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Position Associate Attorney
Area Cape Town
Salary R 600, 000 PA
   
Company type Corporate Legal firm - Corporate (Tax) Department
Minimum
requirements
  • Attorney 3+ years post qualification experience
  • Possession of an LLB or B.Comm Accounting from a recognized South African institutions
  • Experience in dealing with contracts especially in a company law environment
  • Experience within an auditing or accounting firm specializing in corporate tax
  • Excellent English language skills
  • Proven track record of marketing / practice development, an advantage

Skills:

Legal Technical skills

Has the legal technical skill to understand the client requirements and deliver a service which is efficient and meets client requirements. Can learn new legal skills and apply theory in a practical manner.

Communication

Able to express ideas clearly, produce documents that have appropriate organisation and structure, correct grammar and language.

Computer Literacy

Proficient in Word and Outlook. Experience in a legal accounting package essential.

 

Personal Attributes:

Work Standards

Sets high goals or standards of performance for self, producing work timeously, accurately and of a consistently high standard.  Must be able to work according to a fee budget.

Planning and organizing

Accurately scopes out the length and difficulty of tasks.  Sets priorities, manages schedules and plans accordingly in a constantly pressurized environment.

Client Focus

Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of clients. Obtains the necessary information from clients and utilizes the information for the delivery of service to the client.  Establishes and maintains effective relationships with clients.  Ability to attract and retain clients.

Organisational awareness

Good business awareness, understanding the implications of events within the organization. Knows how to get things done through formal channels and informal networks.

Genuine interest in tax law related issues and commitment to involvement in this area of law. 

Key performance
  • Drafting commercial contracts, agreements and opinions, especially in Company Tax Law
  • Tax compliance and administration
  • Tax Risk Management
  • Commercially orientated, have business knowledge
  • Client interactions and negotiations
  • Consultations with clients
   
Duration permanent
Equity yes
   
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