Junior Legal Officer Job At Northwest Petroleum and Gas Company Limited

Junior Legal Officer

Northwest Petroleum and Gas Company Limited

Junior Legal Officer Job Vacancy At Northwest Petroleum and Gas Company Limited

A Junior Legal Officer job vacancy is available at Northwest Petroleum and Gas Company Limited. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals.


Main Key Responsibilities

  • Support in the provision of internal advisory services on legal matters related to the operation of the company.
  • Support dispute resolution function, and negotiations under the supervision
  • Support corporate activities to ensure conformity with the applicable laws.
  • Assist in preparing and monitoring companywide compliance checklists
  • Provide support in the regularization of Annual Returns with CAC – Court attendance, Legal searches, and monitoring title perfection processes at applicable land registries.
  • Act as the liaising officer with external counsel to follow up and ensure quick closure on litigations
  • Assisting in contract lifecycle management – preparation, drafting, vetting and negotiation of an agreement
  • Assist with monitoring and filling of completed contracts and other corporate documents.
  • Assist with the preparation of board resolutions and extract of minutes, schedule of meetings etc.

Qualification/Experience/Key Competencies

  • A minimum of LL.B, BL degree at Second Class (Upper Division) or above.
  • 3-5 years Post Call (with 3 years in a law firm). At least 2 years of oil & gas Industry experience is an advantage
  • Leadership skills – Excellent Business Writing Skills
  • Experience in engaging with relevant government, maritime, local content agencies, etc.
  • Good relationship management and communication abilities for interaction with internal/external parties.
  • Proactiveness with a high sense of confidentiality is most crucial.

How To Apply For Junior Legal Officer Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the Northwest Petroleum and Gas Company Limited recruitment portal.
  • Complete the online application portal.
  • The application deadline is 19th August 2022.

To apply for this job please visit northwestpetroleum-ng.com.