LEGAL SERVICES MANAGER - 1 POST

Employer: PUBLIC SERVICE PENSIONS FUND (PSPF)
Date Published: 2017-09-08
Application Deadline: 2017-09-22

JOB SUMMARY:

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


(i) Advising the Management on all legal matters;
(ii) Participating in contract negotiations on behalf of the Fund;
(iii) Drafting contracts between the Fund and other parties;
(iv) Vetting agreements entered into between the Fund and other parties that were
not prepared by the Fund;
(v) Keeping track of all the agreements entered into the Fund so that they are up to
date;
(vi) Providing legal advice to all departments within the Fund whenever necessary;
(vii) Representing the Fund in all judicial and quasi-judicial functions;
(viii)  Making follow up on outsourced cases to advocates and keep track of the court
proceedings;
(ix) Preparing legal defense and documentation in respect of court cases;
(x) Conducting the necessary research in respect of court cases;
(xi) Making follow up and preparing the necessary witnesses in court cases;
(xii) Instituting court cases on behalf of the Fund;
(xiii)  Participating in mediation and arbitration processes in court and other legal
tribunals;
(xiv) Managing and monitoring risks to which the Legal Services Unit is exposed;
(xv) Supervising and appraising performance of staff in the  Department; and
(xvi) Performing any other related duties as may be assigned by the Management
from time to time.
 


QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:


Bachelor and Master Degree of Laws from recognized University or Institution
plus ten years working experience in the legal field, five years (5) of which should
be in Senior Position in the reputable organization and must be registered as
Advocate of the High Court.

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale PSPF SCALE

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