Legal Officer

  • Full Time
  • Harare

Website EMA

Legal Officer

85/6 Lorraine/Faber Drive Bluffhill,Harare

Description :

Reporting to the Company Secretary,The job holder will be charged with the responsibility of ensuring efficient management ,administration and coordination of the Agency’s legal services.Duties and responsibilities include among others:Identifying and resolving legal issues,affecting the agency;drafting and negotiating various contracts with service providers ;liaising with external lawyers on behalf of the Agency;dealing with public liability and prosecution;instituting,maintaining and implementing legal procedures for debt collection;providing advice on legal issues;compiling and maintaining relevant registers and attending to court matters pertaining Agency
Competencies and Work Experience: Bachelor of Laws Honours Degree (LLBS) and Registered with the Law Society of Zimbabwe
Highly conversant with Zimbabwean laws in particular, environmental laws
At least 3 years relevant post qualification experience
Fine research and legal drafting skills
Good presentation and negotiation skills
Clean class 4 driver’s licence

How to apply :

Interested applicants (female candidates are encouraged to apply) should submit their applications with detailed curriculum vitae including certified copies of certificates. and the names of 3 contactable referees under confidential cover not later than 23 November, 2018 to:
The Human Resources Manager
Environment Management Agency Box CY 385, Causeway HARARE
Only short listed candidates will be