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Legal Officer - Litigation

Friday, June 17, 2022

Position Details

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Together with other legal officers in the Legal unit, to provide the legal services required by the Bank in undertaking its operations;
  • Provide commercial and practical legal services on a timely basis which are accurate;
  • Undertake all tasks assigned in a professional manner and with honesty and integrity and ensure the interests of BSP are adequately protected and safeguarded;
  • Ensure all files and records of the Legal Officer are property maintained in a manner expected of a legal practice, including the Legal Services Data Base;
  • Maintain professional standards including keeping up to date with the law and developments;
  • Manage business partnerships and  interconnected business activities;
  • Provide required reports which are accurate;
  • Maintain a practising certificate;
  • To ensure all information is kept confidential.
Essential Qualifications, Professional/Skills and Experience:
  • Degree or other Tertiary Degree in Law
  • Admission as a Legal Practitioner to the National and Supreme Court of Papua New Guinea.
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years litigation experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Proficient in verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong presentation, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of the law and its application.
  • Ability to determine and analyse factual issues and apply the law.
  • Ability to draft documents.
  • Ability to articulate and express views
  • Computer Literate.

If you think you have the appropriate skills and experience to perform this role, send your application and detailed CV to:

The Head of Talent Management, BSP Human Resources via email jobs@bsp.com.pg

The successful applicant must be COVID-19 vaccinated and must provide a copy of your vaccination record card.

Please contact us should you require additional information. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews.

Applications close on Friday, 1st  July 2022.


Title

Legal Officer - Litigation

Reference No

BSPPG05422

Location

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Type

Full-Time