legal jobs in Ghana 2012
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Reports to: Finance Manager, Ghana and International Tax Manager Supervises: Tax Team (including a tax accountant and assistant tax accountant) Job purpose: To play a lead role in the management, co-ordination and integration of all tax related matters and activities within, and connected to, the Ghana Business Unit.
Job Description The Securities and Exchange Commission , a statutory body responsible for regulating the securities industry in Ghana to ensure, inter alia the orderly, fair and equitable dealing in securities, invites qualified Ghanaians for the above post. Duties: The applicant will report to the Head, Legal and will assist with: Ensuring compliance by market operators of the provisions of the Securities Industry Law including licensing, surveilling appropriate registers Handling all litigations for and on behalf of the Commission Ensuring that the Commission complies with all its statutory requirements under the securities industry laws Acts as Legal Counsel for the Commission during administrative hearings of the Commission Enforcement of the Commission’s powers under the Securities Industry Law Board Secretarial Duties Required Skills or Experience The applicants should have the following qualifications: BL with a minimum of 6 years post qualification working experience A Master’s Degree in a relevant field will be an advantage Knowledge and experience in securities regulation Must be computer literate How To Apply Qualified and interested applicants should forward their applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant certificates, contact telephone numbers/e-mail addresses, and addresses of two referees to: HEAD, HUMAN RESOURCES AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION 30, 3RD CIRCULAR ROAD, CANTONMENTS P. O
Expresso Telecom Ghana Jobs For Legal Director Deadline 30-01-2013 Job Description Department : Legal and Regulatory Position Grade: Senior Manager Reports To: Managing Director Purpose of Role: Lead and manage the legal affairs of Expresso Ghana and provide sound legal advice to ensure good legal practice and regulatory compliance to protect the interest of the company. Key Duties & Responsibilities: Lead and manage the legal affairs of the Company Provide sound legal advice to senior management to ensure good legal practice and regulatory compliance Prepare and negotiate various operational and contractual agreements Ensure the business operates within the industry’s legal and regulatory compliance framework Advise on strategy for dealing with governmental agencies, regulatory bodies and relevant authorities Manage external legal service providers Oversee litigation/proceedings, corporate entity maintenance and other matters in conjunction with external Lawyers and Corporate office Engage and oversee legal due diligence of projects where the need be Keep the Managing Director and members of the management team informed and updated on legislatives matters relating to the Company’s business Performs Company legal secretarial duties Provide legal Advice to the HR deparment on employment issues Represent the company as poxy MD at the Telecoms Chamber Acts as key interface on matters relating to the National Communications Authority Required Skills or Experience Qualifications & Requirements: LLB degree, Masters degree in Law or in a related field (a plus) Barrister at Law certificate Membership of the Ghana Bar Association 8 years of legal practice, at least 4 of which should be in corporate practice Ability to conduct research and unite coherent legal opinion and report Demonstrated ability to draft effective pleadings Excellent verbal and written communication skills Assertive and ability to provide independent advice Demonstrated success in conducting a variety of litigation issues Strong leadership skills Knowledge and experience in commercial contract preparation, negotiation and Administration Result orientation and high Degree of integrity Knowledge of telecoms laws and regulations will be an added advantage Familiarity with Ghanaian employment laws How To Apply Applicants are to submit their Application letter and CVs to: EGH.HRMailbox@expresssotelecom.com
West African Examination Council Job Opportunity Deadline 14/12/12 JOB SUMMARY Company The West African E… Industry NGO Category Legal Location Accra Job Status Full-time Salary GH¢ Education University degree Experience 3 years Job Expires 14 Dec, 2012 Job Title: Legal Officer Company Profile The West Africa Examinations Council, a sub-regional organization responsible for the conduct of a variety of examinations in Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, of the five countries the English-speaking West African countries. Job Description West African countries, invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill a vacant position at its Ghana National Office. Specific Duties and Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be reporting to the Head of the Legal Unit and be expected to perform the following duties among others: Drafting/reviewing contracts and other legal documents; Conducting research on Legal issues; Representing the Council in court and before quasi-judicial; Serving as member of Staff Investigation Committees; Providing support to the Head of the legal unit and other divisions/departments to achieve the Council’s objectives; Performing other duties that may be assigned Required Skills or Experience Eligibility Criteria: Applicant must have a good University degree and professional qualification in law and be a practicing advocate of the High Court of Ghana with at least three years experience Desirable Attributes: High integrity, confidentiality and reliability Demonstrable leadership ability Excellent writing skills Computer Literacy Good organizational and co-ordination skills and be a results-oriented person Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Team player How To Apply Interested candidates should download Application Forms from the Council’s website at the following address: www.waecheadquartersgh.org or www.waecgh.org The Completed Application Forms should be submitted to the following address: The Registrar The West African Examinations Council, Headquarters P
Position title: Private Sector Investment Officer – Zambia Country Office (ZMFO) Grade: LP-5 Position N°: NA Reference: ADB/12/215 Publication date: 05/11/2012 Closing date: 18/11/2012 The African Development Bank’s Country Office in Zambia, Lusaka (ZMFO) has been established to strengthen dialogue between the Bank and the Government, development partners, the private sector, and civil society, in the identification and design of its development policies and programmes, as well as to assist with implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the poverty reduction strategy. The Office also seeks to assist the operational functions of the Bank Group in the launching and follow up of ADB supported projects and programmes in Zambia and in the Southern Africa region. The major functions of the Office fall under the areas of country programming, project administration, promotion of a participatory approach, regional integration, and aid –coordination, in line with the partnership principles and with a view to achieving development effectiveness and sustained impact of Bank Group-supported development operations in Zambia. African Development Bank invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant position of Private Sector Investment Officer, based in Lusaka, Zambia. This position is classified Local Professional Category and does not attract international terms and conditions inclusive of relocation support
Oil/Gas Company Baker Hughes Employment Ghana JOB SUMMARY Company Baker Hughes Industry Oil/ Gas Category Engineering Location Ghana Job Status Full-time Salary GH¢ Education University de… Experience 3 years Job Expires 02 Nov, 2012 Job Title: Drilling Services Field Specialist (Ref 1221684) Company Profile Join. Transform. Progress As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for people who want to grow and build their careers in our high-performance organization.
Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited Job Opportunity Accra Ghana JOB SUMMARY Company Guinness Ghana Bre… Industry Beverage Category Legal Location Accra Job Status Full-time Salary GH¢ Education LLB Experience 4 years Job Expires 17 Nov, 2012 Job Title: Assistant Legal Counsel, GGBL Company Profile Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) is the Only Total Beverage Business (TBB) in Ghana and market leader in each of the 5 drinks categories in which we compete. GGBL is a subsidiary of Diageo Plc, the world’s leading premium drinks business listed on both the New York and London Stock Exchanges. Locally, GGBL is the only beverage company listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange. Job Description Scope: This role reports into the Legal Counsel and Company Secretary. The role is in the legal department and will link into the Diageo legal department to ensure access to best practice including Diageo legal department activities/meetings and initiatives.
Principal Loan Accounting Officer- Financial Control Deparment (FFCO)/Loan Accounting Division (FFCO.4)
Position title: Principal Loan Accounting Officer- Financial Control Deparment (FFCO)/Loan Accounting Division (FFCO.4) Grade: PL-4 Position N°: NA Reference: ADB/12/220 Publication date: 11/10/2012 Closing date: 26/10/2012 The Loan Accounting Division is responsible for the preparation of bills on all loans of the Bank Group, for the follow up of such bills and any related matters: repayments to customer accounts, sanctions policies, compilation of various loan-related statistics. A primary goal of this position is to ensure the accuracy, relevance, timeliness and transparency in the reporting of loan related transactions of the African Development Bank Group.