Group Head of Legal

In-House

Posted: 23/10/2016

  • Salary: USD 300000 per year - USD 350000 per year
  • Location: Kuwait
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: GC112
 

Our client is a top tier bank with a blue chip, diverse legal team. Due to the success of the bank they would like to add a lawyer to assist with a variety of banking matters, including but not limited to, islamic finance, lending, wholesale, private wealth and retail matters.

Knowledge & Experience:

Essential

* Banking lawyer with 15-20yrs of post-qualification experience in private practice or in-house

Preferred

* UK/US educated and qualified preferred.
* Experience working in a top tier/magic circle law firm.

* Arabic fluency (speaking and writing) is essential

Skills:

* Ability to draft complex and sophisticated document. Litigation experience would be useful.

Islamic Finance experience preferred.

* Ability to work independently and under pressure.
* Ability to manage and lead projects

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.