Senior Legal Officer

Published by Jobstanzania on 10:25:00 pm

Position: Senior Legal Officer
Place: TIB Development Bank Limited

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Check all legal issues pertaining to Loan applications before, during and after approval to ensure the bank’s interests are safeguarded. Prepare loan/security documents and ensure prompt registration of the, security documents at the relevant registries.
  • Investigate statutory registers to determine legal status of loan applicants, securities and borrowing capacities.
  • Prepare information and report to the Legal Counsel and Secretary to the Board that conditions precedent to disbursement has been fulfilled as per the respective agreement.      
  • Ensure that borrowers fulfil all terms and conditions in the loan agreements at all times.
  • Ensure that borrowers fulfil all statutory requirements (under the Companies Ordinance, Bank of Tanzania regulations/guidelines or any others) at all times.
  • Assist in preparation of documents for civil suits/litigation and advise on the retention of lawyers or conduct of court cases for the bank.
  • Assist and represent the bank in all legal matters outside the bank and in courts.
  • Carry out any other related duties as may be assigned by the Legal Counsel and Secretary to the Board.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience
  • Bachelor Degree in Law (LL.B) from a recognized University/Institution.
  • Must be a Registered Advocate.
  • At least three (3) years relevant work experience in a reputable institution.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with ability to prepare legal documents in a concise and focused style.
  • Highest degree of integrity, excellent and well developed interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Must be a team player, very self-motivated and able to manage and prioritize work load with minimum supervision.
  • Should have computer skills.
How to Apply
Qualifying candidates should apply in writing to or lodge their applications at the address below, enclosing:
  • An application letter showing how they meet the post’s requirements.
  • Comprehensive curriculum Vitae.
  • Copies of relevant certificates and awards.
  • Contact address including telephone number(s) and/or email address(s) if available.
  • Names and full addresses of three referees.

Managing Director
TIB Development Bank Limited
Mlimani City Office. Park Building No.3 Sam Nujoma Road
P.O. Box 9373
Dar es Salaam
Fax: +255222411122

Deadline: 24 April, 2013



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