Head of Legal

Job Description

Title: Head of Legal

Company Name: A reputed Company

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ The candidates must have LLB (Hons), LLM from any reputed local or foreign university.
∎ Must have Bangladesh Bar Council membership.
∎ Bar-at-law shall be preferable.

Experience Requirements:
∎ 13 to 20 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): Banking law, Company Law, Criminal Law, Labor Law, Land Law, Tax Law
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s): Manufacturing (FMCG), Power, Group of Companies

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Leading and managing all aspects of legal risks, defend proactively all legal issues, and provide prompt and appropriate in-house legal services.
∎ Checking all prepared documentations (e.g. Corporate Finance Agreement, Lease Finance Agreement, Factoring Agreement, Deed of Mortgage, Legal Undertaking, Personal/Corporate Guarantee, Tripartite Agreement, Deed of Redemption/Partial Redemption, Deed of Revocation of Power of Attorney etc.) of all loan products.
∎ Conducting Title Search/Verification of property related documents e.g. Title deed, Mutation order, Deed of Power of Attorney, Mortgage permission etc. at the concerned govt. Offices.
∎ Legal vetting on all kinds of charge documents (viz.-Demand Promissory Note, Letter of Continuation, Letter of Authority, Corporate Guarantee etc.) of various products from time to time.
∎ Monitoring cases, submission of statements relating to the new development about the legal claims in order to keep the authority informed and up-to-date.
∎ Providing update to the Management and Board of Directors regarding suits/cases filed against defaulted borrower(s)
∎ Monitoring litigations/court case related matters and provide feedback to the Management time to time.
∎ Maintaining close connection with external Legal Counsels/Panel Lawyers to ensure the organization is represented in a timely and effective manner in all legal matters and court cases
∎ Maintaining effective liaison with different govt. authorities for completion of assigned jobs
∎ Any other job assigned by the top management

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age 38 to 50 years
∎ The applicant should have post qualified experience in a professional legal firm.
∎ The applicant should have post qualified experience in MNC/ largest group of companies.
∎ Should be good in drafting Legal documents both in Bangla and in English.
∎ Should have good analytical skill.
∎ Should have good MS office application skill specially in Ms-Word &Ms-Excel.
∎ Responsible and responsive to concerned users
∎ Strong organization and time management skills; ability to manage multiple priorities;
∎ Ability to work in direct and cross-functional teams.
∎ Should have strong interpersonal skills and leadership quality with decision making.
∎ Capable to work under pressure.
∎ Should have positive and flexible attitude.

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Mobile bill, Provident fund, Weekly 2 holidays
∎ Lunch Facilities: Full Subsidize
∎ Salary Review: Yearly
∎ Festival Bonus: 2

Application Deadline: 12 Nov 2020

Company Information:
∎ 13 Oct 2020
∎ A reputed Company

Category: Law/Legal