Saudi Aramco Careers

Counsel – General Corporate and Commercial Contracts

Saudi Arabia

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1404474

Req Number: 16707BR

Position Description:
We are seeking a Counsel – General Corporate and Commercial Contract within Law organization of Saudi Aramco.
As the world’s largest energy company, Saudi Aramco has many international joint ventures, affiliates, and subsidiaries. The Law Organization’s General Corporate and Commercial Contracts Practice Team manages the legal, general commercial, and corporate governance issues for these entities, primarily from a shareholder and governance perspective.

Saudi Aramco's Law Organization is growing in response to a broad corporate initiative that involves the continued growth of its exploration, production, refining and marketing, along with expansion into petrochemicals, renewables, power and other sectors of the energy business. For adventurous individuals who are interested in working at one of the world's most successful companies, Saudi Aramco offers challenging and sophisticated in-house opportunities.

Minimum Requirements:
As a successful candidates for this position you should have at least 6+ years of experience with a strong law firm, large corporation, or other sophisticated business organization.

You must be currently licensed, admitted to practice, and in good standing in the United States, and have a J.D. from an accredited U.S. law school.

General corporate experience.

Experience supporting a sophisticated board of directors.

Relevant commercial contracts experience.

Excellent negotiation and communication skills.

Experience providing clear and concise legal counsel to internal clients.

Leadership and mentorship experience.

Energy industry (oil and gas, petrochemical, power or oil field services) and international experience are a plus.

Software licensing and technology experience also a plus.

Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:

Serve as the corporate secretary for one or more entities, organizing and managing board meetings, and advising as to board authority and corporate governance matters.

Advise as to shareholder issues and manage the interface between the entity, the parent, and other affiliates.

Work closely with internal Saudi Aramco clients and support their substantial and complex contracting and purchasing functions by drafting, reviewing, and negotiating related commercial agreements.

Advise as to internal policies, review and resolve claims, and provide training to company personnel on various legal issues impacting the company’s operations.

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