Legal Counsel Senior Advisor

Informations générales

Type de poste : CDI
Secteur d'activité : Juridique / Cabinet d’avocats
Région : Casablanca et région
Date de publication : 06/09/2017
Date d'expiration : 06/12/2017
Niveau d'expérience : De 5 à 10 ans
Niveau de formation : Bac+5
Fonction : Avocat / Juriste / Fiscaliste

Description du poste

We are looking for a Legal Counsel Senior Advisor to join our team in Casablanca.
At our core is a commitment to diversity, sustainability and our communities. We offer unparalleled growth and development opportunities for our team members. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and we’re committed to providing that technology to people and organizations everywhere, so they can transform the way they work and live.
Key Responsibilities
The Legal Counsel Senior Advisor will be responsible for managing a variety of legal business matters pertaining to the organization. She/he will act as advisor on legal issues involving the organization, review legal data and advice organization on appropriate legal action to be taken. The Legal Counsel Senior Advisor will coordinate legal matters for which outside counsel has been engaged.
  • Perform legal research for business needs related to practice area(s) and make corresponding recommendations - particularly regarding matters of employment, legal regulations, transactions, ethics & compliance, corporate, marketing and legal disputes
  •     Draft, review and/or negotiate contracts and legal documents for business needs related to practice area(s)
  •     Provide legal/contractual support for departmental projects outside of primary practice area(s)
  •     Respond to internal and external requests for legal/contractual support as well as assist with engagements of outside counsel
  •     Review organizational policies/procedures involving legal issues
  •     Understand, follow and facilitate compliance with Legal Department policies and procedures
  •     Anticipate, provide trainings and guard against legal risks involving the organization

Profils recherchés pour ce poste

  • Law Degree and/or Professional Legal Qualification
  • 5+ years’ post qualifications experience in a similar position
  • Thorough knowledge of legal decision making principles and Moroccan Labor Code
  • Fluent in English, French and Arabic
  • Strong ability to influence, persuade, negotiate and assess risk