Position:                      Legal Associate


Reporting Line:           Head of Legal


Ref:                             JD-LG-LGA


Purpose of the job:


The main purpose of the job is to assists the Head of Legal in contract summarization, contract management, legal research, drafting, litigation research related projects. Applies a working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations; verifies documents for completeness and compliance with quality and client requirements. The candidate will be required to fulfil a combination of one or more of the job responsibilities given below depending upon the nature of the project that is assigned to him/her.



Job responsibilities:


Ø  Liaise with external regulators and advisers, such as lawyers.

Ø  Review the draft investment agreement to ensure that the  investment agreement contains all the standard provisions as may be set out in the investment guidelines (eg board representation, right of recourse, etc)

Ø  Drafting and negotiating contracts.

Ø  Maintain of statutory records, including registers of members, registers of directors’ interests, board minutes, etc.

Ø  Manage all SPVs incorporated and utilized for investment purposes by the Fund.

Ø  Work closely with jurisdictionally based SPV Managers and other external advisors to ensure the Fund’s SPV management requirements (incorporation, Good Standing, annual accounts filed etc.),are up to date.

Ø  Assist in development of executive level reports and presentations.


Profile and Requirements




·         Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons) Commercial Law.

·         4 years of relevant experience within financial firm.



To apply, please send your CV to and quote in the subject the Job Code (JD-LG-LGA) in no later than 18/02/2018