Heineken Breweries SC Assistant Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

Heineken Breweries SC Assistant Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 217557

Category: Legal
Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: organizations scale

Job Description

Job purpose:

The Assistant Attorney is in charge of overseeing court cases engaged by the company. He/she will safeguard the company reputation by securing that the company strictly follows National laws, regulations and Heineken Business Code of Conduct/policies.

Moreover, he/she is expected to give legal advice to the different functions or management team about all relevant issues.

Key responsibilities

1. Handling Court Cases

  • Consistently follow up schedule, represent the company on trial hearings, court appearances, and monitor cases related to any judicial organ.
  • Prepare all documents required to file and defend cases.
  • Negotiate the company cases favorably and cost-effectively.
  • Proper Reporting and Documentation of court cases or other legal encounters.

    2. Management of internal and external stakeholders

  • Working closely with Corporate Affairs department on stakeholder’s management.
  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (Police, Intellectual property office, external lawyers, Trade and Investment authorities etc.), creating relations of trust.

    3. Handling Compliance Issues

  • Counseling- Communicating with different functions
    to learn about their legal needs and concerns and providing them with legal best practice or advice.
  • Monitor the compliance of Heineken Code of Business Conduct and Policies.
  • Draft and review contracts, MOU’s or any other agreements, which are necessary to the business.
  • Apply effective risk management skills and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues.
  • Staying informed about current legislation and Legal updates that might affect the company’s business


    There will be a high need of travel required for this work, as the job requires the employee to represent the company at various regions of the country. This might reach up to relocation of the employee’s office to Bedele brewery.

    Job Requirements

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Education- Bachelor’s degree or above in the field of Law
  • Experience- 2 years and above proven experience or expertise as a legal counsel, in business environment.
  • Language- Excellent in Amharic, Oromifa and English languages.

    How to Apply

    We invite all candidates meeting the required qualifications to send your updated CV through hk@ethiojobs.net by mentioning the job title in the subject or through online www.ethiojobs.net

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted

    Heineken Breweries SC Assistant Attorney Jobs in Ethiopia

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