Mission : Legal support to all departments of Group’s companies in Ukraine.
This shall include land lease agreements, servitude agreements, equipment supply contracts, construction contracts, EPC contracts, O&M contracts, financing contracts, intra-group contracts, other general contracts, etc.
In this regard, coordination with other teams within the Group, external legal counsel and counterparties will form part of the scope.
Required Skills and Competencies
Degree / Training : Graduate with a Ukrainian law degree.
Additional Training : Master or postgraduate education (for instance an LLM) and certification evidencing proficiency in English.
Postgraduate studies and / or experience in the area of energy, natural resources or projects will be positively valued.
Responsible, organized, proactive, willing to work within a team in a multinational group of companies, with initiative and enthusiasm.
Willingness to learn, be flexible and be business oriented while effectively safeguarding legal interests. Proficient in legal drafting including drafting of simple and complex contracts in English and Ukrainian.
Ability of identify and evaluate legal issues, design execution plans in consultation with the management team and legal department in Spain, and bring assignments to closure in a timely and efficient manner.
Strong written and oral communication skills. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team as needed.
Languages / Level : Ukrainian (native speaker) and English (excellent).
Years / Areas experience required :
Minimum experience of 5 years as a lawyer providing legal advice in an international multidisciplinary law firm in Ukraine, ideally in the area of energy and large projects or multinational company in Ukraine with similar area of expertise.
Essential knowledge and experience of / in commercial, corporate and general contract law (civil, commercial). It is advisable to have knowledge and experience in administrative law.
We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.