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 inter-personal skills both verbal and written

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified candidates should send their CV’s quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to careers@britesmanagement.com

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.