Associate General Counsel  


  • Taguig, Philippines
    NAC Tower, 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full timeFULL_TIME

Expired 18 days ago

Job closed.

Job Description

The position is responsible for the delivery and management of energy-related legal services, and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and laws including the EPIRA and other energy laws, regulations and governance. This position is also responsible for providing legal services required for PSA negotiations including drafting, review, execution and implementation.

Responsibilities are the following:

  • Provides legal advice and guidance in the PSA negotiations
  • Provides legal advice and guidance on energy-related matters and keeps relevant stakeholders abreast of developments critical to business decision-making
  • Develops and reviews contracts and negotiates with external parties to ensure legal and acceptable binding agreements and protection of group interest
  • Conducts contract reviews of contracts prepared by external parties/AP units and gives recommendations to ensure AP’s property and non-property rights are substantially/fully protected
  • Acts as resource during claims/defense and counterclaims, litigation, negotiation and court proceedings circumstances
  • Participates in legal audit and compliance activities of AP
  • Guides associate general counsel/s in the management of operational legal risks of AP and its business units

Minimum Qualifications

  • At least 5 years related experience (experience in the energy industry, an advantage)
  • Preferably with at least 5 years experience/training in Law Firm
  • Bachelor’s Degree (LLB or JD) in Law and a member in good standing of Philippine Bar
  • Strong analytical and planning skills;
  • Good communication and presentation skills;
  • Excellent problem-solving skills;
  • Negotiation skills

Jobs Summary

Job Level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job Category
Educational Requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Once in a while
Office Address
NAC Tower, 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City
Oil / Energy / Solar / Greentech
1 opening

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About AboitizPower

Aboitiz Power Corporation (AboitizPower, AP) is a leader in the Philippine Electric Power Industry with a portfolio of assets located across the country. At AboitizPower, we thrive together to drive change for a better world. We are a PEOPLE-CENTRIC organization who provides growth OPPORTUNITIES on a professional and personal level. We shape a better future as we do purposeful WORK in an ENVIRONMENT that is culture-focused, continuously innovating, and where individual and team contributions aligned to winning with integrity are RECOGNIZED. When you work at AboitizPower, you become part of an organization that is passionate and committed to advancing business and communities by providing reliable, reasonable, and responsible power to all. AboitizPower is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is crucial to our purpose of driving change for a better world. We consider and encourage all applicants without discriminating against age, sexual orientation and/or gender identity, disability, political opinion, religion, nationality, marital or parental status (including pregnancy), ethnicity or other status protected by law. Our equal opportunity and non-discrimination policy applies in all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, regularization, promotions, transfers, discipline, termination, benefits and training. We urge everyone to be vigilant against scams that involve fraudulent offers of employment with Aboitiz Power Corporation. Scammers are falsely claiming to be representatives of Aboitiz, offering jobs in exchange for recruitment fees. Aboitiz does not ask for money from our applicants at any point of the job application process. #POWERyourFuture

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