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Saudi Aramco - Construction Litigation & EPC Contracts Counsel
February 2, 2018
Full Time - Other
7-10 years experience
General Commercial/Contracts, Litigation
CONSTRUCTION LITIGATION & EPC CONTRACTS ATTORNEY POSITION WITH ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST PROFITABLE COMPANIES
Hawryluk Advisors has been retained exclusively by Saudi Aramco, the world's largest integrated oil, natural gas, and petrochemicals company, to find an attorney with 6+ years of sophisticated construction litigation and contracts / EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) experience for its Law Organization at its headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
This attorney will:
Oversee significant construction disputes, arbitration, and litigation arising out of large commercial contracts in the oil and gas industry;
Manage outside counsel and liaise with internal Saudi Aramco clients;
Work closely with internal clients and support their substantial and complex contracting and purchasing functions by drafting, reviewing, and negotiating construction and EPC contracts, O&M agreements, BOO/BOOT contracts, service agreements, and other commercial contracts and related agreements;
Advise as to internal policies and provide training to company personnel on related matters; and,
Work on a variety of other commercial contracts as needed.
Candidates for this position should have: 1) at least 6+ years of experience with a strong law firm, large corporation, or other sophisticated business organization in the field of construction disputes/litigation (in the US and/or internationally); 2) experience managing, running and coordinating significant construction disputes; 3) direct experience preparing claims or defenses in significant construction disputes, preferably on behalf of clients in the oil & gas industry; 4) experience providing written advice to owners and/or contractors in construction disputes; 5) experience handling construction arbitrations pursuant to the American Arbitration Association’s rules and/or the ICC rules of arbitration or other international arbitration rules; 6) experience drafting, reviewing, and negotiating EPC, BOOT, and other construction-industry related agreements; 7) excellent negotiation and communication skills; 8) experience providing concise, clear support to internal clients; and, 9) leadership and mentorship experience.
Energy industry (oil and gas, petrochemical, power or oil field services) and international experience are a plus.
Candidates must be currently licensed, admitted to practice, and in good standing in the United States, and have a J.D. from an accredited U.S. law school.
Saudi Aramco's Law Organization is growing in response to a broad corporate initiative that involves the continued growth of its exploration, production, refining and marketing capacities, along with expansion into petrochemicals, renewables, power and other sectors of the energy business. For adventurous individuals who are interested in working at one of the world's most successful companies, Saudi Aramco offers challenging and sophisticated in-house opportunities.
Compensation is competitive and includes excellent benefits and a strong retirement package.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Hawryluk Advisors
HAWRYLUK ADVISORS helps corporations and law firms with mission critical recruiting and strategic hiring consultation. With an expertise in the energy industry and the Middle East, our clients include some of the most successful companies and law firms in the world.