Manager - Legal

Job Description Code : LWC-LG-001

Location : Bangalore

Qualification : Bachelors/Masters in Law

Experience : Min 10 years

No of Openings : 1

Job Scope

  • Providing Legal advice on Tender Documents/Contracts/Bank guarantees/Insurance Companies 

  • Liaise with relevant departments to ensure that where legal risks have been identified, appropriate courses of action have been taken.

  • Provide legal protection and risk management advice and assist Legal manager

  • Provide and interpret legal information, disseminate appropriate legal assistance to staff.

  • Handling of litigation and liaise with Govt Bodies and manage external lawyers.

  • Formulate compliance check-lists to be used for the purpose of ensuring that all information required is provided accordingly.

  • Continuously monitor compliance with statutory obligations.

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly reports for the department.

  • Review all contracts or any other documentation and Review legal implications.

  • Prepare, review and modify contractual instruments to assist and support Legal Manager.

  • Negotiate, review and draft documentation and advise on the necessary checklist to be adopted to ensure information is submitted on time.

  • In-depth knowledge of legal aspects of construction industry

  • Strong leadership and managerial skills

  • Excellent relationship management and communication skills necessary for interaction with the Government, the Judicial system and negotiating parties

  • Demonstrate knowledge of, and experience with, laws dealing with government and/or commercial contract administration, particularly contract negotiation, preparation and administration

  • Ability to provide independent advice (orally and in writing) to senior level management

  • Demonstrate success in managing and conducting a variety of litigation matters