Legal Advisor ~ Mining LEGMN32302

Synopsis

Our client is an International Mining Group- a London Stock Exchange listed, globally diversified natural resources company that require a Legal Advisor to join their team.


Minimum Requirements

Admitted attorney,
3- 4 years post admission work experience either as an attorney in a leading law firm or a legal advisor,
At least a 4 year LLB Law Degree or equivalent,
Previous experience in assisting companies manage its compliance function, including reviewing and implementing of various internal governance policies, would be advantageous,
Excellent training from a reputable commercial law firm
Experience in mining law, including but not limited to the MPRDA, MHSA and the various environmental management acts is preferred but not an essential requirement.


Role Description

Providing general advice to the Company on a wide variety of legal issues.
Candidate should have a strong commercial law background and have extensive experience in drafting, reviewing and amending a wide variety of commercial contracts such as offtake agreements, purchase and sale agreements, services supply agreements, lease agreements and employment agreements, etc.
Assessing an identifying risks in commercial contracts and advising the company on such risks.
Advising the company on corporate governance related issues including (i) compliance with the Companies Act; (ii) the company’s shareholders agreement and MOI; and (iii) the drafting of various resolutions.


City: Sandton

Salary: R900k (Negotiable)

Duration: Permanent