Thursday, December 04, 2014

Legal Officer Grade I - I Post

Iringa Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (IRUWASA) has the duty of providing portable water and sanitation services at affordable prices to the residents of Iringa Municipality for enhancing their health and quality of life.

In order to achieve the compact objectives, IRUWASA now seeks applications from suitably qualified Tanzanians who are self motivated, hardworking, honest and committed to their work to fill the following positions:-

Position:  Legal Officer Grade I ( I Post)

Reports to: Managing Director

i.    Prepares legal documents (Contracts, Deeds, etc)
ii.    Prepares pleadings.
iii.    Participates in negotiations with outside parties.
iv.    Provides legal advice to the Authority.
v.    Provides legal opinion on matters relating to probates and administration.
vi.    Appears and litigates cases in Courts of Law.
vii.    Assigns indexes, files, register authority notices and all other legal documents and ensure their safe custody.
viii.    Compiles relevant evidence for Court cases involving the Authority.
ix.    Attends registration of all legal documents and probate matters.
x.    Manage all Authority legal related dealings/ matters

Qualifications and Working Experience
Holder of Bachelor Degree in Law from a recognized Institution plus a successful one year internship or Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice issued by Law School of Tanganyika with 3 years of working experience in a relevant position.
He or She should be computer literate and a registered Advocate and Notary Public of High Court and Subordinate Courts.

According to IRUWASA Salary Scale: IWAS 7 = (1,200,000.00).

Tenure of Appointment
Appointment will be on contractual terms (three years) renewable upon good
performance of the employee.

i. All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania. and not above the age of 45 years.
ii. Application letter should be handwritten.
iii. Applicants must attach an up-to date Curriculum Vitae (CV) with reliable contacts, postal          address, e-mail and telephone/mobile numbers.
iv. Applicants should indicate names and contact addresses of at least three referees.
v. Applicants must attach their relevant copies of relevant Academic
vi. Certificates, Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates and Birth Certificate. .
vii. Applicants who retired from the Public Service for whatever reasons should not apply.
viii. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview.
On top of the envelope applicant should mark the post he/she is applying for.

CLOSING DATE: Application letters should reach the undersigned not later than 3rd January 2015

Applications should be addressed to:-
The Managing Director,
lringa Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority,
P.O. BOX 570,

NOTE: Women Are Highly Encouraged To Apply.

Source: Mwananchi, 3rd December 2014