Career Opportunity in NGO

A Dhaka based leading national level NGO engaged in Socio-economic development since 1974 and providing microfinance to over 200,000 women members in rural and urban areas with financial support from PKSF and other financial institutions invites applications from professionals having working experience in NGOs preferably in microfinance organizations for the following position:

Position: LAW OFFICER

Vacancy: 01

Employment Status: Full-time

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepared to travel to the working areas of MSS all over Bangladesh as required.
  • Interactions with the defendants/Accused on behalf of Organization, conducting initial meetings with the defendants/Accused, taking down details, receive documents and come to compromise with a view to recover misappropriated money from the defendants/Accused.
  • Drafting various kinds of Legal Notice, Plaints, Letter of Authority, Petition, Applications.
  • Preparing and maintaining files for all kinds of cases, letters, correspondence and report;
  • To prepare and represent the Organization in all matters before the Courts of Law, in litigation, other legal proceedings on matters in which the Organization has an interest.
  • Look after the cases of the organization civil and criminal cases.
  • To follow-up and monitor all lawsuits filed by the Organization or against the Organization pending in the different District Court and take all necessary steps to expedition.
  • To prepare up to date suit status report and submit before the Management as per instruction of the Organization.
  • To prepare Management, Note / Memo regarding permission for filing suit against the misappropriated employees of the Organization for the recovery of misappropriated money.
  • To Prepare summary report monthly or periodically for submission to the Management.
  • To perform any task as assigned by the management.

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Law (LLB), Master of Law (LLM)
  • Candidate should be enrolled as an advocate of Bangladesh Bar council.

Experience Requirements:

  • At least 3 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the Microfinance, NGO

Additional Requirements:

  • Age at most 35 years
  • Good knowledge about Penal Code, Criminal Procedure Code , Labour Law, Negotiable Instruments Act etc.
  • Should have good writing skills in preparing reports both in English & Bangla
  • Excellent computer literacy is must.
  • Experience traveling and managing cases in different District Courts.

Job Location: Dhaka (with field visit as required)

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits: Partially subsidize lunch facilities, contributory provident fund, gratuity, staff welfare fund, yearly increment, two festival bonus, medical allowance, conveyance and mobile phone allowance, incentive bonus as per the policy of the organization.

Apply Instructions:
Interested fulfilling the above requirements are requested to send their CVs along with a cover letter (in one MS Word file) to sshrd74@gmail.com  before or on 22 October, 2018. Only short-listed candidates will be called for interview.