Legal Counsel

PUB314388

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About this role

About this role

We’re hiring a Legal Consuel to provide legal support to Brazilian team. Our client is a multinational company in Oil and Gas market

Key Accountabilities

Handle initial emergency response duties for accidents/incidents occurring in Brazil operations, including liaising with the relevant internal stakeholders, local authorities, port agents and similar third parties, the Company’s insurers, and appointed local attorneys, surveyors and similar personnel to ensure protection of Company’s interests. Draft, negotiate and finalise legal contracts and documentation with Brazil vendors and service providers.Advise on Brazilian laws including Brazilian regulatory and compliance matters affecting the Company’s business in Brazil.Advise and monitor developments in laws in South America relating to the Company’s business.Manage dispute resolution in Brazil.Manage external legal counsel, consultants, and vendors in Brazil asrequired.
Manage day to day legal matters in the Brazil office.

Requirements

Requirements

Education: Legal QualificationProfessional Certification: Admitted to the Brazilian Bar.Experience: Experience in a law firm or corporation with significant exposure to shipping, regulatory, tax and commercial matters. Experience in Brazilian shipping, oil and gas industrypreferred.
Skills and Abilities: Solid negotiation and drafting skills. Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure.Language – Portuguese and strong command of English required

Benefits

Benefits

Competitive package salary and benefits Permanent contract: CLT

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 45 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Vinicius Santos via the details below, quoting publication number:
PUB314388

Account manager

Vinicius Santos
Brunel Brazil - Rio de Janeiro
v.santos@brunel.net
+55 21 3328 2828

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