Principal Legal Officer (Legislative Arm) Vacancy at The Kaduna State Local Government Service
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 (Legislative Arm) - GL.12

Slot: 23

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Drafting and Vetting of Executive/Legislative Bills
  • Drafting of Bills for the domestication of Local conventions and treaties to which the Local Government is a party;
  • Drafting of statutory instruments including Regulations, Order and Local Government Notices;
  • Processing and ensuring the publication of statutory instruments in the Bye-Laws/Gazettes
  • Rendering advice on Legislative Matter, Interpretation of statutes and any other matters assigned to the Legislature.


  • 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.