LEGAL OFFICER

To further enrich our growing team at Galana Oil,
we are currently seeking to recruit a talented, visionary and highly skilled professional.

DEPARTMENT

LEGAL


LOCATION

Nairobi, Kenya


EDUCATION

Bachelor’s Degree in Degree in Law (LLB)

EXPERIENCE

0 - 2 years


JOB DESCRIPTION

The Legal Officer will be responsible for managing the legal affairs of the Company to ensure statutory and regulatory compliance and limited legal risk /exposure.

Key responsibilities will include


  • Providing legal advice and assistance on all relevant aspects of government regulation and applicable law.

  • Supporting the review and drafting of contract agreements, leases and ensuring that they are in compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements.

  • Spearhead the formulation of a sound contract management process from tendering to contract preparation, negotiation and execution.

  • Management of the registration of the company’s intellectual property rights for its products and services.

  • Ensuring that all the licenses, commercial and employment agreements and permits of the company are valid.

  • Participating in handling litigation and disputes involving the Company in liaison with the Company’s external lawyers.

  • Custodian of Company legal documents.

Requirements


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Degree in Law (LLB).

  • Post graduate Diploma in Law.

  • At least 2 years’ legal experience.

  • Experience in Commercial and Employment Law.

  • Superior verbal, written and communication skills.

  • High ICT proficiency.

  • Strong research and analytical skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Well-developed negotiation skills.

  • Good organizing and coordinating skills.

Interested candidates, who satisfy the above requirements, should send a covering letter, a detailed CV highlighting relevant qualifications and experience, a daytime phone contact, email address and the names of three professional referees. All applications should be addressed to The Human Resources Manager and sent through our email contact :- info@galanaoil.com

Closing date – 30th November -0001

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