Director Of Legal Services - 1 Post

Posted by | August 16, 2018 | Jobs In Tanzania


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Employer: TANZANIA RAILWAYS CORPORATION

Date Published: 2018-08-15
Application Deadline: 2018-08-29 
JOB SUMMARY:
To ensure provision of reliable legal services and guidance to the Corporation as specified and agreed in the corporate strategic plan, Business plan and Service Level Agreements in accordance with the law.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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i.    Provides strategic legal services and assistance;
ii.    Serves as Secretariat to Board meetings;
iii.    Custodian of legal documents and Seal of the Corporation;
iv.    Manages and co-ordinate litigation and other proceedings to which             Corporation is party;
v.    Participates in all negotiations that requires legal expertise;
vi.    Represents the Corporation in court proceedings and quasi-judicial bodies;
vii.    Participates in the preparation of draft legislations, internal policies, rules and regulations;
viii.    Prepares standard contracts to ensure their legal correctness and completeness in consultation with the Attorney General Chambers;
ix.    Coordinates relationships with external providers of legal services on an ongoing basis;
x.    Oversees the proper conduct of business of the Board and provide the Board with legal advice and opinion on matters as may be required;
xi.    Arranges all meetings of the Board and its Committees in consultation of the Director General;
xii.    Coordinates and recommend policies and strategies necessary for the Corporation to undertake its legal mandate in railway business and ensure efficient and effective enforcement of legislations administered by the Corporation;
xiii.    Ensures a consistent review of statutes administered by the Corporation for purpose of effective and efficient railway management;

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xiv.    Advises the Management on the proper interpretation and application of laws and on all agreements and matters in relation to functions of Corporation;
xv.    Coordinates issuance of directives and guidance on drafting of legal instruments, contracts, and ensure proper custody of the Corporation legal documents and seals;
xvi.    Co-operates with relevant Government on all legal matters related to the Corporation;
xvii.    Liaises with the Office of the Attorney General in all matters pertaining to national legal policies, directives and guidelines; and
xviii.    Oversees the operations according to laws, rules and regulations;
xix.    Participate in core strategic plans of the Corporation; and
xx.    Perform any other relevant duties as may be assigned by the Director General.


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QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Master’s Degree in Law or equivalent qualifications from recognized institution plus admission and enrollment as an Advocate of the High Court with working experience of at least twelve (12) years of which five (5) years must be held in managerial positions.
REMUNERATION: Salary Scale Salary Scale: TRCS 13

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