• SEWA Careers | Legal Officer, UAE

    SEWA Careers | Legal Officer, UAE

    Location: Sharjah, UAE

    Job Description

    Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority SEWA is currently hiring a Legal Officer to provide professional & innovative legal advisory services for the finalization of contracts being entered into by the organization

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Providing all necessary legal support in overall scope of work for the contracts; right from drafting, review and till finalization of the contract

    • Ensuring finalized contracts comply with the local & international laws & follow international standards

    • Ensuring adherence to all the administrative procedures for the contracts

    • Perform any other appropriate tasks determined by the Senior Management

    Job Requirements

    • University degree in Law (specialization in business/commercial-corporate laws)

    • Minimum 5 years of work experience in related field; previous experience in a similar role in UAE is preferred

    Job Specific Skills

    • Excellent knowledge of legal framework and public administration structure & procedures

    • Ability to conduct legal research

    • Enthusiastic self-starter with ability to work unsupervised and decisively to provide sound & clear advice

    • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

    • Ability to work in a team

    • IT Skills: Microsoft Office ; Internet Search and Retrieval

    • Fluency in spoken and written English

    • Good analytical and writing skills

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority - SEWA

    Vacancy Type: Full-time Job

    Job Functions: Legal

    Job Location: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

    Application Deadline: N/A