Legal Officer Job in Kenya (80K)

Jul 30, 2016

Job Title: Legal Officer
50k - 80k

Our client is a holding company with several subsidiaries in various industries and they are looking to hire a legal officer.
Duties & 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.
Qualification & Skills
  • Must have a Law degree and  CPS(K)
  • 2 -3 years post pupilage working experience.
  • Must be 28yrs and above.
  • 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.
If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Legal Officer) to before Wednesday 5th August 2016.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted


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