Corporate Lawyer at Carter Tech Development Limited

Title: Corporate Lawyer | Location: Ologolo Road, Lekki, Lagos | Carter Tech Development Limited
Type: Full-time

Summary

Carter Tech Development Limited is a building and construction company and we are currently looking to recruit a suitably qualified candidate to fill the position above.

  • We require the service of a Legal Manager to serve as an in-house counsel and handle all complex legal matters.
  • The preferred candidate must have experience in a similar industry and ensure the legality of commercial transactions and advise the company on legal rights and duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparation of legal documents and contracts
  • Managing the delivery of legal advice and services to the business
  • Negotiating of acquisition documents including options; contracts for sale and development agreements, etc.
  • Negotiating construction contracts
  • Assisting the embedded network business
  • Reviewing of sales contracts and marketing material
  • Liaising with internal and external groups around taxation, FIRS, insurance and other regulatory matters
  • Assisting in managing internal precedents and legal knowledge updates and training
  • Working with the external legal panel for the delivery of services
  • Other related duties as assigned by management

Minimum Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and a current practising certificate
  • Approximately 4 years’ post-call experience, either within private practice or in the public sector (including court associateships)
  • Previous experience in property development obtained in either law firm or in-house environments
  • Experience with joint venture and project finance transactions will be considered advantageous
  • Demonstrated knowledge of development-related disputes and litigation will be desirable
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • High developed commercial acumen
  • Advanced organisational skills and diplomacy

Application Closing Date
7th February, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the Title as the subject of the email.