Manager.Legal Services (Contracts & Advisory) Vacancy, Etisalat Nigeria
other jobs, jobs in Nigeria
Etisalat Nigeria, Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services (EMTS), trading as Etisalat, is a Nigerian company duly incorporated under the laws of Nigeria in partnership with Mubadala Development Company and Etisalat of the United Arab Emirates. Incorporated in Nigeria as a private company, it acquired the Unified Access License from the Federal Government in January 2007.
Etisalat Nigeria is recruiting to fill the below positions:
Job Status: Full Time Job,
Advise Etisalat on legal matters relating to corporate and project finance contracts and assist departments in the closure of financial transactions to the best interest of Etisalat.Keep abreast of global and local best practice as it relates to the unitâs activities.Continuously assist in reviewing the unit/teamâs activities, make recommendations for improvement and implement approved initiatives to ensure enhanced performance of the team.Assist in identifying required resources, personnel and funding to achieve the unit/functionâs strategy.Establish and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.Liaise with individual departments & divisions and provide advice on legal issues arising from contracts.Review and vet contracts and legal agreements including memoranda of understanding (MoUs) or agreement (MoAs), letters of intent and other related documents.Research and proffer opinion on any legal inquiries or issues of a contractual nature arising out of the interpretation and application of contracts and agreements.Ensure that terms and conditions set out in contractual documentation are legally valid, consistent with Etisalatâs policies, rules and regulations, and are in the organisationâs best interest.Coordinate with tender committees and concerned departments/divisions in drafting and finalizing tender documentation. Provide legal assistance to tender committees in tender amendment, tender process management, contract negotiation and finalization.Provide assistance in litigation by or against contractors or other parties arising out of contracts, agreements, or similar documentation.Ensure the set up and maintenance of a database of all contractual documents and related legal documentation.Ensure safe custody of all tenders and contracts.
First degree in Law.PostGraduate/professional qualification in a related field will be an added advantage.Experience,Skills & Competencies Six (6) to Eight (8) years work experience with at least three (3) years in a supervisory role.Telecoms RegulationsLegislation and ComplianceLegal Contract DraftingConflict Management and Dispute ResolutionCommunicationTeam ManagementPassion forExcellence
We are here to work with you in achieving your desired career objectives.
Nigeria Job Bucket is here to sensitize you on the latest available employment opportunities, giving you a load of choices within Nigeria and the World.