Legal Expert (Legal Services) forMoMP/ Legal Services Department

  Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1033
Date Posted:Jul 30, 2017
Reference:MoMP/ Legal Expert (Legal Services)
Closing Date:Aug 9, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Law
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP):

Founded:  

Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is an enabler of the sector’s development and steward of all mineral and hydrocarbon resources through the implementation of international best practice, policies, regulations and procedures to encourage environmentally and socially acceptable private investment. It is the responsibility of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum to ensure progress in research, exploration, development, and exploitation of both minerals and hydrocarbons. The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum approach is to create the highest level of ministerial competence, promote clear and transparent investment opportunities through modern laws, regulation and policies; and develop a progressive and inviting fiscal regime.

Job Summary:

Review of all laws, regulations, procedures, contracts and agreements, and provide strong answers. Study and provide strong and justifiable answers to the notice and inquiries addressed by any legislative and justice authorities. Solve all legal issues related to work and job affairs of the office. Have sufficient knowledge of mining and petroleum legal framework and related laws and regulations. Identify potential legal problems; perform comparative research and critical analysis, make recommendations for making policy, law, procedure, or legislative changes, as appropriate, under the legal directorate. Analyze any official letter, and any relevant documents interns of legal aspect.

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Responsible for solving/advising overall legal issues of the directorate.
2. Manage, file, revision, storage and security of all legal documents.
3. Participate in meetings as assigned by the directorate.
4. Review of all laws, regulations, procedures, contracts and agreements, and provide strong answers.
5. Study and provide strong and justifiable answers to the notice and inquiries addressed by any legislative and justice authorities.
6. Solve all legal issues related to work and job affairs of the office.
7. Have sufficient knowledge of mining and petroleum legal framework and related laws and regulations
8. Identify potential legal problems; perform comparative research and critical analysis, make recommendations for making policy, law, procedure, or legislative changes, as appropriate, under the legal directorate.
9. Analyze any official letter, and any relevant documents interns of legal aspect.
10. Any other tasks assigned by the directorate and ministry.

Job Requirement:


University degree in law or related subject; Master’s preferable.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in related field.

Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills

Able to produce reports and other standards documents up to a professional standard Fluency in English (written and spoken), Pashto and Dari, local language proficiency is desirable.

organizational and planning skills

communication skills

information gathering and monitoring skills

problem analysis and problem solving skills

judgment and decision-making ability

initiative

confidentiality

team member

attention to detail and accuracy

adaptability

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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