Job Description



  • Duties:
  1. advises management in a variety of areas including legal rights, obligations and privileges, employment law, contracts, corporate, compliance, subsidiary governance/ maintenance, environmental issues, dispute avoidance and resolution, mergers and acquisitions, financings, negotiations and litigation management
  2. Manages non-material litigation and supports the management of material litigation
  3. Supports strategic operational initiatives
  4. Advises on the legal aspects of corporate development, exploration initiatives, commercial and contractual matters, employment law and mine operating issues
  5. Manages land issues, provides legal advice on environmental issues;
  6. Represents the company in dealing with authorities during inspections, prepares draft replies to acts of inspections
  7. Regularly liaises with and provides legal analysis / advice to members of senior management and functional leaders on a variety of legal issues
  8. Provides critical support to regional General counsel
  9. Stays abreast and updates regarding material legal developments including with respect to corporate governance and public disclosure obligations
  10. Ensures the needs of management are met through internal resources and determines when it is appropriate to engage outside counsel
  11. Assists with day-to-day management of legal and compliance matters
  12. Assists with implementation, administration and enforcement of core corporate policies / procedures
  13. Represents Company in court.
  14. Complies with all company policies and procedures including, but not limited to safety, environmental, confidentiality and code of conduct



  • Undergraduate degree
  • Law degree from an accredited law school
  • Generally more than 12 years of related work experience or equivalent
  • Work experience in the natural resources industry, preferably mining, would be an asset
  • More than 3 years of managerial experience (preferable)
  • Experience working in a diverse organization with multiple stakeholders and reporting lines
  • Excellent knowledge of Russian law, especially environmental laws
  • Strong business orientation and acumen, with an ability to advise senior management
  • Strong management, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced written and spoken English
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Anastasia Soldatkina
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