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Legal Counsel

  • Full Time
  • Dubai


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About the job

Who we are?

At noon, we aspire to be the most customer-centric and relevant digital company in the region. We need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people who love the hustle to reach this goal. If you’d like to help us build a place where everyone can find and buy anything online in the region, this is your chance to make history.

An exciting, yet challenging new opportunity has arisen for a talented, experienced, and forward-thinking lawyer to join our growing legal team. Reporting to the Head of Legal, the role will provide legal support to noon’s fashion business. This is an exciting role that will be part of a busy and strategically important team.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Provide counsel and guidance to noon’s fashion team on contractual matters and associated legal issues and participate in contract review and negotiation to ensure that the best interests of noon are protected and secured.
  • Advise decision-makers within the business to enable them to make risk-based decisions.
  • Assist the Head of Legal with any corporate matters related to noon’s fashion arm.
  • Advise the business on legal interpretations, internal standards and practices, new business initiatives, and other commercial and regulatory matters.
  • Provide legal training to the business and be a knowledge hub of best practices.
  • Engage and work closely with business and other functional teams within noon to help deliver transactions successfully (finance, procurement, and human resources).


Skills & Experience Required


  • Between 4-8 years PQE with significant experience in drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts (distribution agreements, supply agreements, etc.)  and corporate transactions. Experience with agreement related to Fashion is a plus.
  • A proven track record at a law firm and/or in a dynamic in-house legal environment within the Middle East. Ideally with experience in both environments. Must have regional experience.
  • Exceptional analytical, critical thinking, and strategic problem-solving skills, with the ability to cut through complexity.
  • Confident and pragmatic approach to problem-solving and managing legal risk.
  • Ability to navigate the complexities of multiple internal and external stakeholders including our senior leadership team, with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and work well in a fast-paced environment to meet deadlines within short time constraints whilst maintaining the utmost attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills and willingness to be part of a team.
  • Enthusiasm, flexibility, proactive nature, and an interest in company secretarial matters and the business of the various business divisions at noon.



Who will excel? 


The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced, multi-tasked, high-energy environment. They will be a creative and analytical problem solver with a passion for delivering results.


At noon we have the courage to pursue what seems impossible, we work hard to get things done, we go to great lengths to ensure that the experience of everyone from our customers to our sellers or noon Bandidos is stellar but above all, we are grateful for the opportunities we have.


If you feel the above values resonate with you – you will enjoy this incredible journey with us!




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