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Legal Officer Job, Legal Jobs 2020,

Position: Legal Officer 1 – Job Grade (NWWDA 6)

 Ref No: NWWDA/02/2020


  • Receiving sermons for litigation matters and opening court files;
  • Managing court diaries and files;
  • Managing bring ups on all legal matters;
  • Drafting of court pleadings;
  • Responding to correspondences and issues arising out of court matters;
  • Open files for new cases and keep an up to date record of all court cases;
  • Develop and maintain the filing registry for the Division;
  • Manage and update the court diary;
  • Update the record on laws of Kenya;
  • Assist the corporation secretary in preparing board papers including photocopying binding and circulation;
  • Assist in attending to claimants and external advocates queries
  • Following up payments of judgments award, claimant lawyers and claimant from finance division;
  • Prepare reports on litigation matters;
  • Ensure that insurance policies and performance bonds for contractors are always upto date; and
  • To inform contractors to renew performance bonds and insurance


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LLB), and Postgraduate Diploma in Law;
  • Registered with relevant professional Board;
  • IT proficiency;
  • Minute writing skills;
  • Litigation skills;
  • Report Drafting and Writing skills;
  • Demonstrated integrity; and
  • Meets the provision of Chapter Six (6) of the

How to Apply

Application along with detailed up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, including names of three referees, telephone contacts, email address, current and expected salary, and copies of Academic and Professional Certificates and other testimonials should be received on or before Monday 15th December,2020 at 5:00 p.m

Additional Requirements

Applicants shortlisted for the interview of the four positions will be required to submit the following-;

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation
  • Clearance from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • Clearance from an accredited Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

Applications should be sent preferably by email to the following email-: or to the undersigned with an envelope clearly marked indicating the position applied for to-;



P.O. BOX 495-70100 GARISSA.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

Northern Water Works Development Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate

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