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Job Description:

Pakistan Single Window (PSW) is a public sector company incorporated by Pakistan Customs under Section 42 of the Companies Act, 2017. It will act as the Operating Entity for development and operation of the Pakistan Singe Window (PSW) system to facilitate imports, exports and transit trade. The Company is headquartered at Islamabad with a site office at Karachi. The PSW Company intends to hire the services of a Corporate Law Consultant/Firm/Legal Advisor. The basic objective of the Legal Advisor is to help achieve compliance with the legal requirements/ obligations and adherence to the requirements of corporate and commercial laws. The Legal Advisor shall provide legal assistance to PSW company for running its day to day affairs involving legal and corporate issues as per the prevalent laws, rules and regulations.

The Company invites applications for the position of Legal Advisor for carrying out the following tasks: – • Provide legal opinion/endorsement/recommendation on day to day business affairs of the Company under Companies Act, 2017 and under other enabling laws of the country;
• Review and legal endorsement and legal vetting of all contracts and agreements of Company, procurement documents prepared by the Company, including but not limited to Pre-Qualification Documents (PQD), Request for Proposal Documents (RFP), Expression of Interest (EOI), Evaluation Criteria, Notification of pre-qualified bidders, and grievance redressal etc.;
• Review and legal endorsement and legal vetting of all contracts and agreements of Company, procurement documents prepared by the Company, including but not limited to Pre-Qualification Documents (PQD), Request for Proposal Documents (RFP), Expression of Interest (EOI), Evaluation Criteria, Notification of pre-qualified bidders, and grievance redressal etc.;
• Provide support in preparation and vetting of Service Level Agreements with various public and private sector stakeholders;
• Review and legal endorsement and legal vetting of Bidding Documents, contracts/ agreements for inviting bids for procurement as per Public Procurement Rules, 2004, notification of successful bidder and assistance in grievance redressal or any other matter incidental thereto;
• Provide legal assistance in the process of contract development, contract management and contract administration, negotiations, legal endorsement of guarantees and signing of contract agreement whether at national or international level etc.
Required qualifications and competencies:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Law/ Bar at Law/ Master’s Degree or foreign qualification in Public Policy, Governance, Legislative Drafting;
• Ten (10) years of post-qualification experience in the legal field on similar projects, procurement or commercial and trade discipline in a relevant organisation (for e.g. legal institution, project-based firm, consultancy firm);
• Enrolment of Pakistan Bar Council as Advocate High Court:
• Expertise in Trade Law, Policy, Rules, Regulations, Civil, Corporate, Criminal, Revenue, Tax and Arbitration issues;
• Preferably prior experience with public sector engagement, international trade and international trade law;
• Excellent and proven written and oral communication and presentation skills in Urdu and English:
Experience in corporate law and knowledge of corporate governance structure will be preferred
Experience of working in organizations providing ICT based solutions for trade facilitation or similar operating environment will bring added value

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Job Detail:

Company: Federal Board of Revenue

Salary:

Expiry Date: 2020-10-23 11:59 PM

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Head Office,Islamabad,Islamabad,45600

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