Open date: 2024-05-01
Close date: 2024-05-15 17:30
Department: Legal

Oyu Tolgoi’s workforce today is more than 96 per cent Mongolian, and major strategic focus for the company is to develop a skilled workforce that is continuously learning. We aim to attract the best talent, so that we can together deliver a safe and globally competitive copper business that contributes to the prosperity of Mongolia.

The opportunity

We are looking for one (1) Lawyer in Oyu Tolgoi LLC Legal Department based in Ulaanbaatar. This role is 1-year fixed term contract.

What the role entails

The function of this role is to provide professional legal advice and support to ensure the Company meets its legal and regulatory obligations effectively and manage risk and protecting the company’s people, assets and reputation. Accountabilities of the role include:

  • Provide accurate, commercially focused, and constructive legal advice and support on time-ciritcal basis;
  • Undertaking in-depth legal research and solid professional opinion on and response to legal questions, topics and issues;
  • Analysing the policy changes, gaps, and opportunities and provide advice and recommendation based on such analysis;
  • Assessment of potential legal risks posed to company operations/projects and daily activities periodically, and regularly as required due to changes in legal policies and procedures;
  • Monitoring the compliance framework that will enable Oyu Tolgoi LLC to meet its statutory and corporate requirements by assisting the capture of statutory and corporate compliance requirements;
  • Review, analyse and advise on corporate policies and procedures;
  • Perform and administer other works as assigned by the Chief Counsel.

What you will need for this role

  • Law degree from academic college or universities.
  • Experience typically achieved through graduate qualifications plus at least 5 years relevant experience.
  • Advanced English language verbal and written skills
  • Advanced computer skills including proficiency in the use of Microsoft Excel and Office suite
  • Ability to work in team

All interested candidates should submit the following documents

Please click HERE to go to Oyu Tolgoi LLC Online Application System or go to, select your vacancy and click on the link in the bottom.

Please make sure to attach the following documents:

  • CV (in English and Mongolian)
  • Cover Letter (in English and Mongolian)

If you have any enquiries, please contact the following addresses:

Monnis Tower, 1st Floor
Chinggis Avenue 15, Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar - 14240, Mongolia

Tel: + (976) - 7010-3604

All potential candidates must be medically cleared.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to submit additional documents

For successful candidates, please be advised that information submitted and collected during the recruitment process may be used or required by other HR functions such as Training and HR Services.

Employees of the Oyu Tolgoi LLC and subcontract companies currently working at Oyu Tolgoi mine must notify their employer of their application prior to progressing to the interview stage.

Oyu Tolgoi LLC ensures fair and transparent recruitment practices where all applicants are provided with equal opportunities and the decision on recruitment is made by committee members without any involvement of mediating individuals.