WE ARE LOOKING FOR A FULL-TIME

GENERAL COUNSEL

WHO ARE YOU?

  • Do you think about possibilities and not limitations
  • Why something CAN be done and not otherwise?
  • Can you not only spot risks but also propose solutions?
  • Are you a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to commercial contracts?
  • Do you breathe the property market and the construction industry?

SOUNDS LIKE YOU SO FAR? GREAT!

Because we’re looking for an experienced and highly capable in-house General Counsel who can manage and advise on various contract and commercial matters.

LET’S DIG A LITTLE DEEPER TO FIND OUT IF YOU’VE GOT WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR.

As General Counsel, you will fill a key role on the Beulah team by proposing strategic legal solutions to add value in our commercial contract negotiations, structures and deals.

Key responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Strategically advising the Managing Director and other senior managers on commercial deal terms and structures with investors, lenders, consultants, builders, suppliers, hotel groups, retailers and commercial tenants to add value to Beulah and to protect its best interests
  • Working with the Finance Team and MD to prepare, review and finalise shareholder and financier related agreements, deeds and other documents
  • Working with the Development Team to review, negotiate amendments to and finalise construction contracts, consultant contracts and other supplier contracts
  • Working with the Sales & Marketing Team to review, negotiate amendments to and finalise contracts of sale, consultant contracts and other supplier contracts
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating on retail and commercial lease agreements, as well as hotel agreements
  • Advising on general compliance obligations of the company
  • Managing any commercial and construction disputes and litigation processes
  • Working with and briefing external lawyers as required to advise on specific legal matters including structuring, taxation, employment law, construction law, etc
  • Completing risk assessments and strategies for mitigation

WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED TO HAVE?

YOUR SUPER POWERS

  • Is highly commercial and strategic
  • Is a generalist in commercial law within the real estate industry
  • Focuses on hitting goals no matter the effort and hours required
  • Is extremely efficient at time and work management
  • Has the ability to manage conflict and disputes and work through them
  • Has a keen eye for detail
  • Is all about responsibility and accountability
  • Is highly resourceful and able to solve problems as they arise

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Has had at least 10 years of legal experience in the commercial, property and/or construction industry
  • Understands key risks when reading any commercial contract and has a high attention to detail
  • Is confident to stepping up into a challenging and generalist role as the primary in-house advisor
  • Is confident in managing litigious matters and disputes and can handle themselves comfortably at a negotiation table
  • Is highly tactical and commercially savvy
  • Has excellent interpersonal and communication skills

IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU AND YOUR PERFECT ROLE, PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH US TODAY.

We want to hear from General Counsels that do not want to work for an ordinary property developer. We challenge the status quo, innovates, and most importantly creates transformative spaces for present and future generations.

If this sounds like you and your perfect role, please send the following to people@beulahinternational.com

  • CV
  • Academic transcript
  • Cover letter outlining what you think you can bring to the team