Legal Affairs Office Manager - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - Proworks Recruitment Services

Proworks Recruitment Services
Proworks Recruitment Services
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Ahmed Al-Mansouri

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Description

Maintain a current and comprehensive knowledge of all applicable laws, legislation, and regulations in order to provide accurate, legal advice and counsel to the company's leadership, management and teams.


  • Advise company's leadership (Chairman and Undersecretary) and management on legal matters relating to law number 11 and all other governing sector laws, and ensure the company complies fully with required laws and regulations.
  • Oversee the legal review of contracts and agreements that the company enters into with external parties.
  • Approve the legal contractual drafting of all licensee contracts in accordance with the Regulatory Affairs Sector (including the reviewing of the relevant due diligence).
  • Advise the legislation team with drafting and reviewing legislation, with respect to policy and strategy of the energy sector as defined by the Policy Development Directorate.
  • Provide legal opinion and sector legislation advice to the government of Abu Dhabi, where required.
  • Establish and manage the relationship between the company and any external legal service providers who are contracted to support the company. Work with company procurement to contract any legal service providers and conduct an annual review of their performance to ensure appropriate levels of service are delivered against the contract.
  • Represent the company with legal bodies, courts, the Abu Dhabi government, and Federal UAE government as required.
  • Ensuring that the consumer's best interests are protected.
  • Ensure that an appropriate governance framework for the company is developed and implemented in accordance with applicable legislation.
  • Overseeing and directing the Licensing and Compliance functions.
  • Direct and oversee the activities of the reporting Directors and Section Heads.

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, e.g. Law
  • Master's degree in a closely related field
years of experience in relevant field.

  • Emirati/UAE National

Application Question(s):

  • What is your nationality?
  • Do you have the required experience & qualification?

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