Senior Legal Councel - 12853

Job No:  12853
Senior Legal Councel
Legal Risk and Compliance
Location:  Durban - Hillcrest
Salary:  R 60 000 -  R90 000 Per Month (Neg)
Purpose of the Role:

To provide compliance and legal support and direction across Business units.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft various agreements including commercial contracts, membership agreements and policy wording.
  • Provide the business with guidance on the impact of applicable statutes (e.g. FAIS, Insurance laws, POPI).
  • Review and signoff various marketing and advertising materials.
  • Provide advice on commercial matters.

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

  • Relevant Tertiary Degree (i.e. LLB)
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a law firm (post articles), alternatively in a commercial environment (financial services preferable).
  • Track record of having led a Legal/Compliance team.
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Ability to Influence
  • Problem Solving
  • Ability to build strong relationships

Personal Characteristics:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team and collaborate
  • Organised
  • Ability to hold the line
  • Emotionally resilient