Senior Legal & Compliance Counsel at a Multinational Construction Company –

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Our client, a Multinational Construction company based in Lagos, is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:


Senior Legal & Compliance Counsel

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • The Senior Legal counsel will direct and control the provision and highest quality of effective legal services and compliance advice to the institution in the most efficient manner
  • He/She will provide support in the delivery of corporate governance and regulatory compliance responsibilities.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides assistance in the management of relationship with specialist external legal firms and practitioners, as required
  • Transfers files to external lawyers, in coordination with the Chief Executive Officer, and monitor performance
  • Reviews and ensures updates to the institution’s documents as needed
  • Participates in collaboration with the Legal Adviser, legislative and regulatory changes or developments that might affect the institution’s operations or Board activities, and ensure briefing of the Board to aid informed decisions
  • Analyses formal complaints against the institution and provides advice on measures of action
  • Ensures proper legal consultations are provided to departments / units
  • Conducts review on texts of standard contracts, agreements and forms
  • Assists with the registration of agreements for submission to ministries, governmental departments, relevant administrations and agencies
  • Prepares Memorandum of Understanding, bills and statutes on administrative matters and conduct research on appropriate emerging legal issues
  • Provides representation to the institution in ensuring the efficient handling and winning resolution of all negotiations and disputes
  • Participates in meetings with clients and concerned parties to discuss related legal matters


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Law
  • Possession of a Post graduate qualification (i.e. LLM) is an added advantage
  • Membership of the Nigerian Bar Association is required
  • Minimum of 8 years post call cognate experience.

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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