Legal Counsel

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Date: 09-May-2023

Location: Cairo, EG

Company: Alstom

Req ID:406790 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

The position aims at supporting the business and the Head of Legal/ Head of Legal and Contract Management in all legal matters, in particular :

Key accountabilities:

  • Prepare, review and negotiate contracts, or other legal documents with an acceptable level of risks                
  • Support the business in all legal and contractual matters including claim management, dispute settlement                                    
  • Contractual and legal review and assessment of tender documents
  • Support the business on definition of claim strategy, litigation, arbitration or other dispute matters                                                                                  
  • Handling of corporate law matters               
  • Promoting the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.


Performance measurements:   

Objectives, targets and performance measurements are defined on a yearly basis in line with the company’s financial targets, the General Counsel’s objectives for the Legal, Compliance and Contract Management Function.

Educational Requirements  :


Law degree in business law (Master II)




Experience Requirements:



  • At least 6 years of relevant experience in an international business environment or law firm.
  • Familiar with international contracts
  • Previous exposure to international practice through studies or work experience
  • Familiar with public tenders
  • Fluent Arabic
  • Excellent English language skills



  • Private practice experience in international law firm  is a plus


Competencies & Skills

  • Open-minded and solution oriented
  • Teamwork spirit
  • ability to provide sound risk analysis and reasoning
  •  Willingness to take initiatives and responsibilities
  • Pro-activity & responsiveness
  • Resilience
  • Business minded


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





Job Type:​Experienced​