Vacancy for Corporate Lawyer in Baku, Azerbaijan


OJSC International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA) is seeking Corporate Lawyer for its Legal Department.

ABOUT BANK

IBA is one of Azerbaijan’s leading corporate banks. Established in 1992, Bank provides various banking products and services for retail and corporate customers in the Republic of Azerbaijan. It offers private and corporate customer current accounts, savings accounts, deposits, investment savings products, custody, credit and debit cards, consumer loans and mortgages, direct debit facilities, overdrafts, loan and other credit facilities, and foreign currency and derivative products. The bank enjoys a unique position in the history of its nation: the institution has played a key role in bringing the country of Azerbaijan, a “new” country with an ancient heritage and culture, into the 21st century’s global economy.

 

MAIN ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Necessary legal support to corporate management issues in the Bank;
• Drafting contracts, letters and further documents;
• Legal support about several bank products, research on national and foreign legislation, state practice and precedents;
• Preparation of legal opinions;
• Participation in drafting responses to legal inquiries;
• In-time investigation of legal issues occurring in all structural units of the Bank and participation in the process of instruction of employees;
• Conducting review of all agreements, as well as international agreements and contracts signed in terms of the activities of the Bank.

Requirements:

• Bachelor in Law, Masters in Commercial Law or Civil law, foreign education would be an advantage;
• Work experience - at least 1 year as a Corporate Lawyer;
• Banking experience will be an asset;
• Language skills - working proficiency in three languages: Russian, English and Azerbaijani ;
• Relevant knowledge in civil, labor, tax and bank legislations;
• Excellent written and oral communication skills;
• Time management skills;
• Teamwork skills.

If you meet the requirements please e-mail your detailed CV to cv@ibar.az until October 31, 2019, Please indicate the name of the position (Corporate Lawyer) you are applying for in the subject line of the email. Otherwise, the candidacy will not be considered in the review process of the applications collected.

Please be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be invited to the further stages of the recruitment process.