EjiCareers – Our client, a top legal firm, is recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Legal Officer (Preferably Male)
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
The ideal candidate will be responsible for monitoring and/or advising on a variety of legal matters, commercial contracts, and agreements. The Legal Officer shall also ensure the company complies with the statutory and corporate governance practices and guidelines.Must have a valid Driver’s License and must live in VI or somewhere close.
Conducting basic filing for FIRS and NSITF.Drafting a wide variety of legal agreements.Provide advice on corporate legal issues and business matters.Provide internal advisory services to the business units and departments within the Company.Provide commercial legal support to all departmental projects and job functions.Ensure the development of service level agreements for service support and delivery.Provide all such other administrative and other secretarial duties as directed by the Legal Counsel & Company Secretary.Assist in the development of guidelines, policies, procedures.Ensure (internal & external) compliance with laid down guidelines, policies and procedures; investigate issues of non-compliance as may be required.Review and draft contracts, agreements and internal policies and ensure that they are in compliance with all statutory or legal requirements.Any other duties as may be assigned.
A Graduate Degree in Law, B.Sc / LLB (minimum of second class lower).A minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience.Sound knowledge of Microsoft office applications especially Word, PowerPoint and Excel.Excellent written &verbal communication skills.Strong knowledge of corporate law; commitment and enthusiasm in the delivery of the organization’s objectives.Ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion.Good understanding of general and specific Company and commercial law.Excellent team working ability to ensure smooth operation in the Legal Unit as a whole.Good research skills.
Competitive salary NGN100,000 per month
Application Closing Date
31st July, 2021
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org clearly indicating the Job Title as the subject of your mail.