Legal - Energy & Infrastructure - Senior Manager - Riyadh

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M&A Legal

Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

A career within Legal Services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients adopt a more strategic approach to global entity governance across their organisations. We help our clients and their legal entities with the incorporation of new companies, on going compliance with local legislation, and restructuring of their global businesses to manage governance and compliance risks.

Our team specialises in providing legal advice across all of our clients disciplines. You’ll help provide legal support to a wide array of specialty areas from cyber security and technology to banking and intellectual property.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Encourage everyone to have a voice and invite opinion from all, including quieter members of the team.
  • Deal effectively with ambiguous and unstructured problems and situations.
  • Initiate open and candid coaching conversations at all levels.
  • Move easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
  • Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop and discuss potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required.
  • Contribute technical knowledge in area of specialism.
  • Contribute to an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.
  • Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements.
  • Initiate and lead open conversations with teams, clients and stakeholders to build trust.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.


We are looking for one Corporate Lawyer with extensive experience of working on Energy & Infrastructure Projects in the MENA Region and in particular in the KSA and GCC markets to join our existing Energy practice and be based in the KSA. We are primarily looking for senior lawyers based in the KSA but will also consider senior lawyers based in other  GCC jurisdictions such as the UAE and Qatar who would be willing to consider  making a move  to the KSA. 

The role will involve 

  • working on Energy & Infrastructure Projects in the KSA , the GCC and the wider MENA Region;

  • working in a multi-disciplinary environment;

  • leading the execution of  projects in the Energy & Infrastructure Sectors in the  KSA and the wider MENA Region including projects in the Oil & Gas and Power & Water Industries;

  • training and coaching junior members of the team; and 

  • supporting with business development initiatives.


We are interested in individuals who have the following experience and attributes:

  • minimum of 6 years experience of working on Energy & Infrastructure Projects  for a leading International Law Firm with offices in the MENA Region with a particular emphasis on projects in the GCC;

  • proven track Record of Working on Energy & Infrastructure Projects including Projects in the Power & Water and Oil & Gas Industries  in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar;

  • extensive knowledge of  working on EPC and O&M Documentation required;

  • experience of Working on Project Finance/ Loan Documentation on Energy & Infrastructure Projects in the MENA Region preferred;

  • previous experience of working on M&A and corporate restructuring projects in the Energy Sector in the MENA Region preferred;

  • Arabic language skills preferred including fluency in spoken Arabic; and

  • ability to work independently and within a collaborative team setting  whilst also working efficiently and meeting deal/project related deadlines.

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Travel Requirements

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

Job Posting End Date

May 1, 2022

Job information

Firm: PwC

Location: Riyadh