Legal Officer

Grant Thornton Consulting Limited

Grant Thornton have been retained by their client, Prime Insurance Company Limited to recruit suitably qualifying candidates for the position of Legal officer.

LEGAL OFFICER
Reporting to the Legal Manager, the Legal Officer shall provide support to the Legal Manager.

Main Duties

    • Conducting legal research.
    • Drafting and reviewing documents.
    • Communicating with clients.
    • Liaising with Claims Manager on legal aspects regarding insurance claims.
    • Preparing hearings, trials and mediation meetings.
    • Facilitating and recommending legal claims settlement for approval.
    • Organizing and maintaining files.

Personal Attributes

    • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
    • Attention to details.
    • Knowledge of law in particular insurance law and Road Traffic Act of Malawi.
    • High ethical standards, honest and results oriented.
    • Confident and decisive.
    • Pleasant personalily.

Qualification and Skills

    1. Be a holder of a degree in Law (LLB). Those with experience and insurance knowledge will have an added advantage.
    2. Should have work experience of not less than 3 years.

Remuneration
The position offers a remuneration package and benefits commensurate with its seniority, level of skills and experience.

How to apply

Interested persons who meet the minimum requirements outlined above may forward applications in person, by post or email to the address below, to be received no later than close of business on Friday 3rd February 2023.

Applications must be accompanied by:

    • A concise letter, outlining how the applicant meets the requirements for the position, and providing written consent to be subjected to whatever probity and reference checks deemed necessary;
    • A detailed curriculum vitae:
    • Certified copies of academic qualifications;
    • Certified copy of valid national identity document/passport;
    • Proof that you have a practicing license and
    • Details of three contactable referees.

Please note applications that do not meet all the requirements specified above will not be considered. Only shortlisted applications will be acknowledged.

Executive Search
Grant Thornton Consulting Limited
P O Box 508
Blantyre. Malawi
Email: [email protected]