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Job Post: Vacancy for Senior Manager – Legal at Phoenix Mills Limited, Mumbai

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Department / Division – Legal

External Interface

  • Government/ regulatory bodies (such as BMC, Police department, licensing authorities etc.)
  • External legal counsel
  • Clients (Retail/Commercial Tenants)
  • Contractors/vendors

Minimum Qualification

Graduate / Post Graduate in Law from a reputed institute

Minimum Experience

  • 6 – 8 years of total experience, and at least 3 years in the real estate industry
  • At least 3 years experience in a leading law firm with Litigation/ Non – Litigation background.

Special Skills/Attributes

  • In-depth understanding of drafting agreements like Development, Sale, Lease, Leave & License etc
  • Statutory/ Regulatory Compliance Management
  • Should have the knowledge of leasing administration process

Overall Purpose/Objective Of the job

Responsible for supporting the leasing/projects/centre operation teams by providing expert advice on legal and regulatory matters related to the project/centre, ensuring total compliance with relevant legal norms/ framework; vetting all contracts/ agreement drafted, ensuring safe custody of legal documents and monitoring swift resolution of legal issues in the organization.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the projects maintain a strong and consistent legal compliance record and also are completed and operated as per statutory/regulatory norms and no penalty clauses are invoked against the Company
  • Support the leasing/projects/Marketing/ Finance & Accounts/ center Operation teams by providing expert advice on legal and regulatory matters related to the project
  • Ensure and oversee timely submission of relevant documents and returns to external stakeholders / regulatory authorities and represent the company for resolution of any legal issue or escalation
  • Drive legal negotiations personally with inline/vanilla clients a and ensure the process of negotiations with all licensees is carried out as per the defined process
  • Ensure the registration of the final agreement document is carried out as per statutory guidelines
  • Ensures compliance of all legal documents with relevant legal framework
  • Vet the termination notices to be sent to retailers and review the replies to the legal notices received or legal issues
  • Provide legal assistance in cases of any material breach of non-negotiable terms and conditions and for termination of agreement
  • Knowledge of legal administration, especially contract related matters
  • In-depth understanding of the development / construction business in the retail and hospitality sectors
  • Drafting agreements like Development, Sale, Lease, Leave & License etc.
  • Statutory/ Regulatory Compliance Management
  • Knowledge of leasing administration process
  • Knowledge of latest developments/case laws relevant to the mall operations/ business
  • Basic understanding of taxes – Direct & Indirect
  • Negotiation skills

Primary Location: IN-MH-Mumbai
Work Locations: Mumbai Kurla Phoenix Marketcity LBS Marg, Kurla West Mumbai 400070
Job: Legal
Organization: Mall Business
Schedule: Regular
Shift: Standard

How to Apply?

Application Link is here Job Application Senior Manager – Legal (2100003B)

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