AVP Legal and Company Secretary

  • competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Dubai AE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Huxley APAC
  • 15 Mar 18 2018-03-15

AVP Legal leads and manages the overall provision of legal services, policies, and programs for the entire Company and including subsidiaries, role ensures that organization adheres to all legal policy framework so as to preclude lawsuits & violations, and to protect the legal rights of the company in an efficient and cost effective manner. Manages the Company Secretary and Shareholder relations functions including Sharia coordination in Sharia specific transactions.

Heading and managing the Legal Department and overseeing all legal issues relating to the firm and related companies and representing the organization on all legal matters

Rendering legal opinions and providing advice on the interpretation of UAE and other Regional countries laws on a variety of legal issues relating to banking, commercial, corporate, civil, penal, labor laws; and minimizing legal and contractual risk on the firm's potential loss due to violation/lawsuits

Rendering legal opinions on the interpretation of UAE Central Bank regulations as well as DIFC regulations, ESCA rules and regulations and the local regulation of each Emirate in UAE

Drafting and reviewing various types of agreements and legal documents identifying legal deficiencies and recommending amendments in order to establish validity and enforceability of documents as well as protecting and safeguarding the firm's interests

Sthree UAE is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.