Legal Assistant

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Legal Assistant

  • Post Date:July 1, 2021
  • Apply Before: July 24, 2021
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  • Career Level Assistant
    Qualification Degree
    Experience Fresh
  • Industry Business
Job Description

BAT is evolving at pace – truly like no other organisation.

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!

BAT ZIMBABWE IS LOOKING FOR A LEGAL ASSISTANT

SENIORITY LEVEL: Experienced Non-Management Level
FUNCTION: Legal & External Affairs
LOCATION: Harare
CONTRACT: Fixed term (12 months)

ROLE POSITIONING AND OBJECTIVES

Reports to: Manager: Legal

WHAT YOU WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE FOR

  • Reviewing proposed contracts ensuring they are legally sound, adequately vetted
  • Conducting legal research and analysis
  • Ability to draft minutes and assist in all company secretariat duties
  • Preparing analyst briefs and reports
  • Proving legal advise and opinions on the interpretation of new legislation and regulations
  • Assisting on the following up on all key developments or best practices and recommending adequate policy and legal review
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Legal External Affairs Manager

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree
  • Candidates need to have an experience profile of one to three years
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Self motivated
  • Good writing and verbal communication skills
  • Unquestionable integrity
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Ability to cope with deadlines

BENEFICIAL

  • Working experience in the corporate field is an added advantage

WE ARE BAT

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!