General Legal Counsel (director): Procurement, Supply Chain, Logistics, Sandton

Last update 2024-02-25
Expires 2024-03-25
ID #2003938985
General Legal Counsel (director): Procurement, Supply Chain, Logistics, Sandton
South Africa, Gauteng, Sandton,
Modified January 23, 2024



General Legal Counsel

role is responsible for

several business operations

including Procurement, Supply chain and Customer operations/logistics across

global regions

including Africa, Middle East and Turkey, North Africa and Israel.

Reporting to the global General Counsel Business Operations Head the focus of the role is on:
Supporting, as

LEGAL BUSINESS PARTNER , the management as a senior lawyer of outsourced or insourced legal team supports conducting the following work areas in the regions of focus:

Sanctions compliance structuring.
Logistics and warehouse services projects and regional logistics supply contracts;
Contract manufacturing contracts, the termination of existing contract manufacturing relationships;
Capex (e.g. new or extended factories, laboratories or offices, equipment orders, engineering services orders);
Asset light (factory sale and long-term service agreement) deals;
Law-compliance focused GHG, SUSO and sustainability initiatives;
Logistics contracts and arrangements;
Renewable energy / renewable power projects (capex, PPAs etc.)
International sales of materials and / or goods contracts;
Management of claims and litigation for supply chain matters within the work scopes above

Experience, Qualifications and SUCCESS FACTORS for the role:
Academic degree in Law, current bar qualification in any relevant jurisdiction
10+ years of experience in legal advisory and drafting work.
Strong English language drafting and legal advisory skills.
Strong demonstrated business acumen.
Ability to argue with conviction simpler points at-table.
Experience of leading to completion, drafting and review of complex contracts within the Work areas mentioned above.
An exceptional ability to collaborate and communicate with others, both internally and externally.
Sound cross-cultural skills, emotional maturity.
Ability to handle multiple assignments and manage major projects to successful completion.
Ability to work with both colleagues and internal clients across multiple time zones and jurisdictions.
This role can be based in Sandton (Gauteng) or La Lucia (KZN), South Africa.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: General legal counsel (director): procurement, supply chain, logistics

⇐ Previous job

Next job ⇒     


Contact employer

    Quick search:


    Type city or region