Legal Officer Jobs – Uganda Telecom (UTL)

Job Title:    Legal Officer
Organisation: Uganda
Telecom (UTL)
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Chief
Legal Counsel
About US:
Uganda Telecom, whose full legal name is Uganda Telecom
Limited (UTL), is an information and communication technology network company
in Uganda.
Job Summary:  The Legal Officer will provide effective legal
services for creation and delivery of commercial value
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·       
Providing effective legal advisory services.
·       
Negotiating, drafting and reviewing contracts
and other legal instruments to which UTL is party to.
·       
Resolving contractual disputes.
·       
Prosecuting and defending the company in courts
of law, tribunals or other quasi-judicial authorities.
·       
Negotiating and settling disputes out of court.
·       
Compiling, keeping proper custody and
maintaining registers of contracts and other legal documents.
·       
Ensuring compliance with regulatory
requirements.
·       
Perform any other duties and responsibilities as
may be assigned by your supervisor from time to time.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       
The applicant must hold a Bachelor of Laws
Degree
·       
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice
·       
Valid Practicing Certificate for the last 3
years
·       
Experience as a practicing Advocate for at least
3 years
·       
Excellent communication skills
·       
Ability to work under minimum supervision and
deliver under constricted timelines.
·       
Ability to work with teams to achieve any target
or objective.
·       
Proficiency in the English Language
·       
Computer literacy specifically in Microsoft
Office Applications
·       
The applicant must be a highly motivated,
results oriented, flexible and committed person who has an exceptional work
ethic
How to Apply:
All interested applicants should bring their detailed CV
with 3 referees and copies of their academic certificates/testimonials to:-
The Head Human Resources and
Administration,
Uganda Telecom Limited,
Telephone House,
Human Resources & Administration – 3’* Floor,
P.O Box 7171, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 14th February 2020 by 5:00pm
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