You are on MyJobMag Nigeria. Go to MyJobMag Nigeria instead.
  • Commercial Legal Advisor at MTN Nigeria

  • Posted on: 9 November, 2017 Deadline: 15 November, 2017
  • View Jobs in ICT / Telecommunication View All Jobs at MTN Nigeria
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • MTN Nigeria - The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognisable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.

    Commercial Legal Advisor

     

    Job Description    

    • To provide the company advisory service regarding the drafting, legality, structuring, fiscal efficiency and compliance of contractual arrangements.
    • Ensure continuous liaison with External Solicitors for regular updates, compliance with procedural rules of court, stipulated time limits for actions, etc. so as to minimize the cost and adverse effect of litigation.
    • Review legal cases, petitions and internal matters requiring legal input /perspective, consult with all relevant parties, advise on case/petition/legal related matter, provide recommendation on course of action and effectively take appropriate and approved action in accordance with the rules and regulations of MTNN.
    • Draft legal agreements and review all relevant documentation supporting contracts for authenticity and validity, reviewing commercial agreements and documentations of transactions.
    • Conduct proactive prevention of litigation, ensuring Legal processes and services are effective and efficient in line with defined and approved design and rules.
    • Administer controls to ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and effectively integrate ethics, compliance and preventive law efforts, ensuring MTNN activities are compliant with laid down laws and governing regulations/statutes.
    • Prepare monthly management reports.
    • Carry out legal (administrative) services work including liaison/correspondence with external bodies and organizations, structuring and negotiating commercial transactions.
    • Settle legal issues between MTNN and 3rd parties, assisting in managing liquidations and disputes.
    • Continuously seek self-professional development to sharpen skills and capabilities in a versatile and evolving digital landscape.
    • Foster active collaboration and relationships with employees across all levels and divisions in line with MTN’s VB and values.

    Job Condition

    • Normal MTNN working conditions
    • May be required to work extended hours
    • National / International travel and a valid driver’s license.

    Experience & Training
    Education:

    • Minimum of 3 year post Degree
    • Fluent in English

    Experience:

    • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an area of specialisation; with experience in supervising others
    • Experience working in a medium organization
    • Civil/commercial litigation experience.
    • Knowledge of telecommunications environment will be an advantage.
    • Commercial/technical and/or further legal qualification will be an advantage
    • Experience in handling and negotiating funding
    • In depth experience and understanding of the Nigerian framework

    Training:

    • Basic GSM technology
    • Contract drafting and negotiation skills.

    Minimum Qualification

    • BA, BEd, BSc or HND

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.

    Have you ever needed salary data to make informed career decisions? Introducing MySalaryscale.com, a platform that crowdsources salary data in Nigeria and we will love your input. Join MySalaryScale.
  • Recent Jobs from MTN Nigeria
  • Senior Manager, Global Accounts Management at MTN Nigeria
  • Officer, Public Relations (Media Relations) at MTN Nigeria
  • Officer, Public Relations (Events & Sponsorship) at MTN Nigeria
  • Know More About MTN NigeriaSimilar Jobs
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • Front-End/UI Designers at Cousant Technologies
  • Graduate CISCO Instructors at UNITeS Cisco Networking Academy
  • Services Delivery Manager at Microsoft Nigeria
  • Hybrid (Ionic) Mobile App Developer at Cousant Technologies
  • General Manager, Business Development & Sales at Phase3 Telecom
  • Graduate Facility and Admin Officer at Terragon Group
  • Warehouse Manager at eHealth Africa (eHA)
  • Job Openings at Cellulant
  • Filter Jobs
  • State | Search by region instead
    Field

    Industry

    Education

    Experience


    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
 
 
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail