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Ntice Search Solutions

Legal Advisor

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, ZA
FULL TIME

Company: Ntice Search Solutions

Category: Legal Occupations

Published on 2022-05-21 04:33

My client, a blue chip manufacturing organisation is currently searching for a Legal Advisor (Admitted Attorney) to join their team. The role reports to the Chief Legal Counsel and is based in Durban.Below is an overview of the roleAnticipate issues and estimate risksIdentify proactive solutions to mitigate risks and enhance current processes and/or create new processesDeal with external parties (such as regulators, external counsel, clients, advocates)Review Supplier AgreementsKeep abreast of legislative changes and monitor compliance with statutory obligationsLegal Research and PresentationsLaw office administrationPreparing affidavits, legal correspondence and other documentsOrganizing and maintaining documents in an electronic filing systemDrafting, reviewing and scrutinizing general commercial agreementsDraft and convey legal opinions on specific legal issuesDirecting and coordinating law office activityReview and maintain all company standard agreementsParticipate in the development of corporate policies, procedures and programs and provide continuing counsel and guidance on all legal mattersRequired SkillsMinimum 5 years experience practicing at a law firm plus 3 to 5 years in-house legal counsel experience (strong contract drafting, vetting and interpretation skills required); orMinimum 3 years experience practicing at a law firm plus 5 to 7 years in-house legal counsel experience (strong contract drafting, vetting and interpretation skills required)Experience in supply chain and employment law Experienced in MS Office SuiteSAP and M-Files Experience advantageousResilient and adaptableInnovative and Solution orientatedOut of the box thinkerSelf-motivated and ability to take initiativeLeadership and social influenceCommercial thinkingManage and implement various legal department projects and initiatives

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