Job Title: Assistant Legal Officer
Job Location: Greater Accra
Job Description: Assist the Legal Counsel and Company Secretary generally in providing proactive legal advice and assistance to the Institution.
Hold Brief for and on behalf of the Legal Officer and Company Secretary in Court
Undertake such company secretarial duties as are assigned by the Legal Officer andCompany Secretary.
Ensure that good record keeping practices are observed and that all documents are properly retained in the department.
Build good relationships with those of equivalent level and more senior in other functions and with external advisers and government bodies. As an administrator, he must promote strong relationships with partners and clients of the corporation, acting as a liaison between partners and work groups.
Qualification and Requirements:
A minimum of LLB qualification
Qualified to work as a legal practitioner in Ghana.
Must possess a minimum of 1 year post qualification experience within the industry the
Savings and Loans company or its equivalent as lawyer.
Good knowledge and appreciation of Ghana laws and labor related issues
Strong decision making skills
Excellent oral and presentation skills
Strong, analytical, drafting and negotiating skills.
Open and outward looking attitude.
Strong inter-personal/communication skills.
Ability to work confidently and stand ground with more senior managers.