Chief Legal Officer
Central Power Purchasing Agency
A company of Government of Pakistan
Central Power Purchasing Agency,
Guarantee Ltd. (CPPA) is non-profit independent company established under the
Companies Ordinance, 1984 and solely responsible for implementing and
administering the “Single Buyer Plus” market mechanism (ultimately leading to
competitive market operations). The Company deals in Electric Power procurement
and sales to DISCOs & bulk consumers in accordance with the existing /
amended regulatory framework by performing and undertaking functions and
discharging the responsibilities in accordance with the relevant market rules /
guidelines. CPPA is looking for pro-active, result-oriented professionals with
established credibility and performance record, who can take up the challenging
assignments for operationalizing the CPPA. The candidates are required to
possess strong leadership qualities, exceptional inter-personal and
communication skills and have a high drive for achieving management objectives.
All the positions will be reporting to the Executive Officer.
CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER
a. Jobs Profile:
The candidate will be responsible
for managing the overall corporate and legal affairs of the company, settlement
process in accordance with the Power Purchase Agreements with generators and
Electricity Supply Agreements with the Distribution Companies and provide legal
support to the Top Management, Board of Directors and Government of Pakistan
for the electricity sector.
He has also to oversee the process
of transformation of CPPA functions presently being performed by NTDC to the
CPPA Guarantee Ltd and matter relating to NEPRA and other regulators. He will
be further responsible for laying down the legal systems to discharge the
liabilities of Power Purchase Agreements executed between WAPDA, NTDC including
CPPA under NTDC.
He shall also be responsible for
litigation involving the company.
b. Qualification / Experience & Age
The candidate should be law
graduate with ten years of relevant professional experience in corporate,
regulatory & commercial matters and ancillary litigation along with
excellent communication and inter-personal skills. Master’s degree in Law and
10 years’ experience in senior position of large commercial and / or Public Sector
organization of repute and understanding of modern electricity utilities and
their market operation will be an added benefit.
Ideally the candidate should be in
the age bracket of 40 to 55 years.
The candidate should have clear
understanding of market operation issues including power sector.
The candidate should have exposure
to international donors, financial institutions, privatization and
The position will have a market
based remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualification of
The initial contract shall be for
period of three years extendable on satisfactory performance.
Only short listed candidates will
be invited for interviews/selection process. CPPA will not bear any travel
expenses for testing, interviews, pre-employment clearance (If selected) or
relocation allowance for joining.
CPPA provides equal opportunity and fair and
equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color,
religion, gender or disability.
Application with detail CV with two
personal and two work references along with two photographs should reach latest
within 15 days of the publication of this advertisement at following address:
Chief Executive Officer
Central Power Purchasing Agency Guarantee Limited 6th Floor,
Shaheed-e-Millat Secretariat, Jinnah Avenue,
Contact : Chief Executive Officer Central Power Purchasing Agency Guarantee Limited 6th Floor, Shaheed-e-Millat Secretariat, Jinnah Avenue, Islamabad