Corporate Counsel

  • Full time
  • Paarl

Reference: CM 6901

Consultant: Christa Mostert

Description:

  • Analyze property title and related property documentation to assess the legal feasibility to install telecommunication towers.
  • Assist with preparation of various risk assessments regarding issues with property title, mortgage bonds, servitudes, the validity of contracts and restrictive conditions, including alternatives to mitigate and control such risks.
  • Research and analyze all applicable law sources, statutes and legal precedent in order to analyze and/or form legal opinions and documentation.
  • Assist to draft, review and negotiate a wide range of legal contracts and agreements.
  • Assist with general asset/ real estate management matters.
  • Assist with registration of properties and contracts at the offices of the Deeds Registry of South Africa.
  • Assist to prepare and coordinate corporate and regulatory filings.
  • Maintain corporate records.
  • Preparation of legal letters, memorandums and reports.
  • Coordinate and implement projects to improve the internal in country legal processes of the company.
  • Resolve issues related to ground leases and permits, which may require in country travel.
  • Assist with general litigation control, including the updating of the litigation trackers with the control of deadlines and scheduled hearings etc.
  • Assist the Asset Optimization department in the market (purchases, extensions, amendments and abatements).
  • General legal advisor responsibilities and the ability to resolve routine legal and real estate issues.
  • Legal due diligence with respect to Merger and Acquisition transactions and their corresponding MLAs in sale leaseback deals.
  • Other projects and duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 1 to 3 years of experience in Corporate, Commercial and/or real estate transaction  environment required, including but not limited to landlord-tenant relations, development & construction and permitting regulation.
  • Experience in Mergers & Acquisitions preferred.

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za