Job Description: A leading financial services company is currently in search of a Legal Advisor to be responsible for legal support services and ensure the accurate management of legal documentation, risk identification and legal advisory services as required.
Ensuring compliance with all statutory and legal requirements pertaining to documentation
Draft and review legal documentation in terms of contracts, agreements and policies
Assess implications of contracts and agreements
Provide contract management services
Assist in the effective resolution of any legal issues providing a strategic corporate approach
Interpret legislation and regulatory frameworks
Provide advisory services with regards to addressing risk factors
Identify risks of a legal nature and establish remediation tactics
Reach terms for documentation as well as draft and review documentation pertaining to various transactions.
Provide legal advice to various areas of the business within the group
Requirements:Qualification and Skill
LLB or similar qualification
Admitted Attorney (not negotiable)
3 – 5 years post articles experience with solid exposure to contract drafting and negotiation
A financial qualification would be advantageous
Must be working within financial services or a recognized law firm
Legal understanding within financial services and specifically investment banking
Africa experience would be highly advantageous
Experience advising on transactions including corporate finance deals and mergers and acquisitions and the legal implications
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If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to Lise Kotze at email@example.com
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