Legal Advisor

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Economic Zones Development and Management Company (KPEZDMC) is looking for an advocate of High Court as Legal Advisor on retainership as specified in The Companies Act, 2017 in the light of Appointment of Legal Advisers Act, 1974 to oversee the legal aspects of the Company’s business. He will safeguard the reputation of the Company, strictly follow laws and guidelines and give legal advice to management about all relevant issues. The successful candidate will effectively ensure legal conformity and minimize probability of exposure.

Scope of Services

  • Give accurate and timely counsel to executives in a variety of legal topics (labor law, partnerships, international ventures, corporate finance etc
  • Collaborate with management to devise efficient defense strategies
  • Specify internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance
  • Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues
  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (regulators, external counsel, public authority etc. and create relations of trust
  • Draft and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the Company’s full legal rights
  • Provide clarification on legal language or specifications to everyone in the Company
  • Eligibility

  • Minimum Experience of 15 years as Advocate of Lower Court and 12 years as Advocate of High Court
  • At least 3 reported Judgments
  • Degree of LLB, however preference will be given to higher qualification in the field of law
  • Valid membership of KP Bar Council
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures
  • Comprehension of the influences of the external environment of a corporation
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Age of advocate should not be more than 55 years
  • Resumes along with the covering letter needs to be submitted to KPEZDMC HR department at Plot # 120, Industrial Estate, Jamrud Road, Hayatabad, Peshawar or via email to careers@kpezdmc.org.pk while clearly mentioning the position title on the envelop and in the subject line of the email, within 15 days of this advertisement. The selected applicant will be required to produce original HEC verified certificates/degrees/documents.

    Last Date for Documents Submission: 
    Thursday, December 27, 2018

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