Security & Legal Coordinator

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    June 5, 2024
  • Expiration date
    June 18, 2024
  • Experience
    10 Years +
  • Gender
    Both
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree, Master’s Degree
  • Organization
    ASA Microfinance (SL) Ltd.
  • Required Languages
    English, Krio

Job Description

 

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Position:  Security & Legal Coordinator

 

Vacancy: 01 [Only retired Superintendent of Police (SP)/ Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP)] from the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) can apply.

 

Job Context: ASA Microfinance (SL) Ltd. is an established Greenfield Microfinance operation in Sierra Leone. It is owned and managed by ASA International Holding (http/www.asa-international.com) As a key member of the Sr Management Team, the Security & legal Coordinator will perform a strategic role in the overall management of the company.

 

Job Description:

Vetting: Monitoring of prospective employees [per Disclaimers/Wanted Person] from Daily Newspapers, vetting of prospective employees writing for Police Reports on Prospective employees.

 

Court Issues: Taking full preparation before going to court, physically going to court, dealing with court cases, coordinating with vital witnesses, coordinating with Court Prosecutors, coordinating with Police Investigators, communicating with Court Clerks, taking a preparation of essential exhibits for court, gathering substantial documents for court giving evident where possible in cases at the court, keeping dates for court attendance, keeping communication with vital witnesses ahead of the court date.

 

Security Issues: Coordinating with the various CEOs/MDs/CRs and other high-profile personalities of the Private Security Companies dealing with varied security issues concerning the material and information of the company.

 

Investigative Issues: Investigating various cases in our AOR coordination with the various Police Commanders, travelling on cases where necessary, writing relevant correspondence to the Police Authority, visiting Crime Scene(s), and writing investigative Report(s).

 

General: Giving directives on various security & legal issues, giving layman’s opinions on cases putting rich experience as a Retired Senior Police Officer at the disposal of the company, partaking [sometimes] in giving lectures to new and old employees, helping in the recovery of old/overdue debts as and when needed, recovery of office money or borrowers money on misappropriation cases, submitting relevant written reports to the higher authority, vetting of Guarantors for prospective employees, any other responsibilities given by the employer.

 

Immigration/Work Permit/ Visa Issues: Keeping communication with the relevant officer for to process/renewal of Expatriate Visa, and Work Permit. Stay Permit etc.

 

Job Nature: Full Time

 

Educational Requirements: Minimum BSc/BA or equivalent degree.

 

Experience Requirements: At least 20 years of working experience In the Sierra Leone Police (SLP).

Job Specification

  • Age: Maximum 62 years.

 

  • Mentally and physically fit, strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization and with staff at outside locations as well, strong problem-solving, analytical and creative skills, ability to exercise sound judgement and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis, high level of integrity and dependability strong sense of urgency and result oriented.

 

Job Location: Freetown, Sierra Leone (some time need to travel to other districts on a case-to-case basis

 

Salary Package: Negotiable in commensurate with competitive market

 

Other Benefits: As per the Company Policy

 

Potential candidates are requested to send their CV (with a recent passport-size picture) with a Cover Letter to The Managing Director, ASA Microfinance (SL) Ltd., 64 Lumley Road, Wilberforce Village, Freetown, Sierra Leone by the 25th of June 2024 through the undermentioned e-mail: hasnatsharif.bd@asa-international.com & louisa.hrm@asaslltd.com