LIFEPAGE Group is an Investment Holding Company with devoted interest in Real Estate Development, Investments, Training & Seminars. The company is duly registered with her Head Office in Lagos, Nigeria.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Legal Officer
The Legal Officer will also work as the Compliance/Research & Development Officer.
Explain the legal issues that may arise due to certain reasons
Stay updated with the information related to the laws and legal processes
Advise the company’s management on the ways to avoid legal issues from arising
Offer legal interpretation service to the company’s management on different factors on the present laws and regulatory needs
Review the legal matters of the company and work upon managing them efficiently
Draft and revise company policies
Develop and implement an effective legal compliance program
Create sound internal controls and monitor adherence to them
Set plans to manage a crisis or compliance violation
Address employee concerns or questions on legal compliance
Collect data on consumers, competitors and market place and consolidate information into actionable items, reports and presentations
Compile and analyze statistical data using modern and traditional methods to collect it
Develops and implements research and development procedures and techniques
Oversees complex research projects, analyzes results and provides recommendations based on findings.
Assesses the scope of research projects and ensures they are on time and within budget
Conduct private investigation when needed
Interpret data, formulate reports and make recommendations
And any other duties as assigned.
Proven experience as a Legal Officer
Knowledge of constitution, legal terminology, regulations and court system
Knowledge of MS Office and ability to work with legal technology (court-filing computer systems, transcription software, dictaphone etc)
Proficiency in English
Outstanding time-management and typing skills
Ability to multitask and being comfortable dealing with a diverse pool of people
Professional certificate will be an added advantage