AgDevCo is a not-for-profit distribution agricultural development company operating in sub-Saharan Africa. Acting as principal, it invests "social venture capital" to create commercially viable agribusiness investment opportunities, bringing them to the point where they can attract private investment from domestic and overseas investors.
London, United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014
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Junior Lawyer wanted for a London-based social impact investor that invests in agribusiness in sub-Saharan Africa.
London, United Kingdom
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AgDevCo (www.agdevco.com) is a UK based not-for-profit distribution agricultural development company operating in sub-Saharan Africa. Acting as principal, it invests debt and equity to create commercially viable agribusiness investment opportunities with major development impacts, bringing them to the point where they can attract private investment from domestic and overseas investors.
The Junior Lawyer role will involve:
- assisting with the drafting, negotiation, execution, and implementation of debt and equity investment documents (including loan agreements, security documents, and share subscription and shareholder agreements) and other legal documents;
- assisting with company secretarial duties for the head office and each of the AgDevCo African subsidiaries; and
- providing all other forms of legal administrative support as and when required (including but not limited to, board resolutions and shareholder resolutions).
Contract type: 12 months (with the possibility of renewal).
Those interested should send a CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy to email@example.com. Applications by email only please.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates will be selected based on their experience and suitability for the role.
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