This role can be located in either Aberdeen or Chelmsford
Purpose: To provide legal and contractual advice to the Commercial teams and elsewhere within the Company as requested.
To provide contractual advice and assistance to the Commercial teams across each of the SBU’s within the Group.
To assist in the preparation of Commercial and Contractual documentation.
To provide support and guidance to the Bid Teams in the preparation of contractual and legal qualifications and push back and highlight contractual risk.
To provide advice on documentation such as contracts, confidentiality agreements, co-operation agreements. PCG’s, Bonds and similar.
To assist the commercial teams during any contractual negotiations.
To provide support and guidance to the Purchasing Department in the preparation of contractual and legal qualifications for Subcontracts to effect the necessary flow downs.
To undertake other duties as may be reasonably required from time to time by Head of Department
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
5+ years’ experience in contracting in the energy industry or submarine cable, power and or offshore industry.
Commercial, financial, and marine legal experience with a leading London or Aberdeen law firm or similar work experiences.
Ability to think clearly and outside the box, work as a team player
Ability to prioritise work and meet strict deadlines under pressure
Ability to communicate complex ideas in an understanding manner to the wider business
LLB in Law essential / Or similar Legal Qualification
LLM Oil and Gas desirable
English qualified solicitor, not necessarily practising or legal executive.
CIPS Level 4 Desirable