May 09, 2018

Paralegal - BESIX Concessions & Assets Job Careers - Besix Group

  • Besix Group
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Legal and Tax Jobs

Job Description

Job Title:  Paralegal - BESIX Concessions & Assets

Company Name: Besix Group

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


About Besix Group:

Established in 1909, Besix Group is Belgian contracting company with presence in 4 continents, 12,500 employees and a turnover above 2Billion Euros. For more than 50 years, the Group has been active in the Middle East. Within the Group, BESIX Concessions and Assets is a business unit specialized in developing & implementing full lifecycle infrastructure solutions for Public and Private Entities. Its activities are heavily relying on financial, technical, legal and commercial in-house expertise. The Concessions and Assets has under management several companies and is actively working to develop more.


Job Summary: The Paralegal - BESIX Concessions & Assets will join a small but dynamic team, giving him/her space to take initiatives and getting the opportunity to bring his/her knowledge and expertise to the current team organization.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Assist or take-over from Legal Manager various legal & administrative tasks:
  • Draft and ensure execution of all legal documents related to the incorporation of a company (MOU/MOA/AOA/POAs//Board resolution…);
  • Draft, review or implement remarks on contracts and other agreements (MOU, JDA, Term Sheet, NDA, …) in support of business and partnership developments;
  • Ensure proper Group Corporate Housekeeping through database, monthly reporting, ad-hoc reports,…;
  • Translate or organize translation of legal documents in Arabic-English / English-Arabic;
  • Support subsidiaries with advice and legal topics;
  • Prepare Request for Proposals for execution of projects by the business unit or its subsidiaries;
  • Issue and follow-up on Request for Proposals for advisory services (legal, financial and technical);
  • Assist in the bid preparation activities from a legal perspective, in collaboration with the Bid Management team;
  • Follow-up on meeting condition precedent and condition subsequent of credit facility agreements;
  • Take notes in various meetings led by team members;
  • Record and follow up external advisors invoicing and payments.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The Paralegal - BESIX Concessions & Assets must hold a Bachelor or Master degree in Business Law with 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Excellent drafting and oral communication skills;
  • Good clerical and administrative skills;
  • Self-disciplined, detailed and patient;
  • Ability to handle pressure well, and understand the importance of deadlines;
  • English is a must – Arabic is an advantage.

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