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  • Posted: Apr 5, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 19, 2023
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    Consolidated Bank of Kenya Limited was incorporated on 7th December, 1989 . This was in an effort to stabilise the financial sector through the acquisition of nine insolvent institutions and thereafter restructuring them into a viable, professionally run commercial bank. The Bank enjoys an independent, dynamic, result oriented culture and a flexible and i...
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    Legal Officer

    Key Responsibilities

    • Interpret legal texts for the Bank and assist management in interpreting and applying statutes, rules and regulations to ensure compliance of the Bank.
    • Participate in preparing and/or represent the Bank in judicial proceedings regarding enforcement of laws, rules and regulations.
    • Protect members and stakeholders rights, privileges and interests in intellectual property and other product innovations, processes through patents and copyrights and take the necessary action to protect and preserve such rights from infringement.
    • Assist the Company Secretary and Legal Manager in researching legal precedents, investigating facts, preparing legal documents/reports/correspondences.
    • Negotiate contracts, leases, formal agreements and other legal instruments between the Bank and other parties.
    • Facilitate effective and timely security perfection.
    • Maintain legal data-base of the Bank including recording information on on- going cases for the Bank, monitoring of the cases and liaising with the advocates and the business to ensure successful completion of matters.
    • Maintain an updated legal library.
    • Review of legal forms and documents to ensure they are appropriate for business.
    • Provide support in planning and coordinating the annual general meeting (AGM).

    Qualifications and Competencies

    • Be a holder of a bachelor’s degree in Law from a recognized university.
    • Should have Post-graduate diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.
    • Possession of Certified Public Secretary (CPS-K) qualification will be added advantage.
    • Be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a valid practicing certificate.
    • Should be a member of the Law Society of Kenya in good standing.
    • Should have minimum of three years’ experience in providing legal services in a commercial environment.
    • Should have strong communication, writing and presentation skills.

    Method of Application

    Qualified and interested candidates who meet the above requirements for the Chief Commercial Officer and Head of ICT positions should send their application in HARD COPIES quoting the title of the position applied for on the cover letter and envelope, together with a detailed Curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and the contact information of three referees to:

    The Chief Executive Officer
    Consolidated Bank of Kenya Limited
    P.O. Box 51133 - 00200

    other positions should send their CV to:

    1. Relationship Manager – Assets
    2. Procurement Manager
    3. Branch Manager (Embu)
    4. Branch Manager (Nakuru)
    5. Business Development Manager
    6. Business Development Officers
    7. Database Administrator
    8. Portfolio Monitoring Officer
    9. Legal Officer
    10. Information Systems Auditor

    The Head of Human Resources
    Consolidated Bank of Kenya Limited
    P.O. Box 51133 - 00200

    All applications should be sent through the above address ONLY, and received no later than 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday, 19th April 2023. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

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