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A sizeable portion of the Nigerian workforce is often denied access to credit by traditional financial institutions, and due to this, the average Nigerian is unable to satisfy emergency cash needs as they arise. Realising this gap in service, One Finance and Investment Limited (OneFi), formerly known as One Credit was founded in 2012 to provide short-term co...
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We are looking for a passionate, career driven Junior Legal Counsel to join our team. This is a great opportunity to gain significant and substantial experience.
Purpose of the role
To assist the Legal Counsel in ensuring that effective legal support is provided to the commercial teams.
To propose and implement improvements to current legal processes and to assist the Legal Counsel where needed.
Duties will involve:
Supporting operational and administrative teams with legal advice on commercial contracts including drafting, reviewing and negotiating Non-Disclosure Agreements, Service Level Agreements, and Memorandums of Understanding etc.
Adapting company contract templates to the requirement of the transaction;
Provision of legal support in a range of other legal matters including company secretarial, data protection and IT;
To carry out other duties within the competence of the role holder, as requested (including additional working hours as and when required).
0 - 2 years post call;
Must have experience drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts, preferably from a reputable commercial law firm or a corporate organization; such experience can include internships.