No. of Vacancy:              One (1)

Bureau:                            Department of Trade and Industry Region 02

Place of Assignment:      Legal Unit, Regional Office

Position Title:                   Legal Researcher

Item No/s:                        N/A

Status of Position:           Contract of Service

Salary Grade:                   N/A

Salary:                              P 22, 316.00/ month

Open to all applicants who meet the following qualifications regardless of sex and gender preference, ethnicity, religion, political affiliation and physical ability.


Education: Bachelor’s degree in Legal Management, Political Science, or any related fields

Experience: none required but an advantage if any

Training: none required

Eligibility: CS Professional Eligibility or any Second level eligibility

Statement of Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an efficient document management system for the records of the Legal Unit in compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and the applicable guidelines, rules and regulations;
  • Schedule and facilitate the conduct of hearings, meetings, or investigations of the Unit;
  • Prepare legal documents, case digests, case briefers, draft opinions, and other legal processes, take minutes of the meetings attended which involve the unit or during hearings in place of TSN;
  • Track and monitor case status and communications of the unit;
  • Research on jurisprudence applicable to cases handled by the unit;
  • Prepare reports on consumer complaints, formal charges, and legal opinions;
  • Undertake other related works as may be assigned from time to time by the Unit Head/ DC.
  1. Competencies required:
    • Legal Research
    • Legal Analysis
    • Communication Skills (Oral and Written)
    • Records Management and Organization Skills
    • Accuracy and attention to details

Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing and submit complete credentials through this link- not later than July 15, 2024. 

Only those who signify their interest will be considered for screening and only shortlisted applicants will be notified to undergo a further selection process.

Incomplete documents and late submissions will not be entertained. 

Regional Director
Department of Trade and Industry- Region 02
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