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Jobs in Jamaica: Legal Officer

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JOB TITLE: Legal Officer

LOCATION:  National Health Fund, Kingston

DESCRIPTION: Provide legal support, guidance and services to the National Health Fund to assist in the achievement of its strategic objectives and the implementation of its policy initiatives; Represent the Company on legal issues.

QUALIFICATIONS: Attorney-at-Law admitted to practice law in Jamaica; Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB); Certificate in Legal Education; Have a minimum of three years working experience as a practicing Attorney in a Civil Law environment or any equivalent combination of education and experience; Knowledge of the National Health Fund Act; Thorough knowledge of corporate and tax law; Knowledge of the Companies Act; Knowledge of the Public Bodies Management & Accountability Act; Knowledge of the Financial Administration and Audit Act; Ability to provide legal advice to the CEO and the Board; Ability to mediate and achieve consensus; Detail-oriented and flexible; Computer literacy and an appreciation of relevant computer applications

CONTACT INFORMATION: Human Resource Manager, The Towers, 6th Floor, 25 Dominica Drive, Kingston 5. Email: [email protected];
Fax: (876) 906-1105

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 1, 2015

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