Head of Legal

Job Description

Title: Head of Legal

Company Name: ICB Islamic Bank Limited

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ LL. B. (Hon's), LL. M. from any recognized University

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 10 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ A shariah based commercial bank is looking for a dynamic individual for Legal Department.
∎ Designation: Assistant Vice President (AVP)
∎ JOB LOCATION: Head Office, Dhaka

Job Responsibilities:
∎ To follow-up and monitor all law suits filed by the Bank for recovery of stuck up loans pending in the Artha Rin Adalat, Magistrate Court / Session Court under section 138 of the Negotiable Instrument Act-1881 (as amendment up to 9th February, 2006) and attend those cases and when required.
∎ To follow-up & monitor all legal cases filed by the borrower / customer against the Bank pending in the District Courts and Supreme Court.
∎ To prepare up to date suit status report and submit them before the Board of Directors as per instruction of the Board.
∎ To prepare Management Note / Memo regarding permission for filing suit against the defaulted borrower of the bank for recovery of stuck up loan, if necessary.
∎ Liaison with the bank's panel lawyer & monitor the suits / cases conducted by them. Monthly follow up the suits / case with the enlisted lawyers.
∎ To prepare half yearly suit status report as per BRPD Circular No.11/2000 BR-4 and submit the report to the Bangladesh Bank.
∎ To follow-up and monitor all lawsuits filed by the Bank or against the Bank pending in the High Court Division / Appellate Division of the Supreme Court i.e. Writ / Civil or Criminal Revision / F. M. A. / Civil or Criminal petition for leave to appeal etc. and take all necessary steps to expedition.
∎ To prepare Circular among the branches of the Bank as well as Head of Departments at Head Office regarding up dated legal issues, legal matters, amendments of laws etc.
∎ Physically verify the genuineness of varieties deeds / documents from the concerned government office as and when required in respect of lawsuit account as and when basis.
∎ To prepare vetting / legal opinion on the varieties legal issues as provided by the Branches and other Divisions of Head Office.
∎ To advise to other department of Head Office/Branches regarding law related issues from time to time.
∎ To monitor cases with Anti Corruption Commission.
∎ Prepare memo for enlistment of lawyers & review of their performance periodically.
∎ Also engaged any other legal matters / legal issues as and when required by the Management of the Bank.
∎ Miscellaneous legal issues.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age at most 45 years
∎ At least 10 years and 3 years in the managerial position under Legal Department
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):
∎ Banks, Law Firm
∎ Age: maximum 45 years at the time of application.
∎ Communication skills in English/ report writing.
∎ Well known in laws relating to Artha Rin Adalat, N. I. Act, Registration Act, Contract Act, Bank Companies Act, Company Law, Labour Law etc.
∎ Good knowledge in computer operation.

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ As per bank's policy

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 23 Oct 2021

Company Information:
∎ 11 Oct 2021
∎ ICB Islamic Bank Limited
∎ Address : 14th Floor, T.K Bhaban, Kawran Bazar, Dhaka
∎ Web : www.icbislamic-bd.com
∎ Business : Credit Analysis, Corporate banking, Assetv management

Category: Bank/Non-Bank Fin. Institution