Legal Advisor – Stellenbosch (287 views)

Stellenbosch
October 8, 2019
Synopsis:
Our client, a leading telecommunication network company based in Stellenbosch, is looking for a Legal Advisor to join their team.

Min Requirments:
LLB Law Degree and an admitted attorney;
3-5 years post admission legal experience specialising in commercial litigation either at an established law firm or in the legal department of a large corporate entity;
Experience in commercial law with a focus and strong skills developed in reviewing and drafting of legal agreements; and
Sound knowledge of South African law in general.

Personal Attributes Required:
As a consequence of the aforegoing It is important that a candidate possess the following personality traits:
Proactive, self-motivated and willing to go the extra mile to assist;
Enthusiastic and passionate about their chosen career path;
Diligent, dependable and accountable;
A continued desire to learn and develop skills;
Hardworking and capable of working independently and within a team;
Methodical and process orientated with strong planning and organizational skills;
Detail-orientated but practical-minded as well;
Strong analytical skills;
Strong drafting and communication skills in both English and Afrikaans; and
Ability to prioritise competing tasks ensuring that various deadlines are met simultaneously.

Role Description:
The candidate will be primarily responsible for the following functional areas and will report directly to the Head of the Legal Department on the following:
managing and resolving all commercial litigation;
assistance with review and drafting of commercial agreements;
researching various areas of law and drafting reports thereon;
responding to functional day-to-day legal queries which arise within the Group;
filing and maintenance of legal records within the Commercial Department;
monitoring, reviewing and assisting with the utilisation of template agreements within
the Group; and
assist the Head of the Legal Department with any tasks which require completion within the department.

City:
Stellenbosch

Salary:
Determined by degree of skill and experience

Duration:
Permanent

This is a job from: AGC Legal
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