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ZAIN2153 - Assistant Legal Counsel

Why You Should Join Zain

Zain operates in eight countries across the Middle East and Africa and employs over 6,700 employees. Although we come from different backgrounds and geographies yet we all share a passion for what we do. “A Wonderful World” is Zain’s brand signature and we tend to apply it to all facets of life at Zain.

We know that in the ever-changing world of mobile communications we always need to keep ahead of our competition especially by continuing to develop our people. Our People Development Department will provide you with the necessary training, resources and support to achieve remarkable results.

In addition to providing you with opportunities to develop your career, we also want you to enjoy real job satisfaction. At Zain we make sure that every person in recognized and rewarded fairly, that is why our salaries and the wide range of benefits are among the most competitive in the industry and region.

Please review the below details and apply now if you think you are right for the job.

Zain is waiting for you.

About Zain Bahrain

Reshaping Bahrain’s telecommunications experience with a bold and innovative technological and marketing approach, the company entered the Bahrain market in 2003 as the first operator to break the telecom monopoly, and today offers world-class voice, 3G and 4G LTE broadband and fixed-wireless services to 768,000 customers as of June 2014. Through constant development of the telecommunications infrastructure and proactive marketing initiatives, Zain remains committed to offering customers in Bahrain the most dynamic products and services. The foundation of Zain Bahrain’s achievements lies in the company’s ability to inspire its employees to deliver the best and most imaginative services at every level. With an energetic and inspired majority-Bahraini workforce, the company is committed to employing high caliber people as well as nurturing the finest Bahraini talent. With a strong human resources and training program that develops and nurtures leaders in the workplace, the company has consistently opened new doors for its dedicated staff. Today, 91% of the workforce is Bahrainis, well above the required levels set by the Ministry Of Labor. For more on Zain Bahrain, please visit www.bh.zain.com

Responsibilities:

  • Support Legal Counsel In provision of Strategic legal Support to all organizational units and Support the business objectives directly through expert advice on all legal matters.
  • Advise the Legal Counsel on new legal developments and issues ( as Applicable) which may impact the business by undertaking relevant legal research and studies.
  • Participate in contract Management in including drafting and reviewing of legal documents/contracts under guidance of legal counsel, review .prepare, represent and handle legal disputes.
  •  Oversee all legal phases of contracts in order to ensure their adequacy and alignment with the businesses best interest.

Position Requirements:

  • law degree from a recognized Law School
  • 4- 5 years of legal experience involving commercial, litigation, contracts compliance affairs.
  • knowledge of local , regional and international laws and regulations - including commercial and business laws.
  • Industry experience would be an added advantage
  • Fluent in both English and Arabic

Competencies:

  • Strong understanding of the legal, compliance and the implementation of its tools.
  • Advanced Knowledge of legal theories, principles, practices and procedures.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent Negotiation skills
  • Excellent contracts management skills
  • Analytical skills

Note: you will be required to attach the following:

1. Resume / CV

 

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