LNG Legal Counsel - Commodities Trading £125,000 LNG Legal Counsel - Commodities Trading £125,000 …

Aston Carter
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 04 août 20
£125,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Aston Carter
à Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
CDI, Plein-temps
Dernière candidature, 04 août 20
£125,000 + Bonus + Benefits
My client is a leading global Commodities Trading organisation based in London, who specialise in trading energy commodities including gas, power, oil, LPG, helium, emissions, LNG and FX. They are looking for a commercially minded Lawyer to support one of their subsidiaries in their LNG and Shipping business, in providing legal support, and negotiating and executing high-profile business documentation. They are a growing and developing business where inspired individuals can make a difference and help shape their future. This is an extremely exciting opportunity in which you will work across the front office and other support functions globally.

Responsibilities of the role include:  

  • Supporting the LNG team in the negotiation of appropriate trading deals and documentation
  • Advising on and negotiating SPA, MSPA and specific LNG Project documentation
  • Advising on contentious LNG matters
  • Reviewing and agreeing confidentiality agreements, terms sheets and pre-contractual and bid documentation
  • Monitoring and remaining ahead of changes in applicable laws and regulations that might impact on the trading and shipping business
  • Proactive assistance with the development of their legal capability, e.g. developing standard form documentation

 

 

Experience, Competencies & Skills required:

  • Strong understanding of LNG trading law, including legal issues arising under LNG trading and long-term offtake contracts
  • Ideally 5-10 years’ experience as a qualified Lawyer - experience working at a major Law firm would be advantageous
  • Strong business acumen coupled with entrepreneurial flair and the ability to flourish in a dynamic, challenging environment
  • Excellent negotiator, with ability to adapt negotiating style to achieve commercial aims
  • Strong communication skills in English, with fluency in other Asian or European languages being advantageous
  • Diligent and dependable
  • Able to build solid working relationships with Front, Middle and Back Office 

 

 

Key Words: LNG, Shipping, Energy Trading, Oil, Gas, Commodities, Lawyer, Legal, Legal Counsel, Solicitor, Law, Financial Services, Business Documentation, Negotiation, Front Office, Confidentiality Agreements, Bid Documentation, Regulations, Compliance, Contracts

 

 

If you are interested, please apply or send your CV to seross@astoncarter.com

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