ABIG Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

ABIG Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 219547

Category: Legal
Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Career Level: Junior Level (1+ - 2 years experience)
Employment Type: Full time

Job Description

Major/core Activities of the Job

  • Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; confirming case status.
  • Helps develop cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; generating status reports.
  • Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for mediation conferences; preparing pleadings; monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; organizing materials for team case review.
  • Enhances trial proceedings by organizing evidence; scheduling witnesses; ensuring that witnesses are ready when needed; taking courtroom notes.
  • Prepares and renders opinions, legal advice or comments on legal issues/queries concerning the operations of any of the Company offices & departments;
  • Prepares and/or reviews contracts/agreements, other legal documents
  • Conducts research and analysis of the pertinent laws, legal doctrines, principles and precedents applicable thereto;
  • Assisting the operational departments in preparing of reply to legal notices received.
  • Review all customer, employee and client complaints and suits to identify trends that may indicate potential legal risks that need attention.
  • Keep management abreast of all new laws and regulations that may have implication to the Company
  • Recommends legal actions and gives advice to the Company and its employees on matters of law concerning office operations to ensure that company activities are in strict compliance with
    new and existing legislations;
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Performs other duties as may be deemed necessary

    Job Requirements

    Required Competencies

  • Reporting Skills, Research Skills, Legal Administration Skills, Litigation, Client Relationships,
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in the English language
  • Spelling, proofreading skills and attention to detail
  • Experience with Microsoft Office packages
  • Professional manner, integrity and a willingness to accept responsibility and to produce quality work output within quick turnaround times
  • Energetic, eager and positive work outlook with an ability to manage multiple tasks to achieve results
  • Confidentiality, Dependability, Client Confidentiality
  • Desire to work as part of a small, informal legal team to achieve success
  • Previous experience in a similar role in a corporate /commercial / labour law environment is preferable
  • Speaking Afan Oromo is more preferable


  • Law graduate (LLB) ,at least two years’ work experience on similar responsibilities

    How to Apply

    Only candidates meeting the required qualifications are invited to send their application letter and CV through the following address:
    Email: recruitment@askuplc.com and/or through www.ethiojobs.net

    Please mention the specific Position you are applying for on the subject line of your

    email, candidates who do not follow the application instruction will not be considered

    N.B. Candidates are encouraged to only apply online.

    ABIG Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

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