CAREER OPPORTUNITY

A second generation leading private commercial bank with the vision to ensure service excellence through providing high quality products and services backed by state-of-the-art technology and a team of highly motivated employees intends to recruit for the following leadership positions:

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Requirements:

Responsibilities:

  • Managing books of accounts and ensuring transparent financial reporting in line with business and regulatory requirements;
  • Establishing powerful and effective financial system, formulating financial strategy and business plan supporting policies and procedures;
  • Managing financial capital, spearhead annual budgets & capital expenditure plans;
  • Establishing a strong financial discipline and monitoring financial performance of the bank and different lines of business;
  • Developing & implementing policy & procedures relating to financial management, accounting & budget planning;
  • Tax & VAT management;
  • Generating all financial MIS for business units & regulators;
  • Overseeing asset liability management and treasury functions of the bank, etc.

Requirements:

  • Over 15 years’ experience of which a minimum of 3 years as Accounting & Tax management of a reputed Bank or Financial Institution, those who are working as CFO will get added  advantage;
  • FCA /FCMA/CFA or equivalent qualification, an MBA/MBM/master degree in business or economics  would be an added advantage;
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving and leadership skills;
  • Strategic knowledge of business and financial management including international accounting standards will be essential.

Head of Legal Affairs

Responsibilities:

  • Promoting, leading and managing the culture and practice of compliance within regulatory requirements and ethical standards consistent with the bank’s strategic direction and plan;
  • Providing expert and professional legal advice, guidance and support to ensure that the legal and reputational risk of the bank’s asset management are identified, reported and mitigated, and make recommendations to Management as and when necessary;
  • Ensuring appropriate, timely & effective legal actions against all defaulters, legal advisory on litigation and non-litigation recovery/non recovery issues, drafting of legal documents and liaising with external counsels for deciding legal strategies for critical matters, formulating and instructing appropriate and effective legal actions;
  • Maintain liaison with Panel Lawyers and monitor court activities to expedite legal process;
  • Visiting high value defaulters with recovery team on need basis;
  • Preparing monthly/quarterly work plan and progress report, etc.

Requirements:

  • Over 15 years’ experience in legal department or as a legal advisor/panel lawyer of any reputed Bank or a financial institution;
  • Must be a qualified Advocate, registered with the Bangladesh Bar Council;
  • Minimum Bachelors in Law from any reputed universities, preferable to have Bar at Law degree;
  • Sound knowledge of reviewing property documents prior to mortgaging, providing opinion on legal issues, filling of suits against defaulting borrowers, maintaining liaison with panel lawyers and taking over possession of the property possessed by the bank through legal process; and 
  • Well conversant with Bank Companies Act, Partnership Act, Bankruptcy Act, Bangladesh Artha Rin Adalat Ain, Labor Law, Transfer of Property Act, Negotiable Instruments Act, Anti money laundering act, Terrorist Financing Act, Bangladesh Bank Guidelines and other financial laws and acts.

 

Officers (SO – AVP) for Legal Affairs (Dhaka & Chattogram)

Responsibilities:

  • Looking up on compliance matter of the bank in accordance with applicable laws, rules and regulations;
  • Initiating legal proceedings as required by the bank, draft and review of legal documents;
  • Maintain and archive necessary Legal documents, files and registers, keeping track of legal issues and cases;
  • Maintaining liaison with Court officials, Law enforcing agencies and other Govt. officials to provide appropriate legal services;
  • Visiting Court for monitoring cases and report the progression,
  • Providing appropriate legal support to the field recovery/ collection team from time to time;
  • Visiting high value defaulters along with recovery team on need basis;

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in legal department of a Bank or a financial institution or any law firm providing legal service to banks or financial institutions;
    Minimum Bachelors in Law from any reputed universities and membership with the Bar;
  • Sound knowledge of reviewing property documents prior to mortgaging, providing opinion on legal issues, filling of suits against defaulting borrowers, maintaining liaison with panel lawyers and taking over possession of the property possessed by the bank; and
  • Well conversant with Bank Companies Act, Partnership Act, Bankruptcy Act, Bangladesh Artha Rin Adalat Ain, Labor Law, Transfer of Property Act, Negotiable Instruments Act, Anti money laundering act, Terrorist Financing Act, Bangladesh Bank Guidelines and other financial laws and acts.

Officers (SO - AVP) for Special Assets Management (Dhaka & Chattogram)

Responsibilities:

  • Managing classified loan portfolio through persuasion & negotiation with defaulters for settlement & rescheduling;
  • Undertaking regular and frequent calls, initiating demand and reminding letters to all defaulting customers, visits and progress reporting;
  • Reviewing all credit files for proper documentation and monitoring, preparation and recommendation of strategies for recoveries and follow-ups to implement those remedial strategies and action plans;
  • Maintaining liaison with Regulatory bodies, Court officials, Law enforcing agencies to expedite recovery & collection;
  • Initiating legal procedures against defaulter & following up legal cases/issues with lawyers and courts (whenever needed);
  • Follow up on release of security documents for NPLs which have been fully regularized;

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Special Assets Management department of a Bank or a financial institution;
  • Minimum Bachelors from any reputed universities, graduation/post-graduation in law will be an added advantage
  • Sound knowledge of reviewing property documents prior to mortgaging, filling of suits against defaulting borrowers, and taking over possession of the property possessed by the bank; and
  • Well conversant with Bankruptcy Act, Bangladesh Artha Rin Adalat Ain, Transfer of Property Act, Negotiable Instruments Act, Bangladesh Bank Guidelines and other financial laws and acts.

The selected candidates will be appropriately placed in the bank’s corporate hierarchy, and attractive remuneration will be offered based on qualification and experience. Eligible candidates are requested to apply online at www.bdjobs.com using the on-line application form. We are an equal opportunity employer, however, only short listed candidates will be called for interview.

Last date of application submission is Tuesday, 15 January 2019.