Head of Corporate Affairs / Legal Manager at Greater Washington Capital Limited

Greater Washington Capital Limited – GWX is a 2nd, 3rd & 4th party consumer-oriented supply chain management company with core competence in courier delivery service, haulage, logistics, air cargo services, service quality audit, third party verification, international businesses and customs clearing & handling. Currently we are the General Sales Agent for Turkish Airlines, Discovery Air & Aero Contractors and the cargo consolidator for Dana Airlines, etc. We provide globally integrated end-to-end solutions tailored to our customers’ needs on a world class technology platform.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Corporate Affairs / Legal Manager

Location: Opebi / Ikeja – Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Head of Corporate Affairs:

  • Develop and execute comprehensive corporate affairs strategies aligned with the organization’s goals and values.
  • Manage corporate communications activities, including media relations, press releases, speeches, and other external communications.
  • Cultivate and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders, including government officials, regulatory bodies, industry associations, and community organizations.
  • Lead public relations efforts to promote the organization’s brand, products, and services through various channels, including traditional media, digital platforms, and events.
  • Monitor and analyze public opinion, industry trends, and regulatory developments to identify potential opportunities and risks for the organization.
  • Manage budgets, resources, and vendors associated with corporate affairs programs and initiatives.
  • Stay informed about relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards pertaining to corporate affairs and ensure compliance with applicable requirements.
  • Lead and mentor a team of corporate affairs professionals, providing guidance, support, and professional development opportunities.
  • Coordinate with internal departments, including marketing, legal, and compliance, to ensure alignment and consistency in messaging and communications efforts.
  • Oversee corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, including philanthropic activities, community engagement programs, and sustainability efforts.
  • Represent the organization at industry conferences, trade shows, and public events to enhance visibility and promote thought leadership.
  • Prepare reports and presentations for senior management and board of directors on corporate affairs activities, achievements, and challenges.

Legal Manager:

  • Develop, implement, and manage legal policies, procedures, and documents.
  • Research and analyze legal issues and advise management on the legal implications of their decisions.
  • Manage litigation and dispute resolution matters.
  • Represent the company in legal proceedings and hearings.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with external legal counsel and other legal advisors.
  • Oversee regulatory and compliance matters.
  • Draft, review, and negotiate contracts, agreements, and other legal documents.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to management on all legal issues.
  • Monitor changes in laws and regulations and ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Develop and manage the legal department budget.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in law
  • 7+ years of relevant experience working in a law firm or in-house legal department
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Strong knowledge of legal principles and regulations
  • Basic Accounting skills for Reporting.
  • Ability to think and work independently as well as proffer immediate solutions to issues arising.
  • Proficiency in MS office suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Must be highly confidential.
  • Ability to interpret and apply laws, regulations, and policies to complex situations
  • Strong organizational and event planning skills.
  • Report writing and presentation skills with the use of MS PowerPoint is very essential
  • Outstanding research and analytical abilities.
  • Project management skills.

Very Competitive.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Application Deadline  15th April, 2024.

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