Junior Legal Officer – JLO221

Job Information

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    Category Law Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 26 ,2022
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name AB Microfinance Bank
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    Contact Email jobs@ab-mfbnigeria.com

Job Description


  1. Negotiate, draft and advise on various kinds of commercial agreements.
  2. On the advice of the line supervisor, conduct research on various relevant legal issues as it affects compliance with the statutory regulations, applicable legislations, agreements and legal issues affecting the Bank’s operations.
  3. Liaison with client’s solicitors with regard credit arrears management.
  4. Liaise with external counsel in the co-ordination of land searches, company searches ,perfection of mortgages, and ongoing litigation.
  5. Liaise with appropriate regulatory authorities on behalf of the Company on legal matters.
  6. Participate in the negotiation and settlement of disputes if any, between loan client and the bank.
  7. As per the advice of the Head of the Legal Department, conduct research on Legal issues especially on the adequacy of various types of securities granted by the bank.
  8. Support in the preparation and filing of regulatory returns in compliance with the provision of the Nigeria law, local requirements and regulatory guidelines.
  9. Attend court and serve as the bank’s representative in court cases and at mediation sessions.
  10. Ensure proper filing and record keeping of documents and internal registers within the department
  11. Provide daily support to branches regarding all recovery decisions and activities. Support and intervene in Police matters.