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A reputable institution invites applications from suitably quaified Ghanaians for the job position in its Legal Department as Senior/Legal Officers

Position: Senior/Legal Officers

Reports directly to: Head of Legal Department

Supervises: Administrative and Secretarial Staff

 

Duties/Responsibilities:

He/She will assist in;

  • Preparing and filing writs, pleadings, submissions, statements of cases, witness statements and other Court/ legal processes both 'for and against' the Institution.
  • Representing the Institution in the Court and other fora such as the Labour Commission, etc. when necessary.
  • Advising on civil matters such as high-profile cases that should be referred to the external Lawyers of the Institution.
  • Liaising with the external Lawyers of the Institution in the discharge of their obligations to the Institution.
  • Advising on statutory compliances.
  • Researching and preparing legal opinions on civil matters affecting the Institution.
  • Drafting and/ or reviewing legal letters, contracts and agreements for and on behalf of the Institution and monitoring legal obligations under agreements to ensure compliance. 
  • Assisting in the formulation, Implementation and/or amendment of the Institution's policies.

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  • Providing sound legal advice to the Institution and making recommendations to Management when necessary.
  • Conducting research and providing opinions on internal issues.
  • Causing to be maintained, a database of the status of all Court matters involving the Institution.
  • Preparing corporate secretarial services.
  • Submitting reports to line Manager as required.
  • Perform other functions assigned. 

 

QUALIFICATION/REQUIREMENT:

  • LLB/BA and BL
  • Must be on the Roll of Lawyers and a member of the Ghana Bar Association in good standing. 
  • High moral character with proven integrity.
  • A Master's Degree would be an advantage.
  • Other advantage: Corporate Secretaryship.
  • Should be highly proficient in the use of ICT Tools.

 

Work Experience:

Legal Officer -   0 - 3 years post-qualification experience 

Senior Officer - 3 — 7 years post qualification experience 

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How To Apply For This Job

Interested applicants should submit their CVs and applications to the address below:

Advert No.: 398

Graphic Communications Group Limited

P. O. Box 742,

Accra - Ghana

Deadline for the submission of applications is two (2) weeks after the first publication. only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.







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