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Legal Assistant needed at CBRE Excellerate

Job title : Legal Assistant

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : 18-May-24

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Main purpose / objective of the position:

To assist in the co-ordination of all legal matters for the Portfolio. Provide advisory services internally and to the client.

Operational Deliverables:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in dealing with various authorities relevant to the Property Industry.
  • Create or edit legal documents and correspondence on behalf of the Legal Advisor.
  • Responsible for conducting a variety of research, administrative and organisational tasks to support the Legal Advisor.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in dealing with various matters relevant to Lease and Data Management and the Property industry as a sector.
  • Assist in drafting, reviewing and vetting lease agreements, including Power Supply Agreements within the various Business Units in the Portfolio.
  • Assist in drafting, reviewing and vetting commercial and storage agreements, including Antenna, Masts and ground leases agreements.
  • Assist in drafting, reviewing and vetting legal documents, including breach notices, letters of demand, acknowledgement of debt agreements.
  • Assist in providing and/or facilitating delivery of legal advice, guidance, and support to enable the business to achieve its business imperatives.
  • Assist in responding and finalising letters of demands, notices, etc.
  • Assist the Legal Advisor in drafting of meeting minutes.

 Decision-making authority:

  • Works within the broad framework of existing policies and guidelines, as amended from time to time.
  • Required to work strictly within prescribed rules, routines & standards.

Experience / Education:

  • LLB degree.
  • Admitted Attorney with a minimum of 1-2 years post admission experience.
  • Experience in corporate /commercial law, preferably with experience in landlord / tenant litigation.
  • Commercial insight into management and monitoring of legal risk.
  • Strong commercial legal drafting skills.

PC and Functional Skills Required:

  • Typing, Computer literacy: (Advanced MS Office, MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint)

Competencies Required:

  • Professional & Comprehensive communication and influencing,
  • Planning and Organising,
  • Analytical Thinking,
  • Problem-solving (queries and reconciliations),
  • Decision making,
  • Financial and Business Acumen,
  • Attention to detail and Accuracy,
  • Performance Focus (productivity and daily planning),
  • Customer / Client Focused,
  • Able to handle high-pressure environment

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