Legal Officer (Lawyer) –Erbil

DAMA Organization



Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

Other duties may be assigned. JOB PURPOSE The Legal officer is responsible for coordinating, consolidating, and ensuring smooth implementation of and adherence to legal procedures.


• Monitor legal risk in documentation and giving guidance on the acceptable assumption of risk.

• Ensure that appropriate approvals are in place before legal documents are executed.

• Manage regulatory and compliance related services.

• Facilitate innovative solutions to problems.

• Provide updates about the Iraqi regulations.

• Provide legal consultations. • Represents the Organization when needed.

• Any other task relevant to the position as requested by the line manager.

• Follow up the tax and social security where required

• Provide consultation when needed

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

-Gender of Employee: Female √ Male √

-Number of Posts: 1 Line Manager Name / Supervisor: General manager

-Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years working with NGOs Degree:

-Bachelor in law

-Working Area (Governorate): Iraq (KRI and GOI) Working Facility: Erbil gov. DAMA HQ office


• Bachelors degree in Law

• Experienced in drafting, negotiating, and reviewing legal documents.

• Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and research skills.

• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

• Excellent interpersonal, communication and public speaking skills.

How To Apply


Only motivated candidates that address the stipulated duties and meet requirement qualification will be contacted for an interview and processed according to DAMA Human Resources policies and procedures.

DAMA is an equal opportunity employer and reserves the right for all candidates to apply to its vacancies without any discrimination.

For those who have the potential and the job requirements, please Use the link below to submit and send your updated resume (In English or Arabic in PDF file type only any other kind will not be taken in consideration and pleas the subject should be “legal officer (Lawyer)”

no later than (29/10/2021).

DAMA reserves the right to recruit any suitable one before the above deadline for application on Rolling Basis.

Only CVs or PDF format will be accepted.

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