Ethiopian Investment Holdings

Ethiopian Investment Holdings wants to recruit employees in the following vacant Position

Job Title : Senior Legal Counsel

Required Qualification, Experience and skill
Education LLB, and LLM in corporate, business or commercial, trade and/ or investment, financial, economic or other similar field of law;
10 years’ experience in the private sector, whether as a licensed lawyer, a member of a major law office/ firm or an in-house legal team of a major company, focusing on commercial contracting and/ or investment transactions;
Two years’ experience managing a team;
Experience with drafting, reviewing, and negotiating various complex contracts/transaction documents.
Work place : Addis Ababa

Responsibility
Provide timely and pragmatic legal advice and support to all functions of EIH and its executive management on all legal issues;
Draft, review and negotiate various contracts and transaction documents;
Research, evaluate and proffer recommendations on different risk factors regarding the operations of EIH;
Prepare any documents for submission to and represent EIH in a court or any dispute resolution body;
Liaise and coordinate with external legal support;
Review and prepare comments on draft laws that affect the operations of EIH;
Perform any other additional tasks as directed by the General Counsel within the scope of the position

Skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to connect and work effectively with diverse local and foreign stakeholders and counterparts in private and public sectors;
Analytical and inquisitive mind with attention to detail;
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
Strong professional integrity.
Fluent in both English and Amharic
Application Deadline :Feb 15, 2024

How to Apply
Interested applicants who fulfil the above requirements and want to join our young and professional team should submit their updated CV and motivation letter; why you apply for the position through email: talent@eih.et within ten days from the date of this vacancy announcement.