• Department : Legal
  • Report To : Chairman
  • Employment Type : Full Time
  • Minimum Education : LLB/LLM (corporate affairs - oil and gas sector)
  • Rotation : N/A
  • Experience Required : 6-9 Years

Working Hours : As per company policy

Location : Corporate Head Office F8

Travel : Occasionally

Job Description :

  • TASKS, DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  Performing various legal/commercial/regulatory functions and advising Company on various legal/regulatory matters  Drafting of different agreements/contracts including but not limited to GSAs, GPAs, COSAs, MoUs, etc. and have them negotiated with relevant stakeholders  Advising procurement department on matters relating to tendering and service & material contracts & drafting contracts for procurement department  Drafting and preparing D&P Leases, supplemental agreements, deed of assignments, and any other agreements with the Government of Pakistan  To coordinate and follow up with Company's external legal counsels  Correspondence with JV partners on matters relating to contractual, legal and regulatory affairs  Representing Company in various legal matters at different Judicial & Quasai- Judicial forums  To draft and prepare letters and any other correspondence with DGPC and other regulators, as and when required  Identify legal risks (pre & post) in relation to different contracts/agreements and transactions. Proposing and reflecting risk mitigating strategies in contracts/agreements and transactions  Participate in the drafting and/or review of, including but not limited to, suits, writs, appeals, review petitions, etc.  To examine and review regulatory requirement related to oil and gas transaction in the upstream, midstream & downstream sectors, including LNG  Liaison and represent before all legal and governmental bodies for Company related matters and briefing the management in relation to the on-going court proceedings  Advise the management during the selection of an external legal counsel to plead the case(s) in the relevant court of law  Perform all additional duties concerning your discipline as assigned by the Chairman/Line Manager or any superior officer on his behalf REQUIREMENTS:  Expertise in corporate, and business law, as well as litigation experience  Candidate must hold valid practicing license to appear before all High Courts in Pakistan  Well-versed about petroleum/energy sector and regulatory framework  Well-versed in the oil and gas and associated sectors and commercial transactions in relation thereto