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Manager: legal affairs, renewable energy – Western Cape

Job description

Altgen Recruitment Africa energy jobsA well-known international solar energy company, based in the Western Cape, South Africa is looking for an in-house manager of legal affairs to join them and take full responsibility for all of the firm’s day-to-day legal procedures.

A strong knowledge of legal terms, ‘good corporate legal practise’ and legal procedures is required. An excellent understanding of contract law would be a good addition to the required skill set, as well as a good grasp of the format of legal documentation and legal queries.

The incumbent will be required to dispense professional legal advice to the team as well as establish a legal library and system to house the contracting engagements and vet contracts for legal robustness and compliance to the relevant legislative environments.

If you have a sharp and enquiring mind, enjoy being absolutely methodical and accurate, and feel that you can add value in a fast paced and exciting working environment, then this is just the job for you.

Job requirements

  • An LLB, or paralegal diploma
  • 5+ years of experience legal experience in a high-paced corporate environment with meaningful legal interactions with a multiplicity of stakeholders
  • Exposure to EPC contracting and renewable energy environment
  • Excellent knowledge of business writing
  • Superlative record keeping as well as the management of records
Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.