Legal Officer II
West African Examination Council
lagos, NG
5d ago
source : Mrjobsnaija

West African Examination Council's job vacancy, Career and Recruitment

Job title : Legal Officer II jobs in Lagos Job Location : Lagos Deadline : June 07, 2022

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  • Specific Duties And Responsibilities

    The successful applicant will be required to perform the following duties among others :

  • Undertake due diligence compliance tasks as assigned
  • Ensure conformity with statutory government practices
  • Provide advisory services on legal matters
  • Assist in the development of guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Supervision of external legal retainers
  • Legal vetting of documents and commercial contracts
  • Risk analysis and mitigation
  • Conduct of legal Research on matters as required
  • Qualification And Experience

    Applicant must :

  • Possess a Bachelor of Laws degree (with at least a Second Class Lower Division) from a recognised University
  • Be a member of the Nigeria Bar Association.
  • Have a minimum of three (3) years' post NYSC relevant work experience
  • Possess five (5) credits in SSCE / WASSCE including English Language and Mathematics at a sitting or six (6) credits at not more than two (2) sittings including English Language and Mathematics.
  • Applicants shouls not be more than forty (40) years of age as at the close of the advertisement.
  • They must have undergone the mandatory one (1) year National Youth Service.
  • Desirable Attributes :

    Applicant must :

  • Be able to use Personal Computers, MS Office software package and have knowledge of web-based systems;
  • Be self-motivated and able to write good reports, analyse and review research reports;
  • Be able to work extra hours with little or no supervision;
  • Be a team player with good inter-personal skills and be open and able to lead change;
  • Possess influencing, analytical and communication skills;
  • Be an organiser / planner with ability to be flexible and to be able to successfully implement ideas.
  • Salary and Conditions of Service

  • The salary paid by the Council is very attractive.
  • Point of entry into the salary scales will depend on qualifications and experience.
  • The successful applicant will enjoy very good remuneration package that is in line with the Council's Conditions of Service and will also be assured of full career development within the organisation.
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