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Assistant Legal Counsel & University Secretary


AUPP’s Office of the Legal Counsel provides legal advice to senior management, faculties, departments and administrative units on all issues with legal implications affecting the University. AUPP’s Office of the Legal Counsel (1) advises on applicable laws and legal compliance requirements and addresses a wide range of legal and policy matters (from corporate and business laws, to employment law and intellectual property, and policy drafting and reviews); (2) assists in the preparation of and provides advice about University policies, procedures, legal documents or any matter having legal significance in the management and operations of the University; and (3) provides advice to the University about risk mitigation. The Assistant Legal Counsel will directly report to the University Head of Legal Counsel and assist in providing legal advice on existing and new laws and legal compliance requirements, reviewing and negotiating agreements, managing dispute resolution matters. The Assistant Legal Counsel will also assist on policy development matters and help manage the university administrative policies and procedures platform.

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To Apply:

To apply, please submit the following documents to the Human Resources Office via [email protected] and our online job application form:

Chat to Recruitment team via (069 99 00 23)

We would appreciate it if you could use the designation: “[Assistant Legal Counsel & University Secretary] – Applicant Full Name” in the subject line.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Inquiries can be directed to the email provided.