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General Legal Counsel (Law / Mining / Corporate / Contracts / French) – DRC, Central Africa

Reference Number: 438 1111 MHU
Job Description:
A top international mining client is in search of a General Legal Counsel (Head of Legal) to handle all legal, regulatory and contractual matters, which includes mining, corporate, labor, contracts, finance, environment, anti-corruption, Human Rights, etc. The successful incumbent is required to handle a variety of issues, projects and assignments within the legal department, as well as providing the team with strong leadership.
  • Assess contractual and legal risk and mitigate such risk
  • To build and maintain strong relationship with customers and business, community and industry organisations
  • Ensure compliance with applicable HSE Performance Standards
  • To train and advise key management and related personnel on critical policies, governance, compliance and legal matters
  • Be efficient and timely when responding to legal and commercial problems
  • Ensure that excellent judgment is made in order to make decisions that consistently in the best interests of the company
  • Establish trust between the Company and its shareholders
  • Assign, supervise, and review the work performance of all subordinates
  • A large focus must be placed on staff development and training. Programmes and various schedules must be compiled to maximize their potential
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Legal degree, ideally with the Bar Exam
  • Proven experience working in remote locations in an expat role
  • Previous experience working in the DRC highly advantageous
  • Worked in a multi-cultural environment
  • Strong ability to manage and lead a team
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Fully bi-lingual in French and English
  • OHADA, mining and international experiences required
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Competitive USD salary
  • Will involve travel
Please apply directly by clicking on the ‘apply now button’ and visit www.camining.com for the latest CA Mining jobs.
Mark Huber
Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining 
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