Legal Counsel

City:  London
Date:  05-Jan-2023

Energean is an independent E&P company focused on developing resources in the Mediterranean and UK North Sea. With presence in nine countries Energean is operating production, development and exploration assets with an excellent HSE track record. 

The company has an approximately 70% gas weighted portfolio with more than 800 MMboe 2P reserves and 2C resources and our flagship development assets are the multi-tcf Karish, Karish North and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel. 
Energean is committed to sustainable development and to be a net zero emitter by 2050 contributing to the global net zero target. The company also strives to meet United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals through its day-to-day operations and a wide range of corporate social responsibility initiatives. 
Being an equal opportunity employer and valuing diversity Energean does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.  



This is an exciting opportunity for a UK-qualified and corporate/energy lawyer to join our UK legal team, working closely with, and reporting to, the Group General Counsel, and supporting our dynamic and fast-paced business.


Key Accountabilities:


  • Providing advice on a wide range of legal matters affecting the business operations, including in connection with a variery of corporate, commercial and M&A transactions.
  • Working closely with the Group General Counsel and other members of our international legal team to support business growth and operations.
  • Supporting key internal stakeholders in connection with all-related legal matters.
  • Liaising with external lawyers and other advisers to ensure business objectives are met efficiently and comprehensively.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Law or related fields
  • Demonstrable UK post-qualification experience in a leading international law firm and/or as an in-house counsel, in a corporate/transactional and/or energy environment;
  • Qualified Minimum of 2 years PQE
  • Previous in-house experience in the industry is desirable but not essential;
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills;
  • Positive, independent and proactive approach; commercially-focused, practical;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment;
  • Strong team-work skills;
  • Helpful, flexible and adaptable to evolving business needs.



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This role is being handled by the Energean recruitment team and no agency contact is required.