2 Legal Officers II Jobs in Kenya

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2 Legal Officers II Jobs in Kenya

LEGAL OFFICER II JOB GROUP (K) (2 POST)

TERMS: Contract 5 Years

Requirements for Appointment

  • Be a citizen of Kenya;
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Law degree (LLB) from a recognized institution;
  • A post graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law;
  • Experience in legislative drafting from a reputable institution;
  • Proficiency in computer applications; and
  • Possess legal research skills;

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and facilitating research on legal issue to inform the advice provided by the legal department
  • Co–ordinating and organizing appointments and meetings including meeting rooms.
  • Coordinating and facilitating research on legal issue to inform the advice provided by the legal department.
  • Ensuring implementation and realization of strategic plans and objectives in respect of the legal function.

  • Assisting in implementation and realization of strategic plans and objectives in respect of the legal function
  • Assisting in keeping and managing documentations on approved projects for the County Government to track and monitor progress of the said projects and prepare reports
  • Assisting in complex litigation on behalf of the County Government
  • Diligently executing the functions and exercise the authority provided for in the County Attorney’s Act
  • Supporting the County Attorney in discharge of duties as assigned in respective technical unit
  • Attending court and/or monitoring external counsel case management
  • Maintaining accurate filling and recording system and track file movement for efficient record management and record keeping
  • Generating office reports
  • Supporting the designated county departments and agencies on legal matters
  • Drafting contracts, lease agreements and memorandum of understanding between the county government and its collaborators.
  • Drafting legislative proposals
  • Articulating county attorney’s position in meetings, seminars, negotiations and conventions.
  • Initiating and undertaking research on complex and emerging issues
  • Preparing legal opinions and briefs on behalf of the County government
  • Attending all monthly departmental and county meetings to ensure efficiency of the County functions
  • Performing any other duties as may be assigned by the County Attorney

Application Criteria

Applicants must furnish the Board with their applications copies of the following documents.

  • Copy of the national identify card.
  • Certified Copies of academic and professional certificates.
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae.
  • Registration and Clearance from relevant regulatory Professional bodies.
  • Fulfill the requirement of chapter (6) six of the constitution of Kenya

Applications clearly marked should reach the undersigned by close of the business on or before 19TH January, 2023.

THE SECRETARY/CEO

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD,

  1. O. Box 224 – 60300.

ISIOLO

OR

Hand delivered to the County Public Service Board Offices along Isiolo Law courts road opposite Al Ansar playground

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