Sea Harvest: Legal Assistant (Graduate) - Cape Town

Legal Assistant (Graduate) Company: Sea Harvest Location: Cape Town, Western Cape Closing Date 29 January 2021

Job Details Department Corporate Finance Minimum experience Not Applicable Company primary industry Fishery Job functional area Legal Contract term 12 EE Status Only open to EE candidates Job Description Role Purpose Sea Harvest is seeking to appoint a legal graduate to join the Group Company Secretariat and Legal Department. This is an excellent opportunity for a newly qualified legal graduate or post-articles candidate who wants to learn and grow within an established company. In addition to legal exposure, this role will provide the candidate with exposure to compliance and governance related competencies. Key Performance Areas:

  • Drafting and vetting of legal agreements

  • Monitoring changes in legislation impacting the Company and ensuring that the business is kept abreast of new legislative developments

  • Providing assistance to the Company Secretary on company secretarial-related matters

  • Performing a variety of other legally oriented tasks and duties as assigned


  • LLB Degree or equivalent

  • Completed Articles would be advantageous

Key Competencies

  • Detail-oriented and highly organised with a strong work ethic

  • Ability to learn and implement in the legal function of the business

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently, collaborate with teammates, with tenacity to deliver on all commitments

  • Willingness to learn new skills and receive direction and feedback

  • Strong writing skills and attention to detail

  • Interest in corporate law advantageous

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