse is working with a well-known international law firm based in Dubai that has a strong presence in the Middle East and is looking to hire an experienced BD Specialist to join its team on a permanent basis. As BD Specialist, you will be required to take a lead on business development initiatives and programs for the Middle East region. You will also be required to think outside the box and generate ideas for projects which you will see through from concept to delivery. Additionally, you will be responsible for winning new business and promoting the brand by implementing new strategies and marketing initiatives. You will be expected to be hands on with pitches, RFPs and directory submissions, although there will be support for the more basic duties. The successful candidate should be highly proactive and forward thinking. You should have a creative personality and be confident implementing ideas when communicating with senior management. Previous law firm experience would be an advantage, but experience of professional services, dealing with high value clients is essential for this position. Due to the nature of the role, our client has stated a preference for Western qualified candidates with Middle East experience.

Construction Disputes Solicitor 5 PQE Plus

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 18/04/2018
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 932021

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking to hire a Construction Lawyer with c.5 - 9 PQE to join its existing team in Dubai, UAE. As part of a small team, you will undertake mostly contentious construction work, in relation to high profile matters and clients. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading law firm, as a key part of its Middle East offering based in Dubai where the firm is well established with a good market share and high profile client base. The successful candidate should be a UK or Common Law qualified solicitor with at least 5 years' experience relating to back end construction legal work. You should also have experience playing a lead role in relation to both litigation and arbitration dispute resolution matters. Our client is open to candidates on the ground in the Middle East or open to relocate from the UK, Australia, New Zealand etc.


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