Legal Counsel

Successful candidate will be working in Dhiraagu Head Office.

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical benefits
  • Products and service related discount schemes
  • And much more!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist and support the General Counsel in providing internal legal support and advice to the Company in all areas, including but not limited to contract drafting and review in respect of all business functions and coordinating with external lawyer’s where required.
  • Co-ordinate with internal departments and external lawyers in accordance with the agreed process for taking legal action on debt collection issues.
  • Co-ordinate internally with the teams to prepare necessary input required for regulatory submissions and providing support to teams/other departments who work with Regulators.
  • Ensure the accuracy of legally required disclosures and publications.
  • Advise the Company on local legal matters and developments that are relevant to the Company.
  • Represent the Company in legal disputes as and when required.
  • Assist DCS and General Counsel in any other relevant work as may be required in carrying out their duties efficiently.
  • Update and maintain a Legal & Regulatory database
  • Prepare weekly/monthly updates/reports on ongoing regulatory/litigation issues as may be required.

Person Specifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Law with at least 2 years of experience practicing law.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skill
  • Excellent English and Dhivehi writing skills
  • Experience in administrative work or record keeping
  • Ability to coordinate with other members of the team and other departments
  • Possess good presentation with friendly customer caring attitude

Please state the job title as the subject when applying for the post.

Bring your CV & attested academic certificates when you come to the interview.

Application Deadline:

  • 03 December 2018

*Only short-listed candidates will be notified