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Legal Manager - South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11647
Job Location South Africa
Company Type Logistics
Job Role Legal Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary R45 000 - R55 000

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3 years
Residence Location South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Degree Relevant Degree

Job Description

South Africa
  • Job Status: Closed

Our client is currently looking for a Legal Manager to join their dynamic team.

The purpose of this role is to safeguard the interest of the organisation through legal means by performing various tasks related to legal matters in a company and ensuring the CEO makes ethical and informed legal decisions. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Deal with day-to-day legal issues as they arise and as instructed
• Conduct legal research and draft opinions
• Negotiate, draft, comment on, and ratify legal agreements as required for suppliers, customers,
service providers and more
• Inform customers of changes to legislation and the common law
• Analyse legal position and make recommendations independently as required or in consultation
with CEO and/or external legal counsel as required
• Provide legal assistance to Human resources team for employment matters and contract drafting
for employment and other relating matters.
• To act as an owner of company’s IP assets such as trademarks, copyrights, patents, brand names
(registrations & renewals)
• Collaborate with stakeholders and account owners / departments to educate internal stakeholders
on compliance, legal and data protection requirements and to continuously promote a culture of
compliance, integrity, and data protection internally
• Ensure that the CEO and relevant stakeholders are provided with updates and reports on a regular
basis, where necessary

Key Skills
• Knowledge and solid understanding of all legislation across multiple
African territories
• Strong analytical skills
• Demonstrated effectiveness in all the areas outlined in the roles and
• Logistics, Financial Services, Financial Technology or Consumer
Financial Services experience preferred
• High attention to detail essential

  • Job Role: Legal Manager
  • Industry: Legal
  • Salary: R45 000 - R55 000

Required Skills

3 years Years of Experience
• Minimum 5 years relevant experience in a fast-paced and
performance-driven environment.
3 – 5 years post article experience
• Valid Passport and Driver’s license

Additional Requirements

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