Share this Job

Legal Officer | AMW | Union Place, Sri Lanka

Date: 15-Jul-2021

Location: LK

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

Associated Motorways (Pvt) LTD

No two days are the same at AMW, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognizes and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

As a humble family business that started 70 years ago, AMW is now a fully-owned subsidiary of Al Futtaim Group (AFG) of United Arab Emirates, is one of the pioneers in the Automotive Industry in Sri Lanka.


Key Requirements

  • An Attorney-at-law.
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in court work.
  • Ability to draft all legal documents in relation to commercial transactions.
  • Excellent knowledge & understanding of Corporate Law & Procedure
  • Experience in handling Police and Magisterial inquiries.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in Sinhala and English languages.
  • IT Literacy.


Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Negotiate, draft, review and advise upon, all required legal and contractual documentation.
  • Liaise with external legal counsel for litigation matters.
  • Handle litigation matters of the Company.
  • Lodging police complaints, settling disputes, and resolving grievances and conflicts, or otherwise negotiating with customers and preparing settlement agreements.
  • Preparing legal research.
  • Provide advice in respect of more general commercial matters to business divisions of the company.
  • Handle Notarial work of the Company.

We’re here to provide excellent service but a little help from you can ensure a five-star candidate experience from start to finish.

Before you click “apply”: Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence.

As part of our candidate experience promise, we also want to make ourselves available to you throughout the application process. We make every effort to review and respond to every application.