Standard Bank and Trust Co Job Recruitment for Pupil/Legal Assistant, Application Details
To provide comprehensive legal support to the Department in liaison with the Bank’s legal counsel and other key relationships;
To assist in identifying and closing the Bank’s documentation risks by ensuring that all legal requirements are fully addressed and complied with in liaison with the Bank’s legal counsel and other key relationships.
Reviewing and summarising pleadings filed against the Bank;
Liaising with relevant Bank Departments in order to retrieve supporting documentation;
General bring-up of litigation files and follow-up with external counsel;
Assisting in compiling periodic litigation reports.
Conducting legal research and opinions on various legal matters;
Analyzing new laws and regulations and assessing their impact on the Bank;
Drawing up routine/simple commercial transaction documents.
Compiling periodic reports as may be required;
Drafting legal correspondences;
General administrative duties as may be allocated from time to time.
Ensure that training & self development occurs on a continuous basis in order to obtain adequate technical knowledge to understand the regulatory framework that applies to the Bank as well as the
risks to which the Bank is exposed to.
Preferred Qualification and Experience
Bachelor of Laws Degree (Upper Second Class Honours) (Compulsory)
Completed Post Graduate Diploma studies at the Kenya School of Law (Mandatory)
Demonstrable interest in, and passion for, working within the Legal Department of a financial institution.
Demonstrable sound legal background/knowledge of the regulatory universe in which the Bank operates.
How to Apply