Legal Officer Job Opportunity in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Opportunity: Legal Officer

Duty Station: Nairobi

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide advice and monitor compliance with laws and regulations within areas of operations.
  • Provide legal advice, interpret legal documents as well as draft legal documents.
  • Oversee the contracting process
  • Provide advice to departmental teams on ways to mitigate any risks and responding to any queries.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of the company’s risk management & compliance policies.
  • Litigation.
  • Dealing with Intellectual Property matters including registration and protection of rights arising from trademarks, patents, industrial designs, copyrights and related rights, trade secrets and any other.
  • Legal research
  • Conduct risk management training to employees.
  • Carry out risk reviews of the contracts and process from time to time.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelors’ Degree in Law,
  • Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.
  • Must have 3-5 years’ experience (post admission) in a legal department in a busy corporate environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Exceptional inter-personal skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to prepare complex legal documents

Key Competencies

  • Legal risk management
  • Compliance
  • Governance
  • Commercial awareness

How to Apply

Qualified individuals are invited to send their application along with detailed CV to hr.pbsourcing@gmail.com indicating the Position as the Subject of the email.

To be considered, your application must be received on/before the 3rd April 2018.


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Updated: March 15, 2018 — 9:05 pm