JOB : Senior Manager Legal Services at KCB, Kigali, Rwanda - CLOSE : 13/01/2017

The Position :

Reporting to Head of Legal Services, the Senior Legal Manager, Legal Services is in charge of delivering quality and cost effective in-house legal services in the interest of all stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities :

• To support the business in containing Legal costs

• To give legal guidance to Head Office Units and branches to facilitate decision-making

• To liaise with external lawyers and Bailiffs to take conduct of court cases involving the Bank

• To create legal awareness within the Bank

• Advise, train and visit branches in order to create legal awareness and increase customer satisfaction

• Prepare periodic reports on litigation status in order to monitor performance & minimize risks

• Manage an assigned budget in relation to legal services activities

The Person :

• Bachelor’s Degree/LLB or related field is a must ; Post graduate Diploma in Legal Practice or Masters’ degree/LLM will be an added advantage.

• At least 5 years’ experience, 3 years in Legal Practice for Financial institution, 1year in Legal Practice in general and 2 years in Leadership role.

• An individual of high personal integrity

• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, with good communication skills in Kinyarwanda

Application process :

If you believe you meet the above requirements, please submit your application including an application letter, a detailed Curriculum Vitae indicating your current salary and benefits, copies of the relevant certificates and testimonials, 3 reference letters, daytime telephone contact and email address. The deadline for receiving applications is 13th January 2017. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please apply to :

Head of Human Resources

KCB Bank Rwanda Ltd.

Kigali – Rwanda or E-mail on : recruitment@rw.kcbbankgroup.com

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