About our Legal Team :
Members of the legal team at VMware advise upon legal matters arising within a sophisticated and competitive business context.
The work of the VMware legal team contributes to the success of the Company and the personal development of our legal team members.
The legal team practices a collaborative, creative, results-oriented approach. The collegial and collaborative work environment leads to rewarding professional relationships for team members.
Our legal team members also have the opportunity to work with and advise Company executives, who share a high-level of intellect, confidence and professionalism.
Legal team members handle, prioritize and follow through on numerous projects simultaneously. This provides excellent opportunities to learn the many aspects of the business and a great opportunity to work on a wide breadth of interesting and challenging matters with other highly motivated, top-
performing professionals, at a fun, dynamic and fast-paced company - VMware, Inc.
Role : Senior Associate Corporate Counsel Dubai World Wide Sales Legal Team
Location : VMware’s offices, Dubai, UAE
Reporting to : Senior Manager & Senior Corporate Counsel Southern EMEA region
Job Summary :
As a result of VMware’s continued expansion, we have an opening for a new attorney role in Dubai. We are looking for a talented, self-
motivated, and proactive lawyer, who can add measurable business impact by acting as a trusted advisor to VMware’s business teams in the Southern EMEA region with a particular focus on Middle East, Turkey and North Africa ( METNA ).
The person will be based in VMware’s offices in Dubai (UAE), and report to the Senior Manager & Senior Corporate Counsel for VMware’s Southern EMEA region.
The primary job responsibility is to provide practical and innovative legal advice on a broad range of commercial and compliance matters to internal business clients.
As a member of the wider EMEA Legal team, this person will also have the opportunity to be involved in legal projects and longer-
term department strategies for the EMEA region.
Provide interpretation of terms and conditions and make practical and pragmatic recommendations based on a risk analysis, ensuring adherence to company policies including revenue recognition.
Identify and drive awareness around changes to the legislative and regulatory landscape that may have an impact on VMware’s local operations, including developing and delivering training to in-
house business clients.
Job requirements :
We will consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.
An in-depth understanding of relevant legislation and its application to VMware’s business is also essential.
confrontational win-win basis.
Ability to focus and drive projects from the start through to conclusion.
Before you join, VMware will require you to go through a pre-employment screening process. This means that we will want to verify your details and the information you have given us to ensure your suitability for a certain role considering its nature, seniority and other relevant factors.