Legal Affairs Manager

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Company:Tourism Fund
Category:Other
Job Type:Contract
Salary:Ksh. Not Mentioned
Location:Nairobi

Job details

Job Summary: This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer and shall be responsible for providing legal advisory services to the Fund so as to protect the its interests while ensuring effective management of legal and contractual risks.

 

The position may also serve as the Corporation Secretary.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

 

To formulate policies and give guidance on corporate legal matters. To ensure compliance with legal instruments.

 

To ensure compliance with principles and values of good corporate governance.

 

To provide leadership and ensure efficient and effective utilization of resources in the department.

 

To review and provide advice on legal risks.

 

To review ongoing cases and advise Management accordingly.

 

To conduct training and disseminate appropriate legal information to staff.

 

To review and advise Management on legal implications of internal policies and procedures. To review and draft contracts agreements and ensure that they are in compliance with all

statutory and regulatory requirements.

 

To manage and co-ordinate progress of outstanding litigations by liaising with external lawyers

 

To participate in the formulation of the Board’s annual plans, programs, projects and budgets.

 

To manage and conduct performance management reviews for the unit.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

Bachelors of Law (LLB) degree from a recognized institution. Post graduate diploma in law from Kenya School of Law.

 

Master’s degree in law or any other relevant and equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.

 

Membership to the Law Society of Kenya (LSK).

 

Must have been admitted as an advocate of High Court of Kenya and be a Commissioner of Oaths.

 

Must have a current practicing certificate.

 

Have a minimum of eight (8) years post qualification experience three (3) of which must be at senior managerial level.

 

Leadership and integrity qualities as set out in chapter 6 of the Constitution and demonstrated compliance to the public service values and principles as defined in the Constitution.

 

Key Competences

 

Demonstrate knowledge of and experience with the Laws dealing with government and or commercial contract administration, particularly contract negotiation, preparation and administration

 

Have good communication, interpersonal and analytic skills Demonstrate knowledge of strategic management processes Good working knowledge of ICT applications

 

Application Process

 

Interested and qualified persons are requested to submit their applications indicating their current salary together with a detailed curriculum vitae, professional certificates and testimonials.

 

The candidate must also submit their application copies of clearance certificates from the following organization;

 

Kenya revenue Authority

 

Higher Education Loans Board

 

Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission

 

Criminal Investigation Department (Certificate of Good Conduct) Credit reference bureau

 

Method of Application

 

Applications         clearly         marked         “APPLICATION       FOR        THE         POSITION        OF

……………………………… ” to be addressed to:

 

The Chairman, Tourism Fund P.O. Box 46987 – 00100 Nairobi

 

Soft copy applications to be sent to [email protected] so as to reach on or before 20th April 2018.

 

No hard copies will be accepted.

 

Minorities and people living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

click here to apply; http://www.tourismfund.co.ke/vacancies.html

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