Business Unit: Legal, Compliance and Risk
Purpose of the job: To provide professional Legal Advisor services for the Gauteng Partnership Fund.
Assist the Legal Executive to prepare/review draft legal documents (Legal Agreements, Legal Opinions) for GPF
Acts as an independent review and evaluation body to ensure that compliance Issues/concerns within the organization are being appropriately evaluated, investigated and resolved.
Support projects team in negotiation, execution, and closing of all project documentation.
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Manage litigation by and against the GPF, and liaise with external legal service providers.
Coordinate with external service providers on legal aspects of due diligence, bid preparation, and project financing structures; including dealing with conveyancing issues
Work with internal teams to ensure timely compliance with all conditions precedent and other contractual obligations
Support the GPF in responding to various client requirements, ensuring GPF’s contractual, financial, and reputational position is fully protected.
Facilitate and maintain effective Contract Management system
Compliance and loan agreement management
Undertake legal research requested by GPF business units.
Assist with monitoring, legislative and regulatory compliance requirements and incorporation into GPF policies and procedures.
Conduct staff Training in order to ensure that the GPF is compliant with all applicable legislation
Provide legal support to GPF business units
Relevant Law Degree
Minimum of 3 years’ experience as the Legal Advisor/ Attorney
Admission as an attorney or advocate