A leading company focusing on renewable power projects in Sub-Saharan Africa is currently seeking a 5+ PQE* Commercial Projects Lawyer to join one of their offices in either Maputo, Lusaka, Accra or Kampala.
Working closely with the Legal Director, the role will involve managing the whole life cycle of a project, drafting a wide range of agreements from NDAs and MOUs to PPAs, EPCs and CTAs. Therefore, familiarity with the power sector and knowledge of how to structure a project-financed infrastructure transaction from origination through to financial close would be highly advantageous, as would experience of the construction industry.
Other requirements include fluent spoken French, previous experience working on projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and the ability to work largely autonomously.
On offer is a competitive remuneration package, exposure to complex projects and frequent international travel.