The Kaduna State Investment Promotion Agency (KADIPA) is a One-Stop Investment Centre for business and investments. As part of our duties, we facilitate Investment in the State by coordinating the activities of all MDAs in business environment. Our approach ensures the realization of the maximum benefits of policies and regulations in the state.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Legal Adviser
Reports to the Executive Secretary
Handles and performs routine functions and activities on legal affairs;
Provide legal advice and counsel to the Executive Secretary
Conducts Legal Analysis of Partnership Agreements and MoUs with external stakeholders of KADIPA
Liaises with the Attorney General’s Office on all Legal Matters relating to KADIPA
Formulates and makes inputs on formalities regarding settlements and disputes
Monitors the implementation of legal clauses
Provides advice on different legal issues and assist in drafting legal opinion, memoranda and other briefing documents
Develops solutions to Public Private Partnership (PPP) legislative issues and suggestsing appropriate amendments to existing legislation
Develops standard contractual terms for addressing problems that arise on PPP projects;
Represents KADIPA in court if needed
LLB, BL, minimum ten (10) years post call experience.
Reliability, resourcefulness and flexibility.
Strong attention to detail and to maintaining high quality standards.
Fluent and strong communication skills in English, including ability to draft, proofread and edit correspondence.
Technology and systems knowledge - Exhibits excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and proficiency of technology or / and systems relevant to functional area.