Nigerian Stock Exchange Recruitment 2018/2019 | Latest Jobs In Nigeria.
Nigerian Stock Exchange Recruitment 2018, the Nigerian Stock Exchange is currently welcoming suitable and qualified applications from interesting individuals on their ongoing Nigerian Stock Exchange Recruitment 2018/2019. Deadline for submission of application is 14th August, 2018.
Below are the vacant positions available::
Job Title: Legal Manager – Intellectual Property & Technology
Report to: Head, Legal Department
Division: Shared Services Division
Department: Legal Department
Grade: Legal Manager IPT
Estimated Date Of Resumption: Monday, September 24, 2018
The Exchange offers listing and trading services, licensing services, market data solutions, ancillary technology services, and more. It is an open, professional and vibrant exchange, connecting Nigeria, Africa and the world.
The Exchange needs a consummate legal professional with a strong personality, good people management skills, and the ability to work as a team player to support the Division and assist it to manage its legal risk.
The individual would be required to have a thorough understanding of The Exchange’s policies, overall mission and strategy, as well as a strong legal background, including stellar academic credentials.
The Legal Department is within the Legal and Regulation Division of The Exchange.
Minimizing the exposure of The Exchange and its subsidiaries to legal liabilities as it relates to IP and Technology. Ensuring compliance of the enterprise with all applicable laws, and providing sound legal advice on legal obligations and implications on the enterprise’s business conduct, transactions and policies as it relates to IP and Technology
Drafting documents as it relates to legal issues regarding IP and Technology
Supervising and training junior attorneys who work with you
Participating as representative of the legal function in Committees and Projects across the enterprise as they relate to legal issues regarding IP and Technology
Supporting the business in finding creative ways to meet organizational objectives
Relating as one of the representatives of The Exchange with various Government agencies, including The Exchange’s regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria
Ensuring KPIs are met
Ensuring cost effective service provision for all services provided by the Legal Department in accordance with SLAs
Drafting, reviewing and advising in a qualitative manner legal documentation of all types, including simple and very complex contracts within agreed timeframes in respect of IP and Technology related agreements
Providing enterprise wide legal support on a myriad of issues in a timely and qualitative manner especially as it relates to legal issues regarding Intellectual Property (“IP”) and Technology
Providing legal opinions and advice as requested by other employees of The Exchange and the Council of The Exchange as it relates to legal issues regarding IP and Technology. Providing legal advisory services to the Council, Council Committees, and subsidiaries of The Exchange as it relates to legal issues regarding IP and Technology
Managing the IP portfolio of The Exchange to be in line with best practice and International Standards
Managing the technology Agreements of The Exchange and shaping the direction of The Exchange’s technology Agreements to be in Line with best practice and international standards. Attending meetings with third parties and stakeholders regarding the IP portfolio and technology agreements of The Exchange
Qualifications and Experience
Minimum of 2:1 in University
A law degree with 7-10 years’ experience and at least 1 year of managerial experience
Strong understanding of securities laws and a good understanding of laws affecting the capital markets, NSE rules and CAMA
Masters’ Degree in Law.
Knowledge of intellectual property, and technology related agreements.