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13/01 Shefali
HR Consultant at The Search Managers

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Manager - Legal - Renewable Energy Business - LLB (8-11 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 784952

- Generalist responsibilities, preferably with 3-4 years of experience of disputes under to Electricity Laws and regulatory matters pertaining the power generation sector (Renewable Energy).

- Provide Pro-active, professional, competent, (cost) effective and creative legal support.

- Have negotiation and drafting skills and business sense while dealing with multiple functional teams in a rapidly scaling business.

- Collaborate with business functions (Business Development, Project Finance) as well as with supporting areas (Finance, Admin, Accounting & HR) advising on legal risks, business strategies and other issues related to the Company's businesses.

- Work independently as well as part of various teams and take on projects.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities : 

- Main responsibilities will cover a variety of legal issues concerning our renewable energy (solar and wind) activities in India. Amongst others, the following responsibilities apply to this position:

Contracts :

- Handling issues related to EPC, procurement, supply chain, vendors, rental agreements, land acquisition/lease, JV agreements, equity raise, debt financing documentation etc.

- Managing Pre-Award & Post-Contract, legal negotiations and compliances, contractual risk assessments, contracts administration, correspondence, etc.

- Coordinating with internal and external stakeholders for preparation of Contracts.

Litigation :

- Initiate and pursue legal proceedings as required by the Company.

- Co-ordinate with internal functions, Counsels & Law Firms.

Misc :

- Drafting, responding and reviewing legal notices and related activities.

- Advising on general business law issues and managing the legal issues of all areas of the Company.

- Updating the status of disputes and contractual activity to various stakeholders Cause to be maintained, a database of the status of all court matters involving the Company.

- Represent the Company at before Authorities.

Basic Qualifications

- Bachelor's Degree in Law with strong academic credentials.

- 8-10 years of total legal experience. Around 3 years of Court Litigation Experience is a must.

- Good understanding of drafting of contracts

- Strong legal experience in corporate and commercial matters.

- Experience on managing external legal counsels.

- Experience in Electricity Laws.

- Strong written and oral communication skills in English.

- Team Player

Preferred Qualifications - Mix of professional experience as in-house counsel in a renewable energy company in and legal counsel in a law firm.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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