Principal Legal Officer (Executive Arm) Vacancy at The Kaduna State Local Government Service Commission
Posted: 31/Jan/2018

The Kaduna State Local Government Service Commission hereby calls for applications from qualified candidates to fill the vacant position below in the Unified Local Government Service of Kaduna State:

Job Title: Principal Legal Officer (Executive Arm) - GL.12

Slot: 23
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Rendering Legal Advice to the Local Government
  • Preparing Legal Documents relating to the Administration of the Local Government
  • Drafting and filing Legal documents in Courts
  • Drafting and Vetting Laws and Regulations
  • Appearing for the Local Government in matters of Civil Litigation in Courts
  • Prosecuting on behalf of the Local Governments in all criminal proceedings
  • Performing such other duties as may be assigned


  • LLB, BL Degree with not less than 5 years cognate working experience.

Important Notice

  • Candidates must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate or Certificate of Exclusion where applicable.
  • Membership of Professional bodies would be an additional advantage.
  • Candidates who are awaiting result will not be considered and need not to apply.

Salaries, allowances and other conditions of service would be as approved by the Kaduna State Government.

Application Closing Date
13th February, 2018.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send an handwritten Application and addressed to:
The Chairman,
Local Government Service Commission,
No. 16, Muhammadu Buhari Way,
Kaduna State.