Legal Manager

  • Recruitment Genius
  • Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK
  • Nov 03, 2017
Full time Legal

Job Description

Are you seeking new opportunities within the oil and gas industry with an ambitious and growing company? This company has a key vacancy for a Legal Manager to be based either at their offices in Tunbridge Wells, UK or in Bergen, Norway, depending on your location. This position will report to the General Counsel. You will have experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial, high value contracts for goods or services, preferably from the oil and gas industry. Tasks will include, but not be limited to; - Responsibility for reviewing tenders and providing legal advice in the tender process; - Ensuring compliance with rules and regulations as well as internal procedures; - Providing general legal advice to the Corporate Management, all business lines and all jurisdictions; - Assisting in drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts with subcontractors, suppliers and other third parties; - Participating in internal legal, compliance and quality projects as necessary. Candidates will have; - A Master of Laws degree with good grades - Minimum 5 years legal experience preferable from the oil and gas industry - Experience in Contract law and Company law. Maritime law would be desirable. - A commercial and pro-active mindset with the ability to efficiently deliver quality outcomes The successful candidate will relate to the company culture of being safe, respectful, inclusive, dynamic and ambitious. You will be a team player, with a positive and commercial-minded "can do" attitude. You will have the ability to build good relations within the organization, and have a strong sense of integrity. This company is a financially secure seismic exploration company with strong supportive owners. Their main focus is to provide superior geophysical services to their clients, meeting high standards of quality in both what they do and how they deliver it. This company is a new and innovative global provider of 3D marine seismic data, imaging products and data processing software. Their fleet of modern purpose-built vessels lead the industry with their towing capabilities. Their proprietary seismic processing software, Reveal, has been entirely developed in the 21st century and is the most modern, highly interactive, efficient and user-friendly platform for all aspects of processing and imaging in the market. This Company is an equal opportunities employer.