Senior Legal Advisor -Johannesburg




Location:             Jetpark, Johannesburg

Salary                    R40 000 – R50 000 depending on experience and qualifications


Grade 12

B Com (Law); LLB or any other tertiary legal qualification

Admitted attorney

5- 8 years experience in a legal environment

With 2-3 years at a senior level

Exposure to logistics environment

HR Policies and Procedures

Knowledge of the Logistics Industry


  • To ensure to the achievement of the overall vision and strategic imperatives by providing sound advice on all legal and governance issues, legislative compliance and interpretation of legal decision
  • Develop Legal Framework and Plan
  • Develop and implement the Legal framework
  • Define and promote legal practices
  • Develop and implement legal business plan
  • Obtain resources for implementation of business plan
  • Monitor implementation of business plan and report on deviations
  • Develop and Implement Legal Policies, Processes and Procedures
  • Develop and implement legal policies, processes and procedures to be utilized by all business units
  • Develop measures to monitor the application of legal norms, policies and procedures to ensure conformity and uniformity
  • Develop measures to monitor the application of risk management strategy
  • Provide input necessary for the review of legal policies, processes and procedures
  • Contract Management
  • Develop contracts on behalf of the company
  • Review contracts, tenders and other legal documents on behalf of the business units
  • Implement the contract management framework developed across the company
  • Implement quality assurance guidelines on contracts, tenders and other legal documents between The company and third parties
  • Partake in negotiations between the company and third parties
  • Provide Legal Advice
  • Provide advice on legal and contractual documentation affecting The company
  • Compile and present a legal opinion on internal and external disputes involving the company
  • Provide legal, contractual and regulatory advice to the various business units of the company
  • Provide advice on the prosecution and defence of all actions for or against the company in all courts and before any tribunal, commission, administrative organ, structure, etc
  • Brief external attorneys to initiate and prosecute actions to protect the company’s interests, including preparing pleadings, briefs, oral arguments, trial and settlement negotiations.
  • Select and manage Legal panel.



Copy of CV in WORD format

Copy of last payslip

Copy of qualifications

Skype Address

2 contactable referees, if you have any written references, please send those

If you have not had a response within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful.


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