Legal Counsel- Litigation and Contracts

Zamtel, whose official name is Zambia Telecommunications Company Ltd, is a government-owned telecommunication service provider in Zambia. Zamtel is one of three mobile phone networks in the country; the others are Airtel and MTN.

Responsibilities

To prepare and review contracts and to attend to litigation on behalf of the company in order to ensure that the Company’s interests are protected

To attend to Regulatory and Conveyancing matters on a multi-tasking basis in order to ensure smooth running of the Company

Guidance and written documentation submitted in accordance with assignment requirements

Provide input into the development of processes to identify quality constraints in order to ensure continuous improvement

Stay abreast of industry trends relating to Contracts

Qualifications

Degree in Law

Law Association of Zambia

Five (5) years post qualification experience

Experience in the telecommunications industry will be an added advantage

A broad understanding of the Zamtel business and of Zamtel products and services

Excellent knowledge of the Law of Contract and Contract negotiations

Excellent knowledge of the laws and regulations applicable to the telecommunications industry Litigation process and procedure

Understanding of Public Procurement laws, rules and regulations

A broad understanding of the Zamtel business and of Zamtel products and services.

Excellent knowledge of the Law of Contract and Contract negotiations.

Excellent knowledge of the laws and regulations applicable to the telecommunications industry

Litigation process and procedure.

Understanding of Public Procurement laws, rules and regulations.

Leadership skills

Contract drafting and scrutiny

Advocacy skills

Communication skills

Negotiation skills

Legal drafting skills

General Computer literacy

Team orientation

Self Confidence

Flexibility

Integrity

Achievement Orientation

Analytical Thinking

Impact and Influence

Information Seeking

Networking

How to apply

Send your applications to the link below:

Application deadline
7 Dec 22:00
Apply online
http://www.zamtel.co.zm
Zambia Telecommunications Company Ltd (ZAMTEL)
Zambia Telecommunications Company Ltd (ZAMTEL)
Lusaka
Telecoms and IT
Telephones and Mobiles
Phones and accessories
Established in 1994, Zambia Telecommunications Company (ZAMTEL) is a government owned telecommunication and internet service provider. It provides cost effective, communication solutions and services that consistently offer unrivalled customer experience through the use of cutting edge technology and customer focused marketing whilst maximising shareholder value. The products include Zamtel land-line services, Zamtel prepaid, Zamtel mobile internet and Zamtel international roaming services.
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