Legal Advisor needed at Institute of Credit Administration

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Job title : Legal Advisor

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : March 03, 2024

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Job Summary

  • To serve as a Legal counsel and handle all complex legal matters and projects. You will ensure the legality of commercial transactions and advise our company on legal rights and duties.
  • The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing legal support and advice to our organization on a wide range of legal issues, including contract negotiations, corporate governance, intellectual property (trademark), and compliance with relevant laws and regulations.

Responsibilities:

  • Review, draft, and negotiate a variety of contracts, including but not limited to commercial agreements, employment contracts, and license agreements.
  • Provide guidance on corporate governance and compliance issues, including company policies and procedures.
  • Stay current on changes in laws and regulations affecting the organization.
  • Research, anticipate, and guard the company against legal risks.
  • Collaborate with departmental heads to provide strategic and tactical legal support.

Qualifications:

  • First degree in Law (LL.B) and admission to the Nigerian bar.
  • Minimum of 5 years of cognate experience in corporate law, intellectual property law, or related field.
  • Proven experience in research, analysis, and legal advisory on fundamental business matters
  • Experience in contract drafting and negotiation as well as dispute resolution,
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex legal issues to non-lawyers.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive legal matters with discretion.
  • You have solid experience in Business Establishment, Contract Management, Corporate Governance & Compliance, Data Protection, Litigation, Restructuring & Insolvency, and Tax.
  • Have experience working with Government Agencies and Parastatals 
  • Ample experience drawing up and reviewing legal documentation such as contracts, NDA’s, MOU’s etc.
  • Good grasp of Nigeria’s Legal Environment and laws

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested Candidates hsould send in their application, using the “Job Title” as subject to: thenicarecruitment@gmail.com

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