Specialist, Legal Services (Contracts and Advisory) Vacancy at 9mobile Nigeria

Position Title: Specialist, Legal Services (Contracts and Advisory).

Job Station: Lagos State.


Specialist, Legal Services (Contracts and Advisory) job opportunity is available at 9mobile Nigeria for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.

Job Summary

  • Assist in drafting and interpreting contractual agreements and ensure that all contracts entered into by EMTS are consistent with corporate and other relevant laws, rules and regulations.
  • To assist in providing advice to various departments on EMTS  rights, exposures and liabilities on issues as it relates to the provisions of the law and its contracts and transactions.


  • Assist in providing legal advice to assigned departments and divisions on legal issues arising from contracts.
  • Draft contracts and legal agreements including memoranda of understanding (MoUs) or agreement (MoAs), letters of intent and other related documents.
  • Research and proffer opinion on any legal inquiries or issues of a contractual nature arising out of the interpretation and application of contracts and agreements.
  • Assist in ensuring that terms and conditions set out in contractual documentation are legally valid, consistent with EMTS’s policies, rules and regulations, and are in the organisation’s best interest.
  • Participate in drafting and finalizing tender documentation.
  • Assist in litigation by or against contractors or other counterparties arising out of contracts, agreements, or similar documentation.
  • Review documentation and ensure that contracts, agreements and tenders comply with agreed and approved conditions and make recommendations to the Manager, Legal Services.
  • Monitor and respond to feedback from the respective EMTS departments as required.
  • Maintain a database of all contractual documents and related legal documentation.
  • Liaise with relevant units/teams/functions in carrying out all relevant activities.
  • Attend team/divisional/departmental meetings as required.
  • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Manager, Legal Services.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Legal Services.


Educational Requirements

  • First degree in Law.
  • Four (4) to  Six (6) years post NYSC relevant work experience in a Law firm or telecoms environment.

Experience, Skills & Competencies

  • Legal Research
  • Contract Drafting
  • Legislation and Compliance.


  • Problem Solving
  • Communication.


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus.

Apply Before:-

Not Specified.


Interested and qualified candidates should:

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WHO IS 9mobile Nigeria?

9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

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