Senior Legal Officer – Compliance
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
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- Is a Citizen of Kenya
- Has Bachelors of Laws degree from a recognized institution;
- Is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya;
- Is a member, in good standing, of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK);
- Demonstrates computer literacy;
- Meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Duties and responsibilities will entail: Implement an effective legal compliance program; Review BRS policies, and advice management on possible risks; Advise management on the BRS’s compliance with laws and regulations through detailed reports; Develop effective action plans in response to audit discoveries and compliance violations; Regularly audit BRS procedures, practices, and documents to identify possible weaknesses or risks; Ensure all employees are educated on the latest laws, regulations and policies; Collaborate with other Departments to establish sound internal controls and monitor adherence to them; Collaborate with internal and external auditors on any compliance issue when needed; Maintain a current working knowledge of applicable laws, regulations and policies; Develop, populate and maintain a comprehensive, up-to-date register of compliance with laws, regulations and policies; Develop, populate and maintain comprehensive compliance checklists; Coordinate enterprise-wide risk management activities and prepare reports; Undertake Corruption Risk Assessment and develop a Corruption Risk Mitigation Plan; Implement measures emanating from the Corruption Risk Mitigation Plan and Submit monthly and quarterly performance reports using the prescribed reporting format.Required education
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 3 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)