Vacancy for Lawyer in Baku, Azerbaijan


International Bank of Azerbaijan is looking for Senior or Leading Lawyer for International Transactions and Litigation division.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Regular monitoring of the international financial markets and application of the respective innovations to the bank;
  • Taking measures to achieve the settlement of disputes arising out of and in relation to the Bank's business involving foreign customers and counterparties, participating in conducting negotiations with them;
  • Representation of the bank in foreign judicial and arbitration proceedings;
  • Provision of legal assistance, monitoring and ensuring the fulfillment of the obligations arising out of the international conventions, where applicable;
  • Draw up and carry out legal expertise of agreements;
  • Conducting regular negotiations and handling day-to-day correspondence with non-resident state and non-governmental organizations;
  • Drafting of the informative articles to be published in the Bank's magazine in order to extend the legal knowledge of employees;
  • Following the world legislative trend and practice in the international banking sector;
  • Review of the draft laws and providing the respective comments/proposals/opinion.

 

As an ideal candidate, you will have:

  • A graduate degree with major in Law / International Law. A degree from overseas University would be an advantage;
  • A min of 2-3 years of experience (an experience in international companies would be an advantage);
  • Strong command of spoken and written Azerbaijani, Russian and English
  • Proficient knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Strong analytic and good problem structuring skills
  • Willingness to undertake new and challenging tasks
  • Strong communication and team working skills

 

How to apply

Interested candidates may send resumes to cv@ibar.az indicating the title of the applied position as Senior or Leading Lawyer_edu-active.com”.