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Title:  Legal Associate

Job ID:  21776
Country:  Jordan
City:  Amman
Professional area:  Legal
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Position Brief:

The candidate will support the Lgal Director in providing legal support to Jordan Market and Factory entities.

 

Tasks:

- To draft and review departmental agreements, (creation, termination or assignment agreements) signed with external parties (suppliers, distributors, keyaccounts, retailers and service providers). To guide related departments for legal issues related to such agreements, to advise on and take required legal actions when neccessary.

- To follow up on and assess newly enacted legislation in order to provide legal support to the relevant departments to ensure compliance with the requirements imposed by such legislation.

- To assist the Legal Direcor in handling and following up company's litigation. To make necessary legal researches and assist in other preparations in connection with the litigation. 

- To assist the Legal Director to provide legal opinions and legal support to all departments to ensure compliance of all activities with relevant laws and regulations.

 

Requirements:

- University Degree in Law

- 3 years of legal experience, preferably with an international corporation as legal council.

- Advanced level of both written and oral Arabic and English, particularly sufficient level for communicating/ handling legal matters.

- Good level of computer skills particularly in MS Office applications.

- Good knowledge of contracts, corporate and administrative law. Basic knowledge of competition law.

- Basic knowledge of tobacco and tobacco products legislation.


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