Assistant Legal Officer 1

Assistant Legal Officer

Malawi Housing Corporation

The Malawi Housing Corporation, a statutory Corporation established by the Malawi Housing Corporation Act (cap.32.02) of the Laws of Malawi is looking for suitably qualified, dynamic and experienced individual to fill the following vacant position existing in its establishment.

Position : Assistant Legal Officer
Location : Head Office

Key Duties and Responsibilities
a) Conducting legal research and opinion
b) Drafting legal documents and correspondences
c) Attending pre-hearing and mediation sessions
d) Chasing and collecting debts
e) Preparing reports
f) Allocating work and appraising staff

Qualifications and Work Experience
• Diploma in Law
• Minimum three (3) year`s work experience in a busy organization

Skills and Abilities
• Ability to work under pressure
• Good drafting and analytical skills
• Ability to understand and interpret the relevant regulations
• Attention to detail
• Multi-tasking skills and ability to meet deadlines
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Team player
• Self-starter and Proactive

Method of Application
Application letters together with detailed Curriculum Vitae (CVs) including three traceable referees and copies of certificates in sealed envelope clearly marked ‘Application for the post applied for’ should be sent to:

The Acting Chief Executive Officer
Malawi Housing Corporation
P.O BOX 414
BLANTYRE

And should be dropped in a Box marked ‘application letters’ at MHC Head Office, Reception or be posted to the above address.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 17th September, 2021