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Manager, Legal Services at 9mobile Nigeria

9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability firm. EMTS obtained a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License allows EMTS to offer Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

They are hiring to fill the following positions described below.

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Job Title: Manager, Legal Services

Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • Serves as a key point of legal advice on EMTS’ litigation issues to ensure the protection of EMTS’ interest.

Principal Functions
Tactical:

  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation/regulations and give adequate legal advice in order to reduce EMTS risk liability.
  • Advice EMTS on legal matters relating to property and site acquisitions.
  • Oversee the preparation of all leases, licenses and site-related documents.
  • Demonstrate ownership of all matters and advice EMTS on any legal peculiarities.
  • Evaluate the impact of new laws regulations and legislations that may affect EMTS or its’ employees and activities and make recommendations to the Head, Legal Operations & Litigation.
  • Keep abreast of global and local best practices as it relates to the department’s activities.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders

Operational:

  • Ensure effective case management strategy and adequate representation in litigation matters involving EMTS.
  • Monitor Litigation (including any alternative dispute resolution mechanisms) by and against EMTS and manage EMTS’ legal exposure in matters.
  • Oversee searches and due diligence on title verification, CAC searches, corporate searches/enquiries etc.
  • Give qualitative legal advice on title verification/due diligence and ensure proper documentation for property and site related acquisitions.
  • Ensure proper documentation and compliance with lease terms in approving renewals.
  • Draft Deeds, Lease Agreements, Addendums, and other property and site-related documents as may be required.
  • Ensure maintenance of database and adequate filing of all EMTS litigation matter, disputes and properties, and other related legal documentation.
  • Ensure safe custody of all litigation and property-related files and documents.
  • Assist in implementing the unit’s work programs and plans in line with agreed-upon procedures and guidelines.
  • Assist in planning and managing the human and material resources of the department/team to optimize performance, morale and enhance productivity.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to team members and manage subordinate performance towards the achievement of overall team objectives
  • Prepare /compile agreed periodic activities and performance reports for the attention of the Head, Legal Operations, Litigation, Commercial & Corporate (Contracts & Advisory)
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Senior Manager/Head of litigation.

Educational Requirements

  • First degree in Law.
  • MBA or relevant post graduate/ professional qualification.

Experience, Skills & Competencies:

  • Eight (8 ) – Ten (10) years’ relevant work experience, with at least three (3) years in a supervisory role.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply

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