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Primary Location: 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Function:  Legal
Job Category:  Support Functions

Legal Counsel, Energy Solutions

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide solutions-based legal advice and support to the area in all operative matters of the business.
  • Negotiate commercial contracts including but not limited to EPC, supply and O&M agreements. Support closing sales and contracts and provide legal support to project execution teams
  • Draft, review and comment on a range of legal and commercial documents.
  • Manage administrative and/or legal procedures, including compliance with internal policies and general trade compliance.
  • Liaise with business heads and legal colleagues in other areas.
  • Provide internal training as required by the business.
  • Manage external counsel.
  • Contribute to the development of the Wartsila way of working.
  • Support compliance and governance within Wärtsilä organization.
  • Participate in the implementation and development of Wärtsilä legal policies.
  • Share best practices among Wärtsilä Legal.


  • 4 - 7 years international experience gained either in-house or at an international law firm
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of commercial and contract law with an understanding of construction contracts
  • Demonstrated ability to create legal defensive or proactive strategies
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Sound judgement and ability to analyse situations and information
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and good team player attitude
  • Willingness and ability to travel

Application Deadline:- 11/12/2018

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at

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