General Counsel (Nigeria based) - Global Upstream Oil & Gas

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Contact:

    Sam Morris

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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The company has global exploration and production operations and is looking to hire a General Counsel. This would be their first legal hire. The company's key asset is held in Nigeria and the role will require you to be based in Lagos, with occassional international travel as reasonably required.

The role is part of the senior leadership team, and you would be required to offer input on wider strategic matters alongside the provision of pure legal support.

Please apply if you have all of the following:

- Strong in-house experience in an international upstream oil and gas business;

- A track record of longevity in previous roles;

- A broad legal skillset including commercial O&G, corporate, disputes, compliance and risk; and

- A willingness to be based in Lagos as travel internationally.



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