Manufacturing Company Legal Officer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Legal Officer

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: Manufacturing

Salary: Negotiable

Job Location: Nairobi

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 given instructions and within the set timelines as well as observing and managing the processes
  • Offering legally sound advice to the company in regard to various transactions or cases in the company
  • Advising the company competently and confidently on the technical aspects of a wide range of matters particularly in corporate, commercial disputes and staff matters
  • 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
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a company legal officer especially manufacturing set up
  • 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 interpersonal skills both verbal and written

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: June 18, 2020 — 8:21 pm