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  • Posted: Mar 2, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • 9Mobile is a Nigerian telecommunications services provider, currently operating in Nigeria. 9Mobile is formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria.
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    Specialist, Legal Services (Contracts and Advisory)

    Job: IRC4083
    Location: Lagos

    Job Summary

    • Assist in drafting and interpreting contractual agreements and ensure that all contracts entered into by EMTS are consistent with corporate and other relevant laws, rules and regulations.
    • To assist in providing advice to various departments on EMTS  rights, exposures and liabilities on issues as it relates to the provisions of the law and its contracts and transactions.

    Principal Functions

    • Assist in providing legal advice to assigned departments and divisions on legal issues arising from contracts.
    • Draft contracts and legal agreements including memoranda of understanding (MoUs) or agreement (MoAs), letters of intent and other related documents.
    • Research and proffer opinion on any legal inquiries or issues of a contractual nature arising out of the interpretation and application of contracts and agreements.
    • Assist in ensuring that terms and conditions set out in contractual documentation are legally valid, consistent with EMTS's policies, rules and regulations, and are in the organisation's best interest.
    • Participate in drafting and finalizing tender documentation.
    • Assist in litigation by or against contractors or other counterparties arising out of contracts, agreements, or similar documentation.
    • Review documentation and ensure that contracts, agreements and tenders comply with agreed and approved conditions and make recommendations to the Manager, Legal Services.
    • Monitor and respond to feedback from the respective EMTS departments as required.
    • Maintain a database of all contractual documents and related legal documentation.
    • Liaise with relevant units/teams/functions in carrying out all relevant activities.
    • Attend team/divisional/departmental meetings as required.
    • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Manager, Legal Services.
    • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Legal Services.

    Educational Requirements

    • First degree in Law.
    • Four (4) to  Six (6) years post NYSC relevant work experience in a Law firm or telecoms environment.

    Experience, Skills & Competencies

    • Legal Research
    • Contract Drafting
    • Legislation and Compliance.


    • Problem Solving
    • Communication.


    • Passion for Excellence
    • Integrity
    • Empowering people
    • Growing people
    • Teamwork
    • Customer Focus.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to 9Mobile on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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