Compliance And Legal Advisor

Compliance And Legal Advisor
South Africa
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal


Posted 08 October 2021 – Closing Date 14 October 2021

Job Details

Job Description

This position is responsible to support the CFO and Commercial and Finance Executive on the effective legal and compliance oversight and management of the Hollywood Holdings Group, its Managed Entities, the Winning Form Group and related groups (e.g. IP Group, BGT Group, etc.).

Minimum Requirements:


  • Matric
  • Legal Degree
  • Computer Literate


  • Oversight and responsibility for relevant legal documentation across all Groups.
  • Review and advise on key risk areas involved in relevant legal documentation, including, inter alia, supplier credit applications, marketing and promotional contracts, leases, TUV agreements, software supplier agreements, internal agreements, etc.
  • Stay abreast of legislative developments on various legal aspects and communicate impact thereof to the business. These would include POPIA, FICA, AML, and all other relevant legislation impacting the business.
  • Assist with implementation of and assume overall responsibility for ongoing management of contract management system.
  • Assist with implementation of POPI across all Groups, including ongoing reporting and attending various committee meetings.
  • Assist with legal matters in relation to disputes with Gambling Boards, where relevant.
  • Support the CFO and Commercial and Finance Executive with specific projects and reports as and when required.
  • Assist and support the Compliance and Legal Officers and Compliance Manager with all Gambling Board related matters, including the following:
  • Monitor compliance with provincial licence conditions.
  • Compile and submit the essential reports to the respective gambling boards, within the reporting timeframes.
  • Applications to the relevant regulatory authorities in respect of new bookmaker licences, relocations of bookmaker premises and financial acquisitions.
  • Applications to KZN Treasury in respect of lotto’s.
  • Applications for annual renewals to the respective gambling boards.
  • Applications to gambling boards to amend floor plans.
  • Investigate allegations of non-compliance and respond suitably to the regulatory authority.
  • Facilitate new site operator license applications, municipal licensing applications and liquor license applications together with the timeous renewals thereof.
  • Liaise with regulatory authorities on all matters pertaining to licensing, compliance, legislation and regulations.
  • Co-ordinate and facilitate gambling board audits, respond to audit queries and prepare appropriate responses in respect of audit findings.

Skills and competencies:

  • Impressive business acumen and in-depth market awareness.
  • Ability to take accountability and entail great problem-solving skills.
  • Must be quality focused and results driven.
  • Portray strong attention to detail, whilst maintaining efficiency.

Please note that only applicants who meet the stipulated minimum requirements will be considered