Location: Kochi/Trivandrum
Experience: 2 – 5 years experience as an in house lawyer in any IT/ITES company

Qualification : LLB

Job Role: In-house lawyer

Job Description

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts with vendors and to the extent required, with
    customers.
  • Drafting and reviewing all other required documents.
  • Manage all housekeeping activities of the Legal Department like file maintenance (both hardcopy
    and softcopy), and maintain and manage templates.
  • Provide advisory services to internal stakeholders.
  • Manage legal compliances as required by the organization.
  • Maintain and manage liability insurance covers for the organization
  • Conduct research and provide understanding to the organization of external best practices and
    Innovative trends to apply them in the organization.
  • Educate the stakeholders on amendments to laws that have a direct impact on the organization.
  • Devise and implement a process for the Legal Department.
  • To adhere to ISMS policies and procedures
    – ▪ To report incidents if any non adherence occurs
    – ▪ To ensure safe custody of assets under his/her responsibility
    – ▪ To make and improve awareness among team members

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts and other documents with vendors, customers, and
    other internal stakeholders.
  • Maintain and manage file repository of both customers and vendors (both soft copy and hard
    copy).
  • Provide advisory services to stakeholders.
  • Maintain and manage Liability Insurance covers.
  • Devise and implement legal process and conduct research on external best practices and advise
    the stakeholders appropriately.
  • Provide advisory services in respect of changes in laws or regulations that impact the organization.

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Legal and logical thinking.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to work through processes.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; good knowledge of MS Word and Excel.
  • Must maintain confidentiality.
  • Self motivated