Absa Bank

Absa bank is hiring a talented Legal Manager to join their Claims Department. This role is responsible for providing legal counsel, coordinating operations with external advocates, negotiating settlements for third-party claims, and pursuing recoveries on behalf of the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Litigation Management: Receive summons, determine liability, appoint service providers, review legal claims, instruct external lawyers, engage in negotiations, review judgments, and recommend settlements or appeals.
  • Policy Development and Advisory: Review internal policies, interpret laws and regulations, provide legal guidance, and monitor regulatory changes.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Identify and mitigate legal risks, liaise with departments, monitor regulatory changes, support operational compliance, and prepare reports.
  • Operations: Lead and develop the legal team, maintain documentation, review outstanding claims, provide legal advice, review and develop policies, promote best practices, draft and review documents, and manage projects.

Requirements:

  • – Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from a recognized institution
  • – Certified Public Secretary (CPS) with a valid practicing certificate
  • – Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a current practicing certificate
  • – Registered member of the Law Society of Kenya in good standing
  • – Minimum 7 years of legal experience in insurance/financial institutions, with expertise in Commercial Law, Litigation, and Conveyance
  • – Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to manage workload
  • – Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • – Team leadership and collaboration abilities

Key Skills:

  • – Legal research and decision-making abilities
  • – Project management and communication skills
  • – Ability to lead change initiatives and drive business strategies
  • – Understanding of insurance sector operating models
  • – Attention to detail, planning, integrity, and accountability
Job Overview
Job Location

PROFESSIONAL CV UPGRADE SERVICES


Enhance your job search with our expert CV revamp service. Designed by industry professionals, your updated CV will highlight your skills and significantly increase your interview opportunities.

FROM KES 499

UPGRADE CV




NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES