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Lightsource bp (LSbp) is a global leader in the development and management of solar energy projects. We are a 50:50 joint venture with bp with a mission to help drive the world’s transition to low carbon energy.
With solar set to increase tenfold in the next 20 years, we are well-positioned to capitalize on this growth. By joining the Lightsource bp team, you will ‘be the change’ on the world’s energy transition to a more sustainable future.
We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit as we continue to push the boundaries of an ever-changing energy landscape. By choosing a career with us, you can expect a challenging and fulfilling role surrounded by people who are passionate and have brilliant ideas about sustainable technology, innovation and making the world a better place.
What You’ll do (the role)
Role and Responsibilities
Review, negotiation and drafting legal documents and agreements related to the development of solar energy projects, including among others, LOIs, NDAs, SPAs, services agreements, joint venture and shareholders agreements, grid and infrastructures sharing agreements, Interconnection agreements, letters to public entities in connection with authorisation process, etc.
Review, negotiation and drafting of land agreements (lease agreements, surface rights purchase) and analysis of the ownership and registral status.
Advising on energy regulatory frameworks and the commercial impact of legislative changes (including research reports and analysis of case-law precedents)
Analysis of permitting and planning processes and requirements for Projects
Identification of legal risks and issues from legal analysis (including due diligence).
Corporate legal and day to day business activities (i.e. drafting minutes of the board and general meetings, powers of attorney, assistance to the other department in legal queries).
Coordination with external law firms.
Interaction with other teams within the company (Business Development, technical team, Structure Finance, PPAs, Procurement, Construction etc.).
Who we’re looking for
Knowledge & Skills
Strong academic background and experience gained in leading international / mid to top tier firm
High standard of English (verbal and written)
Being able to work in a multicultural company
Probusiness oriented lawyer
Good interpersonal skills, ability to communicate well, hardworking approach and a team player
Flexible attitude and ability to multi -task. Strong time management / prioritisation skills
Preference for candidates with:
Experience in the renewable energy and infrastructure sector;
Experience instructing and managing external/local counsel;
Experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts; and
Familiarity with project financed power/infrastructure assets / project contracts
Why you’ll make a great member of the team
Education and Qualifications
Equivalent to at least 3 years Post Qualification Experience, preferably with some recent experience of working with international clients
Excellent academic background and experience gained in leading international / mid to top tier firm
Fluent English verbal and written communication skills
Ability to deal confidently and build strong relations with senior business colleagues
Flexible attitude and the ability to multi-task
Strong time management skills
Why you’ll want to work for us
Our company is a place where you can be yourself and grow; a place where your ideas and opinions matter.
We pride ourselves on being an inclusive community, where every individual is valued and treated with respect.
Our culture is driven by our core values. From operating safely to ensuring our solar projects are responsible and promote biodiversity.
Alongside a competitive salary, we offer a variety of benefits including annual bonus, retention bank, health insurance, pension and other local benefits alongside flexible working conditions.
Beyond your day-to-day working life at Lightsource bp, there’s a variety of initiatives that will contribute to your own personal development. Initiatives to get involved with including our charitable causes, supporting our solar honey project or our net-zero by 2025 campaign.