Legal Affairs Officer

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: -

Website Zambia-China Economic & Trade Cooperation Zone

ZCCZ is an economic zone on the Copperbelt

Zambia-China Economic & Trade Cooperation Zone Development Limited (hereinafter referred as ZCCZ Ltd), is a private limited company incorporated under the Companies Act, Chapter 388 of the Laws of Zambia with its office located in chambishi, kalulushi Zambia.

ZCCZ is undergoing business transformations in both its Chambishi and Lusaka MFEZs. We hereby invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the position of the legal affairs officer.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the manager-legal services. Responsible for monitoring all legal affairs within the organization. will handle both internal and external legal concerns and tasked with doing everything in their power to protect the interest of ZCCZ at all times.

Duties

1.Draw up and files all necessary motions and bundles of documents with the appropriate court on behalf of the company.

2. offer legal opinion and advice to management before decisions are taken so that informed decisions are made.

3. conduct research into legal issues to enable the company to make informed decisions concerning various litigation cases and other matters.

4. prepare reports on findings and outcomes of the research.

5. Present information to the company lawyers in the court of law with regards to disputes concerning breach of contracts, dismissals and related cases, so as to ensure the company interests are protected.

Qualifications and experience

Full Grade twelve certificate
Degree in Law from a reputable institution
minimum of one-year working experience

key knowledge and attributes

excellent communication skills
Analytical ability
Good interpersonal skills and team player

interested candidates meeting the above qualifications should send by e-mail their cover letter, copies of certificates and curriculum vitae to  [email protected]

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.