Counsel – Tax and Benefits

Job Description

Req Number: 17876BR

Position Description:
We are seeking an experienced Tax Counsel for our Tax and Benefits Practice Area within the Law Organization of Saudi Aramco.

Law is responsible for providing legal counsel and advisory services to Aramco’s business units, subsidiaries and joint ventures.

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.

Minimum Requirements:
As the successful candidate you will have the following:

JD or equivalent from a recognized and approved university, together with admission to general practice before the highest court of the state or country of which you are a citizen.

Minimum of six (6) years of experience in a strong law firm or major corporation.

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

Duties & Responsibilities:
The Tax Attorney’s duties and responsibilities will include:
Providing tax advice to other attorneys and internal clients by analyzing facts and conducting legal research, preparing legal analysis and opinions, planning tax efficient structures for major projects, and advising and making recommendations to Company management regarding tax and legal issues.

Reviewing current legislation, treaties, and governmental regulations pertinent to Company operations and advising Law Organization management and senior-level attorneys with regard to the same

Assisting and coordinating with outside counsel and accounting firms with respect to ongoing transactions, as well as providing responses to inquiries raised in connection with tax examinations of Saudi Aramco and its subsidiaries

Assisting the benefits counsel on tax issues pertaining to the Company compensation and employee benefit plans and programs.

About us: