Legal and Compliance Officer,Lagos,FBN Life Assurance
FBN Life Assurance is a limited liability company licensed to transact life assurance businesses in Nigeria. The Company is jointly owned by First Bank of Nigeria PLC (65%) and the Sanlam Group, one of the largest financial institutions in South Africa (35%) and it officially commenced operations on the 1st September 2010.
Drawing from the knowledge and experience of our owners, we intend to play a significant role in the development of the insurance industry in Nigeria. To achieve this, we are anchoring our operations on product innovation, efficient service delivery and prompt claim settlement.
Reporting to the Head Legal Services & Compliance, the successful candidate will be responsible forensuring that company funds are not dissipated through the payment of frivolous claims, penalties and other fines etc. whilealso advising Management and other staff of their legal relationships with the third parties in other to avert future contentions andlitigation. Specifically, the candidate will:
Draft Contract, Agreements, SLAs and MOUs
Review and vet documents
Monitorlitigations/ Contentious matters
Ensure proper protection of the company’s legal assets
Ensure proper legal records of the company are kept and maintained
Coordinate the legal activities of the Branches/ Business locations
Render regular returns to Regulatory bodies
Monitor compliance of all Laws, Statutes and regulations as pronounced from time to time
A good bachelors degree in Law from a reputable institution or law firm
Must have been called to the Nigerian bar
At least 1 year professional experience working in a reputable insurance company
The ability to work and liaise with law enforcement agencies
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent analytical ability and verifiable good commercial judgment
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Higher degree(s) or relevant professional qualification(s) will be added advantage.
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Closing Date: 10.02.2013