Jobs at RWANDA ACADEMY OF LANGUAGE AND CULTURE : Legal Affairs Officer ( Deadline: 17 May 2018 )
Drafting the legal texts regarding the Academy and deliver legal opinions argued on texts of laws, instructions, regulations and procedures;Provide Legal opinions on cases or dossiers and contracts engaging the Academy; Analyse contentious files and/or request emanating from users or agents of the Academy and propose solutions with compentent authorities;Deal with legal issues, providing legal advice on contractual, staff, financial and institutional matters to ensure their compliance with applicable laws, instructions, regulations and procedures;Advise management on the validity and conformity of procedures with the standing/applicable laws and regulations and seek for legal texts related to these requests; Monitor the implementation and facilitate the interpretation of applicable laws, instructions and procedures; Follow legal texts or in lawful matter submitted to Cabinet of Ministers or the Parliament; Prepare a monthly, quarterly and annual report of activities; Undertake such other duties commensurate with the post as requested by RALC authorities.
AO in Law
Knowledge and technical skills required :
– High analytical and problem solving skills;
– Legal research and analysis in complex areas of law;
– Knowledge of Substantive Law and Legal Procedures;
– Decision making skills;
– Experience in contract drafting and negotiation;
– Excellent communication skills;
– Very effective organization skills;
– Team working skills;
– Computer skills;
– Fluent in Kinyarwanda, English and/or French.