Senior Legal Counsel (Renewable Energy)

Job Title: Senior Legal Counsel (Renewable Energy)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: EC/SLCRNENR/200
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 13, 2019 14:54

Job Description

  • Regional coverage (SEA)
  • Highly visible
  • Transactional work

We have been exclusively mandated by our client, a listed Renewable Energy company which is primarily active in the Solar energy space across the world to fill a Senior Legal Counsel role based in Singapore.

Reporting into the Managing Director for the region, you will be working closely with the senior business leadership in closing high value renewable power projects across the region as well as advising business stakeholders on the full gamut legal, compliance and regulatory matters.

You are legally qualified (Commonwealth jurisdiction) with at least 5 PQE. Experience in advising on power supply, power purchase, EPC, O&M, financing, M&A, JV and any other related agreements in the project development (Power, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure) space will be well regarded.

Key Responsibilities

  • Advise senior management and business stakeholders on all legal, compliance and regulatory matters
  • Draft, review and negotiate broad range of commercial contracts related to project development (Renewable Energy) space
  • Be Involved in end to end project development work from due diligence to closing
  • Assist in M&A and Investment activities in the region
  • Assist in various aspects of Project Financing
  • Supervise and liaise with outside counsel

Key Requirements

  • LLB/LLM qualified
  • Bar qualification from major jurisdictions
  • Transactional experience gained from a tier 1 law firm or large MNC
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Interest in the renewable energy industry

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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