Legal Officer needed at Uni Technology Nigeria Limited

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Job title : Legal Officer

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : August 31, 2024

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A legal officer is a professional who is responsible for?overseeing all legal matters in the organization. They handle both internal and external legal concerns, such as compliance and keeping their company out of legal trouble.


  • Provide legal counsel where and when necessary.
  • Ensure the delivery of legal services and resources to accomplish corporate goals, strategies and priorities.
  • Responsible for ensuring legal compliance where necessary
  • Collaborate with management to devise efficient defense strategies
  • Specify internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance
  • Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues
  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (regulator, external counsel, public authority, etc.), creating relations of trust
  • Draft and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the company’s full legal rights
  • Any other delegated responsibilities


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law required; must have been called to bar
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of experience
  • Ability to be proactive in the resolution of issues
  • Analytical ability, logical reasoning and sound judgment when professionally handling client’s cases
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills when working with clients, members of the court and other employees
  • Knowledge of various legal contracts, documentation, processes and policies especially within the real estate, Fin-tech and Technology Industry
  • Proven background in corporate law (contract law, tax law, accounting, securities law, bankruptcy, intellectual property rights, licensing, zoning laws)
  • Current license to practice law
  • Administrative and Managerial experience preferred.

How to Apply for this Offer

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

  • Law / Legal jobs