Senior Legal Counsel Job in Kenya (200K)

Senior Legal Counsel (200K)
 
Reporting to the head of legal will be handling all legal matters for the organization.
 
Responsibilities
  • Negotiating, Drafting, and Reviewing of Contracts
  • Drafting of legal opinions
  • Supporting the Company Secretary by assisting in company secretarial duties
  • Offering general legal counsel;
  • Undertaking research on legal and contemporary issues
  • Conducting legislative reviews on new Statutes
  • Manage all material and non-material litigation risk of the client.
  • Identifying, evaluating, and mitigating legal and compliance risks.
  • Provide customized solutions and high quality, cost effective legal services to support the client’s goals and objectives while ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Advise the business on day-to-day regulatory and legal issues.
  • Review proposed products, policies, procedures, processes, training materials, and marketing materials and communications relating to the business.
  • Prepare, review and revise disclosures, notices and other legal documents relating to the business.
  • Manage legal issues and provide legal guidance to management on various servicing initiatives to ensure that the clients’ interests are properly protected.
  • Interact closely with business, risk, compliance and audit partners on emerging issues and regulatory matters.
  • Work with internal and external counsel on interpreting new manufacturing regulatory rules, communicating announcements/advisories and other developments, and in monitoring and escalating to management emerging and existing risks and associated mitigation tactics.
Qualifications
  • Degree in Law
  • Post graduate diploma in Law
  • Over 7 years post graduate experience
  • Good knowledge of labour laws
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills
  • Good understanding of corporate law
Qualified candidates to send their CVs to cvs@cdl.co.ke before 28th March 2016. 
Ensure you indicate the title of the job at the subject of the email.

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Updated: March 24, 2016 — 6:39 am