Yellow Door Energy is looking for a skilled Legal Counsel to join our dynamic UAE Head Office Team and support the company’s operations and growth. The ideal candidate will be excited about bringing clean energy solutions to businesses in UAE. She/he will report jointly to the Senior Legal Counsel based in Dubai and will work closely with the local UAE team, as well as all teams across the organization.

What we are looking for…

In the position of Legal Counsel, the employee’s day-to-day role will be supporting the UAE office on the following tasks:
  • Draft customer contracts on behalf of YDE, including but not limited to customer agreements, NDA’s, EPC contracts
  • Support other departments with negotiating contracts and issues that arise with projects
  • Identify risks and propose alternative structures to mitigate risks involved in potential transactions
  • Coordinate with external counsel on contracts and legal matters that arise
  • Research legal issues and local laws that impact YDE UAE
  • Provide UAE business teams with general legal support on daily matters
  • Document and complete corporate filing requirements as needed, including corporate licenses
  • Assist with maintenance and updating of legal database
These responsibilities are subject to change depending on the needs of YDE. There may be a need for travel to support country offices, within the scope of the role in YDE.

If you believe that this position sounds like you, apply now!

  • University Bachelor’s degree in Law and/or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5-6 years of experience with a mixed of private practice and in-house roles
  • Professional level of written and verbal fluency in English
  • Excellent drafting and analysis skills and keen eye for details
  • Ability to approach legal issues with a business mindset
  • Excellent at managing multiple priorities at the same time
  • Ability to negotiate, facilitate and support their point of view
  • International experience and/or working for a multinational entity preferred
Corporate Competencies
  • High self-motivation, integrity, interpersonal skills, and a natural troubleshooter
  • Understand and actively support YDE’s mission, vision, and values
  • Builds trust and respect among fellow team members
  • Passion: be resilient and proactive in an evolving entrepreneurial environment and with strong customer service skills with a focus on listening to business user’s pain points
  • Agility: organized, available, and with a high sense of responsibility, manage change and emotions and stress positively, build rapport and resolve conflict
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to perform in a dynamic, fast-changing work environment
  • Provide a competitive compensation and benefits package, challenging projects, fun working environment with great colleagues
  • Have a passion for improving the environment and helping businesses grow in a sustainable manner
  • Enjoy growth phase businesses where we can have a strong impact on its direction
  • Work hard because we believe in what we’re doing
  • Believe in the power of positive energy, self-awareness, intellectual honesty and empathy

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