Current Job in a Leading Law-Firm in Nigeria for Chief Operating Officer

PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) – Our client, a leading law-firm in Nigeria with the drive to be the foremost legal firm in Africa is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer

Reference Number: 130-PEO01101
Location:  Lagos

Roles & Responsibilities

  • The COO is responsible for handling the overall internaloperations of the firm.
  • This role collaborates with the Principal Partner, ManagingPartner and Heads of Business Units to develop the firm’s operational plans andis charged with facilitating and implementing these plans across the firm.



  • Minimum of a university degree in Social Science, Management, Business, Finance, or any related field.
  • Demonstrated experience in financial planning and analysis with previous experience overseeing human resources, information technology, operations and facilities.
  • An MBA or Master’s degree in any business-related discipline is an added advantage
  • Relevant professional certifications from a reputable institution e.g. ICAN, ACCA, CIPM or its equivalent is required


  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years’ post-graduation experience with at least five (5) years’ experience in a Management role
  • Experience managing a Law Firm or working within a Law Firm is an added advantage

Key Responsibilities

  • Strategy Formulation and Implementation
  • Operations Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Administration and Procurement
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Leadership and People Management

Deadline: 30th September, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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