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Legal Officer

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Headhunters Zimbabwe
  • Post Date: April 5, 2020
  • Applications 0
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Job Overview

Main responsibilities

  • Providing legal advice to the Commission in accordance with the set parameters;
  • Drafting and reviewing, legislation, Statutory Instruments, Directives, and Circulars;
  • Attend public hearings on legislation affecting the Commission;
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts;
  • Providing legal advice on legal issues affecting the Commission;
  • Conducting legal research;
  • Advise the Commission on regulatory Compliance matters in accordance with the applicable legislation, set standards and international best practice;
  • Analyse and identify legal risks and implications;
  • Attend meetings with various Ministries or other stakeholders on behalf of the Commission;
  • Represent the Commission at local, regional and international workshops, conferences and seminars;
  • Drafting and maintaining legal reports;
  • Managing legal and litigation processes in Liaison with external lawyers; And,
  • Assisting with Company Secretarial and compliance duties.

Required Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent Drafting skills
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and communication skills
  • Strong organisational abilities
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain utmost confidentiality
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Excellent team player
  • A self-starter


  • A Law Honours degree from a reputable institution
  • Registered with The Law Society of Zimbabwe
  • A Certificate in legislative drafting is a distinct advantage


  • At least 5 years’ post qualification relevant experience, preferable from the public sector
  • An appreciation of insurance and pensions matters
  • An appreciation of company secretarial and compliance duties
  • An appreciation of corporate governance issues in relation to public entities

Email CVs to recruitment@headhunters.co.zw

Deadline for application is 6 April 2020

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