NZOWASCO/MD/9/2020/2: LEGAL OFFICER – RE-ADVERTISEMENT – 1 Post
Key responsibilities and accountabilities
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Legal officer shall perform the following responsibilities;-
i) Responsible for all matters relating to conveyance and litigation of the company.
ii) Drafting of agreements, contracts, leases and maintaining records of such transactions
iii) Liasing with external legal advocates on legal matters affecting the company
iv) Verifying all contracts agreements, agreements, leases in which the company enters into to ensure compliance
v) Representing the company in legal issues
vi) Instituting legal procedures in debt collection
vii) Continuously review the laws as they come to ensure that the new compliance issues are captured and complied with.
viii) Monitor contractual compliance by the third Parties with whom the Company has contractual relationship.
ix) Ensure the maintenance and update the laws of Kenya, regulations, ordinances, policy manuals and distribute all supplements to designated recipients.
x) Reviewing the Company’s Policies and Procedures, Standard Documentation including Contract, HR and Procurement forms to ensure that conform to the various legal and regulatory
xi) Assisting in drafting board papers relating to legal issues
Minimum Qualification and Experience
i) Degree in Law from recognized university
ii) Post graduate diploma from the Kenya School of law
iii) Two years experience at a corporate level shall be an added advantage
iv) Be a member of an Institute of certified public secretary (ICPS)
The applications with detailed curriculum vitae, copies of professional certificates, academic certificates and copy of ID should be addressed to the;
The Managing Director
Nzoia Water Services Company Limited
P.O Box 1010 - 50205
WEBUYE – KENYA
Or in electronic form to email@example.com by close of business Wednesday, 6th October 2020.
Shortlisted candidate shall be required to provide the following documents during the interview;-
i) Certificate of good conduct
ii) HELB clearance certificate
iii) CRB clearance
iv) Tax Compliance Certificate from KRA