Contract type: FULL_TIME
Consultant: Michael De Freitas
Job reference: 50997253/001
Date posted: 18 January 2024johannesburg legal-risk-and-compliance/executive 2024-01-18 2024-03-18 oil-and-gas Johannesburg Gauteng ZA Robert Walters https://www.robertwaltersafrica.com https://www.robertwaltersafrica.com/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png true
Candidate must have EPC experience and/or experience working with Power Purchase Agreements amongst others. Atleast 10 years PQE Minimum Admitted Attorney Experience on Energy project is a must or work in related sectors
Multi National energy solutions company.
Lead a team of lawyers providing strategic legal counsel to AMEA Energy Services, ensuring commercial agility and risk mitigation.
Shape lucrative deals with customers and suppliers through expert contract drafting and negotiation.
Guide on optimal service and procurement structures, including EPCs, MSAs, PDAs, and consignment agreements.
Secure company interests through rock-solid contracts aligned with group standards and market norms.
Deliver clear, commercially-savvy legal advice on projects, M&As, disputes, and more.
Empower sales, operations, and engineering teams with legal training and support.
Champion legal compliance, ethics, and anti-corruption across AMEA.
Manage legal entities efficiently and leverage external expertise strategically.
Drive cost-effectiveness by establishing and controlling legal function budget.
Stay ahead of legal and regulatory changes to protect the business.
Focus on leadership and team management:
Lead a high-performing team of lawyers in delivering comprehensive legal support to AMEA Energy Services.
Foster a collaborative environment where legal expertise fuels commercial success.
Empower your team to provide efficient and practical legal solutions to complex business challenges.
Drive excellence in contract drafting, negotiation, and risk management.
Shape legal strategy for M&As, project financing, and dispute resolution.
Champion a culture of compliance, ethics, and transparency throughout AMEA.
Highlight commercial awareness and business acumen:
Bridge the gap between legal expertise and commercial realities in the energy sector.
Translate complex legal concepts into actionable advice that drives profitable deals.
Partner with commercial teams to structure transactions that maximize value and mitigate risk.
Understand the competitive landscape and market norms to ensure legally robust and commercially sound contracts.
Deliver insights on regulatory changes and their impact on business operations.
Emphasize specific areas of expertise:
Contract negotiation and drafting wizard, specializing in power purchase agreements, EPCs, and service-level agreements.
Project finance and M&A legal pro, ensuring smooth transactions and regulatory compliance.
Compliance and ethics champion, safeguarding integrity in the AMEA region.
Legal operations leader, managing budgets, external counsel relationships, and legal entity maintenance.
Come join our global team of creative thinkers, problem solvers and game changers. We offer accelerated career progression, a dynamic culture and expert training.