Company Advocate at Tabono Consult October, 2023

Job Title: Company Advocate

Reports To: Project Manager

Job Type: Contract Based

Tabono Consult

Job Summary:

Our client is a company committed to providing power solutions. Is now seeking skilled legal professionals to join their team, looking forward to outstanding legal support to their business.

As the Company Advocate you will play a crucial role in safeguarding the company’s legal interests, managing legal risks, and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations.

Required Qualification and Experience:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in legal field.
  • Practicing Advocate with both court and commercial law.
  • Must have three years or more of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with team work; with excellent communication and problem-solving skills with law; working experience with governmental authority (such as Tanesco,) will be an advantage.
  • Fluency in oral and written English
  • Sharp instincts and upto date on all relevant laws. Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating good judgment and ethical conduct.
  • Familiarity with the specific industry in which the company operates can be an advantage.
  • Proven experience in corporate law, ideally as in-house counsel or at a reputable law firm.
  • Contract Management: Draft, review, and negotiate contracts with clients, suppliers, partners, and other third parties to protect the company’s interests and minimize legal risks.
  • Legal Advisory: Offer legal counsel and guidance to the company’s management and various departments on a wide range of legal issues, including contracts, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, and more.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Consultation of regular legal issues;
  • Drafting of important letters and legal documents;
  • Analysis of risk in Contracts and necessary precautions;
  • Advice for contract claim (completion period and/or contract value);
  • Assistance in contract negotiation; Risk Assessment: Identify potential legal risks and provide strategies to mitigate or eliminate them. Conduct legal due diligence in mergers, acquisitions, and other business transactions.
  • Policy Development: Contribute to the development and implementation of company policies, procedures, and practices to ensure legal compliance and risk management.
  • Government Relations: Interact with government agencies and regulators as needed, ensuring the company maintains positive relationships and adheres to relevant government policies.

Application Procedures:

  • Interested candidate should send their CV, a motivation letter, a copy of professional certificates, and the details of three referees.

NOTE:

All application letters should be written in English, and you will be requested to bring Original Professional certificate during the interview.

How to Apply:

THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS THE  20th November 2023.

*** Tabono will only get in touch with shortlisted candidates*****

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