To ensure proper advisory to the Executive Director and the Board on legal issues that arise in the day-to-day operations of KIPPRA; and advising on legislative and other measures that affect the Board.
Liaising with external law firms on litigations by preparing witness statements and collecting evidence;
Providing legal opinion on matters pertaining to KIPPRA;
Updating the Institute on new relevant legislations;
Filing periodic statutory returns with the regulators;
Drawing standard contract templates;
Reviewing contract agreements, leases and other legal documents;
Undertaking research on legal issues relating to KIPPRA; Ensuring compliance with Laws, regulations, standards and codes;
Monitoring and evaluate compliance with regulations, contractual obligations and policies and implement corrective actions;
Conducting investigations on court cases on matters before filing suit; and Maintaining safe custody of contracts and legal documents
Qualifications For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:
Master’s Degree in Law Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree from a recognized institution; Postgraduate Diploma from Kenya School of Law Minimum period of three (3) years post admission in Legal Affairs;
Admitted as an Advocate of the High Court; Member of the Law Society of Kenya in good standing Proficiency in computer skills;
Management course lasting not less than 2 weeks
Knowledge and experience in corporate and commercial law.
Knowledge and exposure to finance sector laws, regulations, rules & guidelines.
Ability to prepare contracts and various relevant legal documents.