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  • Posted: Feb 16, 2018
    Deadline: Feb 19, 2018
  • UBA’s has more than 65 years of providing uninterrupted banking operations dating back to 1948 when the British and French Bank Limited ("BFB”) commenced business in Nigeria. BFB was a subsidiary of Banque Nationale de Crédit (BNCI), Paris, which transformed its London branch into a separate subsidiary called the British and French B...
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    Legal Officer

    Reference No: #RMD004
    Location: Ikeja, Lagos
    Contract Type: Permanent
    Industries: Banking / Finance & Investment


    • Group Risk Management Directorate strives to achieve sound corporate governance, robust compliance and effective risk management processes for credit, market and liquidity.
    • Strategies deployed help build robust capital management, effective risk monitoring and proactive risk mitigation.

    Job Functions

    • Advisory, Analytics, Communications, Compliance & Regulatory Affairs, Research


    • Render legal opinions to other sectors of the Bank.
    • Oversee the preparation of legal agreements, opinions and other documents and review same.
    • Monitor proposed legislation, review new legislation and advise on the impact for the Bank.
    • Oversee the litigation portfolio of the Bank including debt recovery litigation.
    • Review out-of-court settlement proposals and concessions on debt recovery accounts.
    • Oversee the perfection of legal documents, maintain Bank's securities database and oversee management of the Bank's collateral documents.
    • Oversee the Bank's relationship with external solicitors including selection of solicitors, negotiation of retainer agreements and approval of solicitors' bills for professional services.
    • Disseminate information within the Bank on frequently arising legal issues .
    • Participate in meetings of various other committees, Bank activities and inter-sectoral meetings as required.
    • Generate various reports, policy documents, etc as required by Executive Management or the Board.
    • Tract workflow of departments and units to ensure timely delivery of servic


    • Minimum of 3 years post-NYSC experience

    Educational Qualification:

    • Minimum of Second Class Lower degree in Law (LLB)
    • Minimum of Second Class Lower from Law School (BL)

    Method of Application

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