Manager Legal

  • Carpenters Fiji PTE Limited
  • 34 Rodwell Road, Suva, Fiji
  • Feb 10, 2020
Full time Legal

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Carpenters Fiji PTE Limited, one of the largest organizations in the private sector is seeking to recruit suitably qualified and experienced Manager Legal to be based at our Head Office, Suva. If you have the drive and enthusiasm to succeed then we will surely like to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and ensure efficient and effective management of staff and resources in the Legal department.
  • Liaise with relevant departments to ensure that where legal risks have been identified appropriate courses of action have been taken.
  • Provide and interpret legal information, conduct training and disseminate appropriate legal requirements to staff.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly reports for the department for executive management meetings.
  • Provide continuous leadership, supervision, training and development of department staff ensuring an effective and motivated team.
  • Able to lead on and manage the leadership development programs.
  • Able to work closely with operational leaders to identify, enhance, and integrate processes in order to develop and identify talent management.
  • Able to resolve conflicts, motivate employees and speaking to the workforce on behalf of the company and preserving customer relationships.

Requirements:

  • Qualified solicitor or barrister with at least eight years legal experience ideally in a leading organisation, with a proven track record in contract negotiation and drafting.
  • Strong leadership and managerial skills.
  • Good planning and organisation skills and a proven ability to delicately solve sensitive matters.
  • Ability to provide independent advice (orally and in writing) to senior level management on highly technical matters.
  • Excellent Time Management and Organisational Skills.
  • Strong training and developing skills.
  • Excellent influencing and interpersonal skills.

Job Functions

Legal Secretaries

Industry

Retail & Consumer Products  

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor,   Outdoor  

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only, Overseas/ Non Fiji Residents