Legal Counsel

  • Full Time
  • Poland

Shell


Scope:

  • Providing day-to-day advice on a variety of legal and operational matters related to Group Services and Recoveries (across all business lines and functions, including SBOs) including: 

  • Drafting, reviewing and terminating agreements and other legal documents underpinning the operation of the intra-group legal framework (including preparation and implementation of new agreements, amendments to and terminations of such agreements).

  • Advising on existing agreements and other legal documents underpinning the operation of the intra-group legal framework. 

  • Supporting the implementation and operation of policies and processes governing Group Services and Recoveries across Shell Group.

  • Advising on deviations from the standard process governing Group Services and Recoveries across Shell Group, including drafting agreements and/or legal documents designing new or supporting already existing deviation.

  • Advising on ancillary subject matter areas such as delivery of services to non-cost sharers, Service and Holding Companies, satellite agreements and other intra-group service agreements.  

  • Acting as a liaison between GSR Legal and the appropriate cost sharing working party.

  •  Increasing awareness and retaining knowledge on the subject of Group Services and Recoveries by giving trainings to staff of Shell Group.

  • Capturing learnings and proposing improvements to the existing processes, agreements, and guidance notes. 

  • Providing day-to-day advice on a variety of legal and operational matters related to Commercial Secondments, including: 

  • Drafting, reviewing and terminating commercial secondment agreements (including preparation and implementation of new agreements, amendments to and terminations of such agreements).

  •  Advising on agreements and other legal documents related to existing commercial secondment relationship. 

  • Supporting the implementation and operation of policies and processes governing Commercial Secondment Agreements across Shell Group.

  • Partnering with and providing day-to-day legal support to HR & Business stakeholders involved in commercial secondment agreements across Shell Group.

  • Increasing awareness and retaining knowledge on the subject of commercial secondment agreements by giving trainings to HR & Legal & Business stakeholders.

  • Capturing learnings and proposing improvements to the existing processes, agreements, and guidance notes.

  • Carrying out such other tasks to support colleagues within the Central Legal Services Team, as required.

Requirements:
•    Law degree and license to provide legal services in the jurisdiction where physically located
•    At least 5 years or more of relevant post-graduation experience.
•    Enthusiastic self-starter who pro-actively identifies opportunities to improve the efficiency of business processes – proven record of continuous improvement.
•    Capability to quickly build knowledge on different topical areas and a demonstrated solution- oriented attitude.
•    Team player with the ability to work independently under pressure with minimum supervision.
•    Adapt quickly with a clear strength in identifying priority assignments, managing time and expectations.
•    Flexibility to work as part of virtual team.  
•    Fluency in English with strong English legal drafting skills.
•    Contracting experience with the ability to understand strategies and risk mitigation.
•    Strong analytical and issue spotting skills.
•    Independent and is accountable for relationships with broad range of stakeholders.
•    Has breadth of experience and knowledge that creates ability to deal with new and unexpected issues.
•    Able to solve imaginatively, common technical/operational problems.

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