Senior Legal Officer

Ultima Limited

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Ultima Limited is a production company. Ultima Limited's legal team works within prodcution, broadcasting, commercial and online businesses. there is a huge variety of legal responsibilites, all working to deliver high profile, creative projects and initiatives.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Applicants must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and must have been called to the Nigerian Bar.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES 

Duties of a Senior Legal Officer will include but not limited to the following; 

  • Developing and maintaining a network of relationships across Ultima and externally to ensure a ‘joined up’ approach to the provision of legal services.
  • Negotiating and contracting arrangements, including in relation to digital products, physical products, live events and ticketed consumer attractions;
  • Updating the business on regulatory developments;
  • Carrying out chain of title analysis and negotiating acquisition of necessary rights to enable business deals to proceed;
  • Dealing with third party partner and supplier issues as they arise for the Commerce business; and
  • Working collaboratively across Ultima on strategic projects and compliance.

The successful candidate will be required to predominantly support on agreements, data protection and regulatory matters. 

EXPERIENCE AND SKILL 

  • Applicant must have at least five years post call experience in commercial matters.
  • Applicant must have practiced in a commercial law firm and participated in commercial litigation for at least 3 years. 
  • Applicant must have a practical understanding of contract and intellectual property law.
  • Applicant must have experience of leading on the negotiation and drafting of key commercial contracts.
  • Applicant must be an exceptional team player who can command respect at all levels of the business areas they support.
  • Applicant must have experience of working in a deadline driven environment.
  • Applicant must have the ability to take a practical, sensible approach and find commercial solutions to meet the objectives of the business.
  • Applicant must have strong communication abilities to interact with colleagues and clients.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Individual must be results oriented, highly self-motivated, be able to work independently, and as part of a team and have demonstrated organizational and time management skills.

PERKS

  • A competitive base salary.
  • Top-notch benefits which include medical and pension.
  • Holiday allowance.

 

 

Summary

Company

Ultima Limited

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Lagos

Specialization

Legal

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

Degree

Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years

Salary

₦200.00 ‐ ₦250.00 per month

Application Deadline

2 weeks from now