Senior Legal Advisor

Website eThekwini Municipality

Job Description:

To provide legal advisory services, employment law services, litigation services, prosecution services, legislative drafting services, legal compliance services and guide the municipality in performing its constitutional and statutory duties.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Guides the Municipality in performing its constitutional, statutory and common law duties.
  • Provides legislative and administrative drafting services for the Municipality.
  • Institutes, defends and conducts litigation in the Lower Courts, Labour and High Courts, Supreme Court of Appeals and Constitutional Courts.
  • Conducts prosecution service for Council.
  • Provide Employment Law support to Municipality.
  • Provides legal advisory services to ALL Municipal service units.

Job Requirements:

  • Oral Communication.
  • 5 years’ legal experience.
  • Advocacy / Negotiation.
  • Valid motor vehicle driving license.
  • Degree in Law (NQF Level 7) or equivalent. Admitted as an Attorney or Advocate.
  • Computer Literacy: MS Office.
  • Written Communication / Drafting.

Job Details:

Company: eThekwini Municipality

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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