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CONTRACTS AND LEGAL OFFICER - 370170
CONTRACTS AND LEGAL OFFICER
Legal / Litigation / Lawyers
Wage / Salary:
R - Market Related - P/M (Per Month)
Jhb - Eastern Suburbs, Gauteng
Our client based in the East Rand is looking for a Contracts and Legal Officer to provide legal advice to business operating units. To provide International Trade Compliance Officer duties and will be responsible for implementing and overseeing the maintenance of internal export controls
Duties & Responsibilities
3 - 5 years of legal/commercial experience
Sound understanding of risk management and ability to judge business transactions in terms of risks and related remedial measures.
Preparation and assessment of legal contracts
Risk management abilities and skills
Sound business acumen
Company secretary duties
Flexibility to deal with urgent/other assignments
Above average written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail
Negotiate and align with other disciplines (sales, procurement, project management)
Be able to act independently and also work within the framework of a team
Support and assist Sales, Tendering and Project Management (PE and RES and Hydromining) in contract negotiations and full vetting of legal terms and conditions from customers across the various business units
Provide analysis of risk associated with contracts, negotiate acceptable contract terms, and communicate risks to senior management.
Manage and support of Arbitration Proceedings (in cooperation with HQ Legal), when required
Review terms and condition for new suppliers (defined in local contract review process)
Retain and maintain all records
Support project related procurement in regard to liability and flow down of sales related contract terms, support frame agreement negotiations with major sub suppliers
Management of warranty claims from legal side
Assist with debtors letters of demand
Set up and negotiate (and monitor) framework agreements
Support management with Lease agreements from legal side
Further assignments by management and or by Manager