Company: Bytes System Integration
Employment Equity: African, Indian or Coloured
Other Languages Required 1:
Other Languages Required 2:
Number of Openings: 1
Job Vacancy Type: Permanent
Contract Duration: N/A
Minimum Experience Required: 7 - 10 Years
Minimum Education Required: Degree
Qualifications Required: LLB
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To effectively and efficiently manage the Legal portfolio for Bytes Systems Integration, a Division of Altron TMT (Pty) Ltd (“the Company”), as seconded to the Company by the legal division of Altron Group Services.
To provide legal advice and direction to the division within the organisation. Network within legal community
IT Infrastructure, systems and networks
• Liaise with relevant Altron companies to ensure that where legal risks have been identified, appropriate courses of action have been taken. • Review progress of outstanding litigation and liaise with and manage external lawyers;
• Minimize the spend on external legal service providers;
• Negotiate favourable rates with external legal service providers;
• Limit exposure to legal costs, penalties and damages by providing sound legal advice;
• Review and when necessary ensure rectification of invoices from external legal service providers
• To provide professional, pragmatic and commercially orientated legal advice.
• Acceptable turnaround times taking all circumstances into account.
• To foster good relationships with internal clients and their legal requirements, by having regular communications and meetings with clients.
• LLB Professional Qualifications
• Relevant to the Legal profession Experience
• 7+ years' experience in the Legal Corporate environment
• ICT and Telecoms related experience
• General Legal and Commercial experience,
• Proven experience in giving accurate and effective legal counsel
• Adding value to an organisation by developing contracts that will mitigate risks and penalties Other requirements