Company Lawyer Job in Nairobi

Position: Company Lawyer

Location: Nairobi

Nature of Job: Full time

Salary: Attractive and Negotiable

Summary: Our client in manufacturing set up is looking to hire a company lawyer with good experience in a manufacturing set up or a busy working environment. The successful candidate should be solution oriented, technically competent as well as be able to work without significant supervision and have developed a particular strength and reputation in their work area.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read, edit, draft and interpret all company documents, letters and contracts
  • Attending Courts cases for the company
  • Conducting negotiations with a view to settling potentially litigious matters in the best interest
  • To effectively monitor the on-going litigation cases in the firm including adherence to the internal processes
  • Working with as a trusted legal advisor while advising and promptly updating directors on their cases and the developments of the law
  • Developing lasting client relationships and actively building on experiences that support the company
  • Preparations of quality legal pleadings in line with client’s instructions and within the set timelines as well as observing and managing the processes
  • Offering legally sound advice to Corporate bodies and individual clients in regard to various transactions or cases handled by the Firm
  • Advising the company competently and confidently on the technical aspects of a wide range of matters particularly in corporate and commercial disputes
  • Research on diverse range of assigned issues, documents and case history to ensure accuracy of advice and procedures;

Key Competencies:

  • LLB Degree from a recognized University
  • Must be an Advocate of the High court of Kenya
  • Over 5 years’ experience as a company lawyer
  • Should have analytical skills and with a good judgement
  • Should have sound drafting skills with exceptional accuracy
  • Should be up-to-date in knowledge on relevant company laws
  • Should have strong communication and inter-personal skills both verbal and written
  • Should have the ability to develop and maintain strong client and staff relationship

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send their CV’s quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: February 29, 2020 — 12:08 pm