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Petrojam Limited
Legal Officer/Corporate Secretary
Category: Legal
Description:
  • Provide advice on Corporate Governance issues, while coordinating all Board related activities for Petrojam Limited. 
  • Provide legal services, advice, and representation for all legal issues on behalf of the Company
  • Provide advice regarding transactions of business concerning internal affairs, directors, stockholders, officers, and corporate relationship with public.
  • Providing legal advice to the Senior Management team on legal strategy and related matters.
  • Providing proactive legal assistance and advice on various legal issues for example commercial contracts, dispute resolution, regulations, employment, and governance.
  • Ensure that legal documents and other contractual documents are effectively drafted, reviewed, interpreted, and vetted.
  • Take decisive actions on various legal matters.
  • Represent the company in ensuring the efficient handling and winning resolution of all negotiations and disputes.
  • Supervise, research and analyze implication of case law, legislation, and regulatory matters that affect the company.
  • Manage the logistics of all Board and committee meetings to ensure proper organisation and smooth coordination.
  • Manage the coordination, preparation and distribution of Board and committee pre-read materials, meeting agendas, notifications, and meeting minutes for the Board of Directors and committees.
  • Maintain the records of the Board's actions and key corporate documents and records.
  • Provide advice regarding transactions of business concerning internal affairs, directors, stockholders, officers, and corporate relationship with public.
  • Assess and advise effectively to minimize and control risks to the company and ensuring that the system, controls and processes are appropriate as relevant.
Qualifications:
  • Be an attorney-at-Law admitted to practice law in Jamaica
  • Have a Masters degree in Law.
  • Have a minimum of ten (10) years' working experience as a practicing attorney in a civil law environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in Spanish verbally and in writing.
  • Detail oriented with demonstrated ability to think analytically and exercise creativity and effective judgment in solving problems
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with all stakeholders at all levels
  • Familiarity with corporate environments
NB: Subject Line: Legal Officer/Corporate Secretary
Deadline: December 07, 2012

Contact Information
Name: N/A
Address: Manager, Human Resource & Development
P.O. Box 241
Kingston 15
Email: hrd@petrojam.com
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2012-12-03

 

 

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