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Legal Manager – Kenya

Reference: 4833 CM
Consultant: Christa Mostert

Job Description:

  • Supervise staff members of legal department.
  • Review legal risks involved in various business deals.
  • Provide legal opinion and solutions to legal matters.
  • Offer advice on tender documents.
  • Review existing litigation/disputes of the organization and work on resolving them.
  • Involved in hiring members for legal department after assessing their skills and abilities.
  • Training of newly appointed legal staff members.
  • Provide legal advice to management.
  • Analyze of risks when signing new business deals.
  • Litigation management and liaising with external legal counsel.
  • Manage, Draft, review and negotiate a wide range of legal documentation and contracts.
  • Review contracts and agreements and see to it that they comply with legislation.
  • Assistance with due diligence on acquisitions of new tower sites.
  • Drafting of acquisition documents of tower sites, asset purchases, negotiations of such acquisitions to successfully close.
  • Contractors compliance and monitoring.
  • Compliance audits on completed sites.

Qualifications:

  • 5 – 10 years post professional qualification experience.
  • Experience in Commercial, Corporate and/or Property Development.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with conveyancing experience, experience in the telecommunications industry and residing in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Law Degree
  • Admitted Attorney
  • Contributing to Team Success
  • Managing Work
  • Initiating Action, being proactive and problem solver
  • Quick Decision Making
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong personality
  • Able to complete tasks promptly.
  • Excellent reasoning skills, define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound presentation skills
  • Able to work in extreme pressure environment while maintaining quality work and meeting tight deadlines
  • Able to work without supervision
  • Strong work ethic

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 exceechr@exceed.co.za