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Summit Recruitment &Training   |   Nairobi, Kenya   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Senior Legal Officer – Manufacturing firm

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Legal
  • Senior manager (department head)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Our client, a leading manufacturing company with operations in East and Southern Africa regions is seeking to recruit a Senior Legal Officer to be based in Nairobi. The preferred candidate MUST have hands-on experience providing in-house legal services in a corporate environment with a working knowledge of the East African region.


• Provide advice and monitor compliance with laws and regulations within areas of operations.

• Provide legal advice, interpret legal documents as well as draft legal documents.
• Oversee the contracting process by reviewing engagement and other firm’s contracts.
• Provide advice to the engagement teams on ways to mitigate any risks and responding to any queries.
• Assist in the development and implementation of the company’s risk management & compliance policies.
• Litigation.
• Conduct risk management training to employees.
• Carry out risk reviews of the contracts and process from time to time.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Legal
Seniority: Senior manager (department head)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 10 years
Required skills: Risk management; Policy drafting and development; Training program planning; Contract drafting and preparation; Judicial processes and litigation
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Summit Recruitment &Training

Human resources, talent development, recruiting

Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.

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