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Junior Legal Officer needed at Bridgegap Consults Limited

Job title : Junior Legal Officer jobs in Abuja

Job Location : Abuja

Deadline : April 17, 2023

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Job description

  • The Legal Officer shall be responsible for monitoring and/or advising on all legal matters, commercial contracts, and agreements in the finance industry.
  • The Legal Officer shall also ensure the company complies with the statutory and corporate governance practices and guidelines with clients and another legal firms.


Candidates must be able to:

  • Draft a wide variety of legal agreements, Negotiate and advise on various kinds of commercial agreements
  • Provide advice on corporate legal issues and business matters.
  • Provide internal advisory services to the business units and departments within and outside 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, and procedures.
  • Analyze and review legal agreements, legislation, and documents for the Board.
  • Ensure (internal & external) compliance with laid down guidelines, policies, and procedures; investigate issues of non-compliance as may be required.
  • Ensure good correspondence between the organization, clients, and legal entities.
  • Review and advise management on the legal implications of internal policies and procedures.
  • 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 (minimum of second class lower).
  • Member of the Nigerian Bar Association.
  • A minimum 6months-1 year post-NYSC experience.
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office applications especially Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Excellent written, and verbal communication skills and presentation skills.
  • Strong knowledge of corporate law; commitment and enthusiasm in the delivery of the organization’s objectives.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion.
  • Must be able to take down minutes.
  • Must be smart and speak very well.
  • 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.

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.

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