Legal & Compliance Lead

Who We Are;ALISTAIR is one of East and Southern Africas fastest growing service companies, providing a variety of self-delivered logistics solutions with core competencies in road freight, warehousing, customs clearance and operational hire of material handling equipment. Alistair James, an American who has worked in the region for years, founded the Group in . The business has gone from strength to strength, growing quickly in both its geographical coverage and variety of services offered to clients. At the moment, the Group employees over personnel, delivers services across fourteen countries and is poised for significant further expansion.The Compliance Lead is a new position which will be based within the newly established transaction hub in Johannesburg. 1. Accountabilities & Responsibility AreasEntity ComplianceOrganize legal requirements for new and existing companies of Alistair GroupOversee the annual returns for all registered entitiesMaintain, open and close entities as requiredEnsure compliance with individual government regulations and agencies in each jurisdictionEnsure all paperwork for company vehicles and assets are in place and up to dateHRMake sure all contracts have the same format and are compliant for each jurisdictionOversee the disciplinary procedures for each geographyFollow up on the ongoing court casesChampion the creation of relevant HR Policies, reviews and auditsContractsReview and adjust terms and conditionsReview of any contracts and leases in order to identity potential areas of exposureFormulate a suite of in-house standard contracts, non-disclosure agreements, etcExternal relationshipsManage external lawyers and legal consultants as and when required2. Formal Training/EducationA minimum of University Graduate Degree in LawQualified lawyer and/or MBA a plus3. Knowledge/Skills & ExperienceSelf-motivatedAttention to detail, deadline and process oriented, effective organizational skillsProven experience working in a similar capacity, ideally managing several jurisdictionsAmbition to serve as a key member of a growing businessExcellent communication skills. By completing your details and clicking Submit Application you consent to Alistair Group processing your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy.Powered by JazzHR
Johannesburg, GT, ZA