Legal – Resource Person - Bengaluru


Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Drafting and reviewing contracts and agreements - MoU’s, agreements, vendor agreements for purchase of products/services, lease agreements, sale agreements with respect to purchase of land, construction agreements

  • Driving pro-active compliance under various statutes applicable to the Foundation – Shops and Establishments, Contract Labor Act, Right to Information, Right to Education

  • Driving all applicable compliance requirement for Azim Premji Schools

  • Developing standard contract templates for the Foundation

  • Develop and publish compliance scorecard on a periodic basis

  • Orchestrating due diligence and documentation for all land and construction transactions across the country including working closely with local lawyers in places of land acquisition

  • Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding operations

  • Liaison with external counsel where required to obtain legal opinion

  • Handling litigation matters

  • Coordinating secretarial matters – board resolutions and minutes

Qualification and experience

  • LL.B from a reputed institution

  • Good drafting skills

  • Good knowledge of law relating to contract and property

  • Good understanding of business processes

Skills and attributes

  • High self-drive and confidence

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills

  • Good negotiation skills and problem solving skills.

  • Aggressive commitment and customer orientation

  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity