Legal Counsel – Mexico
Location: Mexico City
Type of Employment: Permanent
Salary: Above industry standard plus company package
Timeframe: Looking to interview in the coming weeks
Recruitment Partner: Airswift
Account manager: Kyle Middleton
We are an integrated energy company with over 10,000 employees in 30 countries across the globe. Our activities range from the development of new energy solutions to the more traditional exploration and production of hydrocarbons, and the refining and marketing of oil products and biofuels. Our work also ranges from the generation of electricity, production of renewable energy as well as the development of chemicals and bio-based products. Our goal is to become the leader in the production and marketing of decarbonised products, We provide green products from renewable sources, blue products from decarbonised gas, and bio-products from our bio-refineries or other processing cycles that convert organic waste and biomass.
Key Responsibilities and Background:
To provide support in the processes associated with compliance with the legal conditions established in the projects and the development of legal strategies on company projects .
•To provide support in the operations and activities within the company. Includes advice related to applicable legal framework and contracts; Drafting legal documents, tendering and negotiation of agreements, among others.
•Provide support for the preparation of contracts, minutes and / or opinions regarding compliance with the applicable legal system.
•Provide assistance required for documents, communications, contracts and / or any other working paper to comply with legal regulations in force to safeguard our companies interests.
•Provide support in legal advice to the Company in the conduct of its activities and development of oil and gas businesses.
•Provide support to the implementation and execution of the Company's corporate policies.
•Provide support to the offices of Milan, Houston, Amsterdam and London in connection with the preparation of corporate documents, such as powers and minutes of meetings.
•Ensure compliance with the provisions contained in the Model 231 and the Company’s Code of Ethics, as well as any other policy applicable to company code of conduct.
•Acting and participating in the actions, diligences and procedures, before governmental authorities and official entities, in order to obtain permits, applications and authorizations, as well as to provide support to different organizational units within the company that require such documentation.
•Provide support and follow up of claims, lawsuits or similar actions, exercised by or against the Company.
•To legally represent the Company, before official bodies, courts, authorities, public and private organizations, and before any natural or legal person, within the limits of the mandate or power granted, and following the Company's guidelines.
The Successful Candidate will have:
•Some years of experience within the oil and gas, infrastructure or renewable energy industry
•Knowledge on oil and gas regulations
•Knowledge of Mexico labor laws (federal, state and municipal).
•Experience dealing with contracts, joint operation agreements, litigations, negotiations with partners and other relevant transactions within a corporate environment.
The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager Kyle Middleton