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Shell Business Operations
Data aktualizacji: 2019-02-12
Corporate Legal Counsel
Nr ref. 87723BR
Kraków, małopolskie
Data aktualizacji: 2019-02-12
Shell Business Operations
Corporate Legal Counsel
Royal Dutch Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies, operating in over 80 countries and territories and employing more than 90,000 people. Our core values of Honesty, Integrity and Respect for People define who we are and how we work. Royal Dutch Shell has developed a global network of Shell Business Operations to provide first-class services to Shell companies across the world.

Shell Business Operations (SBO) Krakow sits at the centre of Shell’s global businesses, providing an operational backbone to our essential business functions. Working in a vibrant community with strong values and a supportive culture, an SBO-Krakow job will offer the chance to build a lasting and meaningful career. As one of six Business Service Operations centres, located worldwide, a job in Krakow will give you the chance to interact and work with people across the world, helping to deliver excellent support to business clients and internal stakeholders as well as advanced financial operations.

Corporate Legal Counsel
Corporate Legal Counsel
Work location: Kraków

Job description:
We are looking for a capable and independent person to be part of a Global Operations team in Legal that predominantly focuses on Corporate related matters globally. We work as a team in providing legal advice and support and strive to be accepted by the business as a reliable, credible, professional business partner.

This lawyer will report to the Central Legal Services Manager, Global Operations, in a team that supports a wide variety of other legal departments and businesses spread across the world. The successful candidate will need to show a high degree of flexibility and to be able to work and provide legal support to the business virtually. Also, whilst the role has a clear focus on corporate matters, Central Legal Services works as a global team and all lawyers are expected to support each other and at times, undertake work supporting other business units. This cross-over is also encouraged from a personal development perspective.

The main purpose of the role is to provide high quality, accurate and timely legal advice under Legal Services Global Operations department with a strong focus on corporate with a view to furthering business objectives and protecting shareholder interests.
Key responsibilities:
  • General advice for a variety of corporate related legal matters affecting the Shell Group of companies.
  • Advice in relation to the legal aspects of secondments (excluding employment law aspects)
  • Co-ordination of legal due diligence in relation to Global Share Plans and a conditional bonus plan;
  • Advice in relation to Social Performance and Global Business Environment including:
    • Due diligence, production and review of legal documentation;
    • Non-disclosure agreements;
    • Publishing agreements. 
  • Advice in relation to Group Services and Cost Recovery (across all business lines and functions) including:
    • Preparation of and implementation of new cost sharing agreements;
    • Advising on deviations from the standard process;
    • Advising on the operation of the intra-group framework (invoicing, delegation of services, rights/obligations of cost sharers), the provision of functional services for non-cost sharers and Shell Business Operations, satellite agreements;
    • Preparation and implementation of direct service agreements for functional services;
    • Liaise with the appropriate cost sharing working parties;
    • Increase awareness and retain knowledge on cost sharing by giving trainings to staff of Shell Business Operations;
    • Capture learnings and propose improvements to the existing processes, agreements, guidance notes.
  • Carry out such other tasks to support colleagues within the Corporate team, as required
- At least 5-8 years legal experience.
- Experience in the oil and gas industry or international energy projects will be an added advantage;

- A Degree in Law;
- Good negotiating skills;
- Strong legal drafting skills;
- The ability to develop and sustain relationships with stakeholders at all levels; 
- Broad corporate and commercial outlook;
- Able to develop and implement legal compliance programmes and policies;
- Able to influence Leaders and teams;
- Excellent in interpersonal skills and able to communicate in excellent English (both written and verbal);
- Sensitive to local culture, understanding local drivers, values and relationships

Number of Vacancies: 4
Benefits of working at Shell:
  • Meaningful work in a company that is universally respected as a truly global energy leader (one of the world’s biggest companies according to Fortune Global 500)
  • Unique opportunity to fulfill your potential with personal and professional development programs
  • Work in a smart and motivated team within a supportive and inclusive culture with strong values
  • Attractive salary and bonuses
  • Complex medical care and individual life insurance
  • Sports programme & facilities e.g. Multisport Benefits Card, vouchers for free time activities
  • Good atmosphere at work and comfortable working environment: own canteen and a few relax rooms
  • Opportunity to participate in social and community projects

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer