Snr Commercial & Legal Group M (Ref: HMCLM)
Remuneration: R2.4 – 2.7million pa CTC

Position in the Legal sector in Gauteng - Gauteng
Posted On Monday 22 August 2022
Job Description:

About the Company

Well established JSE listed leader in road & civil engineering, and infrastructure development & construction materials supply group, operating across Southern Africa. 


Main job function 


Reporting to the Commercial Executive, the successful candidate will grow to understand the group, and take over the M&A/Commercial role in the Group, eventually replacing the current Commercial Executive, who will be retiring in the next few years.


Personal traits 

The person needs to be a self-starter

Be exceptionally well organized

Be focused


CA(SA) or BCom Law degree

MBA/Management Qualification (preferred)


·        Minimum of 10 years in Executive Management role

·        Mergers & Acquisitions Specialist - strong legal background or understanding, sufficiently so to limit the Group’s exposure in M&A transactions

·        Good commercial skills to:

    • structure deals,
    • review agreements,
    • manage and draft small transaction agreements,
    • interact with attorneys and bankers, corporate finance houses and private equity players to put M&A transactions together

·        Good understanding of the Companies Act & JSE rules

·        Know how IFRS is reported

·        Understanding of reporting and accounting matters

·        An excellent understanding and interpretation of presented accounting information

·        Insight into the current BEE legislation and an understanding of how this works

·        A good understanding of SA Tax and knowledge of international tax (although need not be a specialist)


A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.
Please contact Hanli Marais