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Legal Counsel

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Lorimak Recruitment
  • Post Date: July 11, 2020
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Job Overview

Responsibilities

  • Acts as the Chief Legal Officer for the company, setting policy, guidelines and overseeing compliance with all competition, anti -bribery and corruption laws within the company.
  • Provides legal services by handling and advising on commercial contracts which include agency, cane supply, construction, financing agreements and leases, and advising on legislative changes.
  • Performs the Company Secretarial function for the Group.
  • Provides timely, accurate and quality legal advice and other legal services to all subsidiaries and operations for the organization.
  • Proactively identifies and manages business legal risks.
  • Ensures the advocacy team has access to legal resources required during interface with media, regulators and Government.
  • Responds to queries from internal and external auditors.
  • Prepares budgets and controls expenditure in own area of operation.

Requirements

  • A Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree. A Master of Laws Degree (LLM) and other commercial post graduate qualifications will be an added advantage.
  • An admitted Attorney and Notary Public with over 10 years as a commercial lawyer with some litigation experience.
  • A broad business and financial acumen coupled with a good working knowledge of competition, anti-bribery and corruption compliance requirements
  • Knowledge and understanding of corporate governance issues.
  • Good communication, negotiation, dispute management and report writing skills.
  • Good leadership and people management skills.

Suitable and interested candidates to submit their updated CVs to melody@lorimak.co.zw or to rutendo@lorimak.co.zw with LEGAL COUNSEL as the subject of the email by 15 July 2020.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Detail
  • Career LevelOther
  • QualificationDegree
  • Experience5-10 Years
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