Full time Offered Salary :

Legal Officer at Corporate Staffing

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Job Description

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparing and reviewing legal contracts, leases, licenses, NDAs, MOUs, and other legal papers of a routine nature to prevent or avert any potential risk to the business;
  • On behalf of the MD and the company communicate and review legal solutions with various external Advocates.
  • Managing contractual arrangements with suppliers and partners;
  • Reviewing and formulating legal policies, procedures, and regulations;
  • Reviewing recent legislation, court cases, correspondence and publications pointing out matters of note or which necessitate management action;
  • Liaising with other departments in managing legal matters;
  • Filing of various documents/returns as required under the provisions of the Companies Law.
  • Providing legal advice and support for Human Capital and employment matters
  • Review and monitor internal policies and ensure that they are in compliance with all statutory or legal requirements
  • Provide guidance to the MD on new and developing corporate governance practices applicable to the company.
  • Management of the Company’s litigation file portfolio, co-ordinate and supervising external counsel advice
  • Research relevant statutes, rulings, and precedents to be used as a basis for answering requests for legal opinions.
  • Providing legal advice and ensuring compliance with legal and statutory requirements.
  • Undertaking administration and proper record keeping of departmental records.
  • Conducting legal research and preparation of reliable legal opinions as and when required.
  • Attend to all legal queries from various departments and other legal task as assigned by the managing director.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from a recognized university.
  • A registered member of the Law Society of Kenya in good standing.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a company secretary /or law firm.
  • Initiative and pro-activeness
  • Critical Thinking and problem-solving
  • Strong management, negotiation, and report-writing skills.
  • Computer literacy and familiarity with standard office computer applications.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Research Skills v Legal Administration Skills, Planning, and organization
  • Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, and Dependability.

Closing: 5th, May 2023

Method of Application

If you are up to the challenge, and possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject to the designated email

Send your application to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke

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