Contract Officer at Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company
- Job Type: Full Time
- Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
- Experience: 4 years
- Location: Lagos
- City: Ikeja
- Job Field: Law / Legal
- This role is responsible for drafting, negotiating, structuring, interpreting, executing, and/or administering contractual documents and facilitates risk/benefit analysis.
- Support in drafting and reviewing of all bidding and contract related documents.
- Track of all standard documents released by government authorities.
- Oversee the entire contract management activities starting with bid process management including RFQ, RFP, tender invitation, techno –commercial evaluation, etc.
- Assist in commercial negotiation – After evaluation, the bidders are negotiated for a better price.
- Anticipate/spot legal and business issues in contracts and direct them to the attention of the Contracts & Corporate Advisory Lead and the user department, taking into account the practical business goals of the Company.
- Supervise preparation of purchase order once supplier is finalized.
- Provide support during contract period, keeps a tab on important parameters and raise alarms in case of any deviations.
- Undertake legal verification of contract documents & settlement of dispute.
- Maintain a deep understanding of contract templates, contracts policy, legal risk and liability, and company position on various matters.
- Maintain and ensure that the contracts register is up to date.
- Prepares contracts for internal review and approval and ensures compliance with company policies as well as applicable laws or regulations
- Interprete contracts and advises the company of contractual responsibilities.
- Independently handle and negotiate simple agreements, such as confidential disclosure, material transfer and standard service agreements.
- Oversee Service Level Agreement Compliance
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Law
- At least 4 years’ experience in contracts management from a reputable organisation.
- Contract Management
- Legal Drafting
- Legal Advisory
- Stakeholder Management
- Communication and Interpersonal Relations
- Problem Solving and Decision Making
- Managing Resources
- Business Focus
- Strategic thinking
Method of Application
Interested and qualified? Go to Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company on 188.8.131.52 to apply