Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Company: Sanlam Group
Who are we?
MiWay is a direct financial services company. We are passionate about service excellence, convenience and offering our clients superior value products. Our Vision is to be a world-class direct financial services business that offers a complete array of services under one convenient umbrella – all managed online. Category winners of the Mail & Guardian Top Companies Reputation Awards in 2014, as well as the Deloitte Best Company to Work For Survey 2011 and 2012 – were are passionate about our people. We are positive that with the right people on board, we will continue to grow and give our clients the freedom to do things their way – free from worry and most importantly at peace with all the “what-ifs” of the world. Company values that every employee subscribes to are: Energy, Freedom, Accountability and Attitude. The ideal candidate is one who has the courage to be bold and subscribes to MiWay’s core values! Do you have a positive attitude, love a challenge, treat your colleagues with respect and look for solutions, not problems? If yes, then MiWay is the place for you!
What will you do?
Responsible for assisting in a variety of assigned legal projects. Prepares legal documents such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, initial and amended articles of incorporation, stock certificates and other securities, buy-sell agreements, closing papers and binders, deeds and trust instruments for review, approval and use by the Legal Advisor. Prepares affidavits of documents and maintains document file.
What will make you successful in this role?
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Maintain standards of honesty, integrity and fair dealing
Ability to work independently and within a team with minimal supervision
Ability to interpret and apply legislation
Planning and Organising skills
Legal due diligence
Prepare, analyse, comment and interpret legal documents
Draft and review contract, including regulatory contracts, policy wording, scripting and various other legal documentation
Attention to detail
Reliable and resilient
Knowledge and Skills
Reporting and Administration
Quality, compliance and accreditation
Communicates effectively - Contributing independently
Decision quality - Contributing independently
Self-development - Contributing independently
Optimises work processes - Contributing independently
Build a successful career with us
We’re all about building strong, lasting relationships with our employees. We know that you have hopes for your future – your career, your personal development and of achieving great things. We pride ourselves in helping our employees to realise their worth. Through its business clusters – Sanlam Personal Finance, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Sanlam Investments, Sanlam Corporate, Santam, Miway, as well as the Group Office – the group provides many opportunities for growth and development.
Cultivates innovation - Contributing independently
Customer focus - Contributing independently
Drives results - Contributing independently
Collaborates - Contributing independently
Being resilient - Contributing independently
The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. The time taken to complete this process will depend on how far you progress and the availability of managers.
Deadline to apply is 4 November 2019
Our commitment to transformation
MiWay is committed to achieving transformation and embraces diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace as we believe that these are key components to ensuring a thriving and sustainable business in South Africa. MiWay’s Employment Equity plan and targets will be considered as part of the selection process.