Lawyer, Quality and Risk Management at KPMG Nigeria

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Lawyer, Quality and Risk Management

Ref Id: 149369BR
Location: Lagos
Service Line: Legal Council
Job Level: Senior Associate/ Senior Team member
Contract Type: Contractor
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assistance with the establishment of effective and efficient compliance framework, policies and procedures.
  • Negotiate, draft and review contracts / agreements / documents to ensure that the firm is properly protected and ensure compliance with the Firm’s standard business terms and conditions.
  • Attendance at legal proceedings and providing regular court update on status of outstanding court matters.
  • Representing the firm at meetings, taking minutes and proffering legal opinions.
  • Liaise with the firm’s external lawyers, insurance brokers and regulators
  • Ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory filing, licensing and registrations
  • Anticipate and counsel on adverse regulatory or litigation trends, including collaborating with key stakeholders
  • Assistance with the review the Firm’s prohibited investments list and monitor compliance in line with the Risk Management policy.
  • Assist in conducting Risk Management and Independence Compliance reviews.
  • Manage and administer the Risk Management databases and microweb.
  • Deploy and monitor web-based training programs for the Firm.
  • Conduct research from appropriate sources/references in resolving risk management related queries.
  • Attend to queries from engagement teams on Q&RM issues.
  • Manage the various Q&RM functional email boxes.
  • Any other Quality & Risk Management functions as may be assigned.


  • Bachelor of Law degree from a reputable university with a minimum of second class upper (2:1) division.
  • Certificate of Call to the Nigerian Bar with a minimum of second class upper (2:1) division.
  • 6 – 10 years “Post-NYSC” working experience
  • Candidates must have 5 credits at O’ Levels in one sitting, including Mathematics and English

Competency and Skills Requirements:

  • Knowledge of local and global Auditor’s Independence Rules such as SEC, IFAC Code of Ethics for Accountants and ICAN Regulations, will be an added advantage.
  • Ability to think strategically, provide creative solutions and appreciate the systemic impact of various policies, issues and solutions.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and people management skills.
  • Excellent problem analysis and solving skills.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Good leadership and teaming skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Good appreciation and working knowledge of office Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint etc.
  • Good professional appearance and attitude.

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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  • Total Jobs 42 Jobs
  • Category Consultancy
  • Location Lagos
  • Full Address KPMG Tower, Bishop Aboyade Cole St, Victoria Island, Lagos
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