Subscribe:  Mail Alerts Get Job Alerts



Legal Advisor

Job Category:
Legal
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Positions:
1
Company Name:
KalSoft Limited
City/Location:
Karachi
Country:
Pakistan
Posted On:
18 September, 2008
Last Date to apply:
31 October, 2008
Experience in years
2 to 4
Description:
 

Company Introduction:

KalSoft is well-known in the market arena as an IT Solutions Provider that has bought about change and awareness within a short span of time through its specialized range of products and services. It has developed into leading IT Company in the public and private sector and also has Premier Microsoft Gold Certified Partner recognition with it. We have subsidiaries based in the U.A.E., Oman, and Lahore, and operate in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom and the United States through our partners. We have achieved an ISO 9001:2000 certification and are the first SEI-CMMI Maturity Level 3 apprised IT Company of Pakistan.

Job Description: 

The Legal Advisor based in KalSoft HQ is available to all relevant teams within KalSoft for legal advice and assistance. All legal documents signed by KalSoft Globally must be authorized by the Legal Advisor before they are inked. All changes in existing agreements must also be authorized by the Legal Advisor before they are inked. The Legal Advisor is also responsible for maintain a complete record of all KalSoft contracts and legal documents at the head office. The main duties of the legal advisor include the following:

  • Responsible for legal assistance to all relevant departments with KalSoft on sales contracts, partnership agreements, non disclosure agreements, memorandum of understandings, alliance agreements, end user license agreements, acquisition agreements and other legal documents.
  • To coordinate with approved external legal consultants for advice / issues / improvements related to KalSoft contracts and agreements.
  • Act as the single point of contact of KalSoft for external legal consultants.
    Maintain a complete repository at KalSoft HQ of all legal documents that are signed worldwide.
  • Maintain a complete repository of management approved contract templates and other legal documents for commonly occurring scenarios.
  • Keep all relevant teams up to date with the latest management approved legal documents and templates.
  • Must keep updated on relevant international laws for contracts in international countries.
    Authorize relevant teams and give go ahead for the signing of all legal documents as per the defined process within KalSoft HQ.
  • Make sure that KalSoft’s interests are safeguarded in all legal documents that are authorized and approved.
  • Coordinate with management in KalSoft HQ for approvals for changes in contracts or for terms that could go against KalSoft’s interests.
  • Ensure that KalSoft’s interests are represented to the customer.
    Vet and Authorize changes in legal agreements from teams that are administering contracts and legal documents.
  • Manage the dispute resolution process.
  • Manage upwards’ to ensure that senior management are informed about issues before they escalate, and can intervene as appropriate.

Other Requirement:

  • LLB/LLM
  • Must have experience of developing Software Contracts
  • Must have experience of dealing with Legal Agreements
  • Excellent English Communication Skills
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  • MS Office, Windows, Internet (Medium)

You will enjoy:

  • Competitive Remuneration Packages
  • Performance Based Annual Bonuses
  • Provident Fund
  • Medicaland Healthcare Insurance
  • Well Structured Career Path
  • Ample Opportunities for Career Growth
  • On-Going Feedback and Coaching
  • Personal Development & Growth
  • Comprehensive Annual Leaves
  • Congenial & Pleasant Working Environment