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GROUP LEGAL COUNSEL – Southern Suburbs (Western Cape)
Global Renewables concern is offering this exciting career opportunity to join their dynamic SA offices.
The position would report into the MD of the group and would entail the overall responsibility to assist the group with various legal, regulatory and compliance functions. Inclusive of this would be
drafting, reviewing, vetting and interpreting a range of contracts for various entities within the group, researching interpreting and advising on legal issues arising with the group and its various operations, provide comprehensive legal support and advisory services to the group and shareholders, responsible for compliance by the group with South African companies Act and all company secretarial (board and shareholder), coordination and management for all aspects of the group’s operations, preparation of board packs, taking meeting minutes, drafting and co-ordination of signature of board and shareholder resolutions, managing and undertaking reporting and compliance functions for the group under various legislation and regulatory regimes. Developing and implementing regulatory, legal and governance policies throughout the group, conducting environmental and regulatory license audits for all group companies as required, keeping abreast of new legislation and amendments to existing legislation; providing general legal support to entities in the group and managing external legal counsel and legal costs
• A relevant LLB/ postgraduate LLB and admission as an Attorney
• 5 Years’ post admission experience in a legal practice or in-house legal department dealing primarily with general corporate and commercial work/ drafting and vetting of a wide variety of contracts
• Experience gained within the Renewables arena will be highly advantageous!
• Proven and stable track record essential
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