Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
is one of the largest independent oil and gas exploration and
production companies in the world, and we are now an active investor in
Indonesia s oil and gas industry. With an operated and non operated
offshore exploration portfolio, we continue to seek further investment
opportunities in Indonesia.
Owing the size and scope of our projects in Indonesia we are seeking to create a regular full time senior attorney position to manage all legal matters for the company including transactions and compliance matters.
Indonesian National Legal Counsel (Code: NLC)
• A Juris Doctor (JD) or Bachelor of Laws (LLB) or Master of Laws (LLM)
from an accredited United States or international Law School (or
equivalent). Must also be a native Bahasa Indonesia speaker and be
fluent in English at a level commensurate with an advanced U.S.
professional degree, the successful candidate should have a minimum of
five (5) years experience in the International Oil and Gas Exploration
and Production Industry (i.e. Upstream Oil and Gas).
The successful candidate must be a fully-qualified practicing attorney with
significant business experience and be familiar with the United States
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the Indonesian Anti-Corruption Laws, and
the United Nations Convention Against Corruption. He or she should be
familiar with, and have direct experience with negotiating, drafting
and implementing all, or most of, the following: Production Sharing
Contracts, joint Operating Agreements, Farm-In Agreements, Stock
Purchase Agreements, Purchase and Sale Agreements, Drilling Contracts,
operations agreements. Must be able to effectively meet deadlines.
Familiarity with BPMigas procurement procedures would be helpful.
Previous experience working in a Corporate Legal Department would prove
valuable. Should also have experience managing and/or working with
other attorneys, paralegals, and support staff proving the ability to
function productively in a team setting.
The successful candidate will possess effective communication, advocacy presentation
and multi-disciplinary team working skills. Organizational skills and
workload management skills are essential. Must have excellent legal
research skills and be facile with all MSOffice programs. A pleasant
personality is desirable for contributing to a proper workplace
This position will initially be a transition position overlapping with the company s
current expatriate Legal Advisor who will be re-assigned as soon as the
successful candidate demonstrates the ability to assume full
responsibility for carrying out the position.
The successful candidate will work closely with the current expatriate Legal Advisor
on all legal matters and will gradually assume responsibility as
capabilities are proven. Must learn and be able to apply all of the
company s policies and procedures for which the company s Legal
Department has responsibility including the company s Foreign Corrupt
Practices Act Compliance Policy and its Code of Business Conduct and
Ethics. Once the current expatriate Legal Advisor leaves Indonesia it
is expected that this position will report directly to the Associate
General Counsel for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation s International
The successful candidate will be expected to work
and interact with fallow attorneys and with expatriate technical and
management personnel as well as all Indonesian national employees of
the company, both in Jakarta and based at our headquarters in Houston,
Texas. He or she will be asked to participate on applicable committees
of industry trade associations. On occasion, international travel may
Write your application letter and enclose your CV within 2 weeks to:
Human Resources Department
One Pacific Place Building
Office Tower, Level 12, Suite 1201-1206
SCBD, JI. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 52-53
E-mail:Recruitment@ Anadarko. com
(Only short listed wilt be notified)