Legal Expert

The legal expert would be responsible for providing advisory services to all departments and units. Provides legal and compliance advice, defends and guarantees company interest, assisting in the affairs of the company secretariat, all aspects of OE legal affairs and ensure maximum protection of its legal rights.

Locations: Lagos

  • Assists in the development of corporate legal strategy to promote and protect company matters
  • Provides legal and compliance advice in practical and timely manner to the business and management
  • Drive CAC processes and FRC corporate governance policies requirements
  • Comply with local regulation and Group polices, identify gaps and risk areas, develop and plan mitigating activities
  • Develops and suggests and implements best practice corporate governance standards
  • Review, analyse and validate all agreements with third parties. Legal watch of laws and trends
  • 5-7 years’ legal work experience in Financial services in a related field
  • Qualified Legal practitioner (BL, LLB) qualifications
  • Master’s degree
  • Clear and concise communication style
  • Senior stakeholder management
  • Ability to evaluate complex legal issues