Legal Counsel - Aliwal North
The Legal Counsel will be required to perform the following duties:
Manage legal business matters pertaining to the company, regional offices and subsidiaries as assigned.
Provide a variety of general corporate and/or commercial legal services to a number of in-house clients in a responsible and ethical manner.
Conduct legal research.
Review and prepare memoranda in order to advise the company on appropriate legal action.
Prepare and review legal instruments and documents including, but not limited to contracts and government filings.
May act as an advisor on legal issues involving the company's government and regulatory compliance.
May conduct ethics and other employment related investigations.
Provide legal counsel and oversight from basic to complex legal matters affecting the company.
The successful Legal Counsel will ideally possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
LLB and admission as an attorney.
3-6 years of IN-HOUSE experience as a legal advisor or counsel in a similar industry.
Excellent knowledge of IT law, intellectual property law, corporate/commercial law, employment law, contract management and regulatory compliance and reporting.
The salary on offer is between R500,000 - R700,000 per annum with benefits and bonus to be discussed.