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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

2 Legal Officers Job at Uganda Post Limited - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
2 Legal Officers 

Jobs at:
Uganda Post Limited 

Deadline of this Job:
24th September 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 10th September 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


Uganda Post Limited T/A Posta Uganda is inviting qualified persons who meet the stated minimum requirements to apply for the following vacancies which exist within the Company.

Job Title: 2 Legal Officers
Level: 4
Department: Legal Services
Reports to: Manager Legal Services

Job purpose:
To support the Manager, Legal services in the management of legal affairs of the organization and adequately defend the organization and maintain a vibrant legal/secretarial image.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide legal advice relating to civil disputes and criminal cases, locate, interview and guide witnesses.
  • Conduct legal research for preparation of court cases in which the organization has an interest.
  • Provide necessary information to external lawyers for proper execution of cases in which the organization has interest, attend court sessions and assist in trials.
  • Represent the company in courts of law and tribunals.
  • Represent the company in any labour disputes in line with the Human Resource guidelines and policies.
  • Prepares legal documents on instruction of the supervisor.
  • Interprets legal documents and enlighten staff on relative legal affairs.
  • Prepare and submit weekly, monthly and quarterly reports to supervisor.
  • Attends meetings of all Management committees in the absence of the Manager, Legal services.
  • Attends to correspondences as assigned and any other task as may be assigned from time to time
  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
  • Bachelor of Laws ( Hons)
  • Diploma in Legal practice
  • Two years as enrolled advocate of the High Court
  • Minimum Two (2) years relevant working Experience
Other Competences:
  • Good communication, organization and public relations skills.
  • Good knowledge of basic computer applications.
Job application procedure
Interested candidates should send their application letter, attach certified copies of academic transcripts and certificates and a detailed CV, to reach the address below not later than 24th September 2018.
The Head, Department of Human Resource and Administration
Posta Uganda
P.O. Box 7106

Please Note:

  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered
  • Applications without certified copies of the above stated academic credentials shall not be considered
  • Candidates who do not receive feedback within a month’s time from the deadline should consider their applications unsuccessful