One of the UK’s fastest growing oil Groups has instructed us on a fantastic opportunity to join the team as a Senior Legal Counsel in their London HQ, where you will be reporting to the Principal Legal Counsel. Our client works across the full spectrum of oil refining, trading, storage & distribution products internationally.
This commercial role is wide ranging in its day-to-day responsibilities. Successful candidates will be expected to participate in negotiations with third parties in relation to supply, sales, trading and storage contracts for the Group’s retail activities. You will also be expected to manage disputes and provide regulatory expertise in the O&G sector as well as coordinate the negotiation of the legal aspects of major finance, joint venture and M&A agreements on behalf of the firm with UK and overseas partners, purchasers and financiers.
Applicants must be England and Wales legally qualified with at least four years’ PQE gained from an O&G company, with a background in trade & structured finance and/or oil trading & logistics. Candidates from international law firms would also be of high interest.
Remuneration – Between £135,000 – £160,000 + bonus + comprehensive benefits package.