Position Title: LEGAL COUNSEL (REAL ESTATE) - international investment fund
The Employee will work as part of the real estate team reporting to the General Director.
The role will involve providing proactive and pragmatic advice to the business on legal and regulatory matters with main focus on real estate.
Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to the scope of work outlined below:
∙ Draft, negotiate and finalize real estate contracts of all kinds, including offers to lease, commercial leases, amending agreements, closing documents.
∙ Register notices of leases/amendments, discharges. Ensure that proper notices/filings are prepared/submitted in a timely manner.
∙ Advise executives & employees of the Company on legal issues arising from the Company’s real estate holdings and operations, including leasing, real estate administration, and compliance.
∙ Support corporate secretarial matters, such as general meetings, board of director meetings, corporate records and periodic corporate reports etc.
∙ Provide information and direction to outside counsel if third parties are engaged.
∙ Update the Company/department on legal developments.
∙ Handle licensing and permitting matters.
∙ Draw up formalities regarding the settlement of disputes and monitor the implementation of the legal clauses.
∙ Assist in the preparation of cases to defend the company in litigation matters.
∙ Advise on legal structures for all company initiatives to minimize corporate, legal and commercial risk.
∙ Interact with Moscow Land Department, government affairs, respond to queries or requests from Government entities.
∙ Level of formal education: Law degree
∙ Minimum 5 years’ legal experience in real estate and commercial matters;
∙ Proven experience in commercial real estate.
∙ Profound knowledge of real estate regulation and court practice, as well as proven experience in supporting construction activity (utilities, relations with public authorities, contractors and tenants, lease and related matters);
∙ Good orientation in corporate, commercial, finance, administrative and other areas of law involved when operating a real estate – focused business;
∙ Excellent negotiation, written & verbal communication and presentation skills
∙ Organizational and management skills;
∙ Business-minded, can-do attitude, with excellent corporate communication skills and ability to influence at executive level;
∙ Excellent written and oral communication skills in English, with professional vocabulary;
∙ Leadership, communication and interpersonal skills;
∙ Ability to work independently
∙ Full-time work in a dynamic company with Western corporate culture;
∙ A friendly teamwork environment;
∙ Central Moscow office very close to metro transport;
∙ Competitive compensation, result oriented bonuses;
∙ Career growth opportunity.
Срок приема резюме до: 02.04.2017