Job Vacancy – Legal Officer
Duma works is looking to recruit a Legal Officer for Esto Africa: a reputable Real Estate Development firm in Kenya.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Review and provide legal and financial advice to the organization
- Managing contractual arrangements with suppliers and partners
- Efficient administration by ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and that decision of the Board of Directors are implemented
- Filing of various documents/returns as required under the provisions of the Companies Law
- To engage legal advisors and defend the rights of the company in Courts of Law
- Liaise with relevant departments to ensure that where legal risks have been identified appropriate courses of action have been taken
- Provide legal protection and risk management advice to management especially on contract management
- Provide and interpret legal information, conduct training and disseminate appropriate legal requirements to staff
Skills and Qualifications
- Must have a Law degree and CPS(K) level two or an equivalent
- 3 years post pupilage working experience
- Excellent relationship and communication skills
- Demonstrate knowledge of, and experience with, laws dealing with government and/or commercial contract administration
- Ability to provide independent advice (orally and in writing) to senior level management
- Demonstrate success in managing and conducting a variety of litigation matters.Good planning and organization skills
- Proven ability to delicately solve sensitive matters
To apply online click here or send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to [email protected] marking the subject as “3292”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 3292 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.
Deadline for receiving applications: Friday, 23 March 2018
* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test.
If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we will not be able to move forward with you application.
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