AccessBank Careers

LEGAL OFFICER (3 POSTS)
Date Posted: 25, May 2017 Deadline :09, June 2017

EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

AccessBank Tanzania (ABT) is a commercial bank with a special focus on microfinance. With very strong international shareholders such as AccessHolding, International Finance Corporation (World Bank), KfW, African Development Bank and MicroVest. ABT’s vision is to be committed to the development of financial systems that support social progress by rendering services to all people with the same ambition for excellence and quality.

 

As one of the fastest-growing banks in Tanzania, we are offering excellent long-term career development opportunities for experienced and highly motivated professional applicants. In order to support our dynamic expansion process, we are looking forward to recruit self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our Legal department as Legal Officer.

 

POSITIONS:

 

Legal Officer (3 post)

 

Responsibilities:

 

The Officer shall explore and report on the matters relating to;

 

§  Providing legal assistance in all relevant matters in Banking  business;

§  Drafting of pleadings in respect of cases instituted for or against the bank

§  Court appearance;

§  Registration of security documents;

§  Coordination and Support of  Recovery activities/ Demand notices

§  Other tasks, which may be, from time to time, assigned by Supervisors.

 

Qualifications:

 

§  Academic Qualification University Degree in Law. 

§  Must be a registered Advocate

§  Profound knowledge of the legal system, especially banking, commercial, contractual civil and criminal law

§  Experience of at least 2 years in the financial sector and law related matters.

§  Computer literacy:       Microsoft Office and Excel.

§  Languages: Fluency in English and Kiswahili. 

 

       Other Attributes

 

§  Active, dynamic and proactive character

§  Ability to meet and cope with difficult clients

§  Ability to take responsibility, work on own initiative

 

Applicant:

Please send your resume and motivation letter (indicating the position title in the subject heading) via e-mail to: career@accessbank.co.tz, other credentials should be submitted during the interview for verification. Deadline for submission is 9th June 2017.

AccessBank Tanzania is an equal opportunities employer, never pay to have your resume / application pushed to the next level.