Head of Legal – Investment Bank in Riyadh Job in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia at Michael Page International (UAE) Limited

Job Description

Senior role in an Investment Bank for a capital markets / asset management lawyer who can help develop the legal department

Client Details

This is one of the most prominent Financial Services institutions in the Middle East, and in terms of asset sizes they are one of the largest Islamic banks in the world.


Whilst there are generalist inhouse responsibilities such as employment, commercial contracts, compliance, etc, the primary focus of this person will be on transactional work. The following areas will be covered
Capital MarketsAsset Management Investment BankingCorporate / Private Equity Brokerage


The ideal candidate would have at least 10 years of experience, and a strong grounding in either capital markets, asset management or private equity.

Whilst those with inhouse experience in a similar FS institution would be the ideal, we are also open to strong senior lawyers coming from top global law firms.

There is no specific preference re nationality, language skills or current location.

Job Offer

What this role offers primarily is an undeniably excellent quality of work. The transactions are as varied as they are complex, and this hire will take a lead role on them.

Secondly, the brand name of this company is instantly recognisable. This combined with their longevity in the market should offer candidates some comfort with regards to the stability of the business.

The role itself is a senior one within the business, allowing this hire to be involved in having a say in key business decisions.

Job Details

Job Location
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Company Industry
Law Firm

Company Type
Recruitment Agency

Job Role

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range
$1,000 – $1,500

Number of Vacancies

About Company

Company: Michael Page International (UAE) Limited

Company Location:  Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Job Category: Law Firm

About Michael Page International (UAE) Limited