Legal Officer

March 1, 2022

Job Description

Winock Solar Nigeria Limited

Winock is a mission-driven social impact organization committed to uplifting micro-businesses in Nigeria through the provision of affordable services that are essential for these businesses to grow & thrive. Through our subsidiaries we provide Cash loans, and Solar equipment & Financing for micro businesses at affordable rates.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Legal Officer
Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Type: Full-time
Role Summary

Monitoring and/or advising on all legal matters, commercial contracts, and agreements.
Ensure the company complies with the statutory and corporate governance practices and guidelines as observed in the Banking and Finance sector/industry.

Job Description

Draft a wide variety of legal agreements.
Provide advice on corporate legal issues and business matters.
Provide internal advisory services to the business units and departments within 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.
Monitor the maintenance of the registers and other records required to be maintained by the Company under the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA).
Provide all such other administrative and other secretarial duties as directed by the CEO& Board.
Assist in the development of guidelines, policies, procedures.
Analyse and review legal agreements, legislation and documents for the organization, subsidiaries and Board
Ensure (internal & external) compliance with laid down guidelines, policies and procedures; investigate issues of non-compliance as may be required.
Review and advice management on 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.

Key Performance Indicators

Administration – Measures effectiveness in planning, organizing and efficiently handling activities and eliminating unnecessary activities
Turn-around time on assigned task.
Communication – Measures effectiveness in listening to others, expressing ideas, both orally and in writing and providing relevant and timely information to management, and members of staff.
Decision Making/Problem Solving – Measures effectiveness in understanding problems and making timely, practical decisions.

Qualifications

LLB Degree and Barrister at Law qualification
Minimum of 3 years relevant work experience
Membership of the Nigerian Bar Association is essential
Masters degree will be an added advantage
Strong knowledge of corporate law.

Application Closing Date
22nd March, 2022.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

To apply for this job please visit winock-limited.grovehr.com.

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