Legal Affairs Manager - Bahrain
Are you an energetic, ambitious and competent legal advisor looking to join a rapidly developing business Our client, responsible for launching a "first of its kind" Fintech product, have already grown large enough to start building their own in-house legal team, as outsourcing cant keep up This role will give the right individual to add real value to an exciting organization with a view to building an entire legal team underneath them in the coming years As the Legal Affairs Manager, you will be responsible for drafting and negotiating all contracts and agreements, attend and represent the organization at all legal meetings, review employment agreements and will be responsible for overseeing all of the organizations legal functions
If you are motivated to take on a new challenge AND you meet the requirements below then please apply urgently
Leverage news opportunities generated by the Central PR team on a regional level and contribute to the implementation of a regional communications strategy for product launches and corporate affairs
Responsible for generating impactful film and photography content to resonate with local audiences
Work alongside the Retail Marketing Manager to support key commercial objectives of the region through developing and managing integrated digital campaigns
Monitor and evaluate the retailer-owned microsites, and social media channels to ensure that they are kept up to date and in line with the global best practice focusing on engagement and reach
Be the first line of contact for regional media and external stakeholders for product and brand enquiries, as well as crisis communications
Develop a network of non-traditional media contacts such as bloggers, influencers and word-of-mouth advocates that support Sales and Marketing goals and help position the company at relevant venues, events, and locations in the region
Law degree and related qualifications are required
Minimum 5-years relevant working experience (in Commercial Law)
Proficiency in both English and Arabic is required
Strong communication both written and verbal, proactive, energetic, responsible and a team player
Ability to build excellent cross-functional relationships with key members of the management team
Highly organized, methodical and ability to work independently
Passion of FinTech and understanding of regulations relating to FinTech ecosystem
Strong commercial awareness and experience of working with commercial agreements and contracts
Applications will only be considered if you have the relevant experience and your skill set match those required and stipulated within the advert text
Deadline:13th Aug 2025
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