The Infrastructure Bank Plc. is Nigeria’s dedicated infrastructure bank providing financial solutions to support key long term infrastructure projects, including transportation infrastructure, municipal common services, mass housing and district development, solid waste management and water provision, and power and renewable energy projects. The Infrastructure Bank Plc. has a unique ownership structure. It is majority owned by the private sector but also has the Federal Government, State Governments and Local Governments as well as the Nigeria Labour Congress as shareholders. The Bank is thus a government sponsored but private sector led development finance institution.
We are seeking highly motivated professionals willing to join our team of achievers in the following areas:
Position: Transaction Legal Manager
The ideal candidate will create and maintain the legal framework for the activities of the bank (drafting, advisory support, conclusion of agreements and completion of all related legal formalities) and monitor the same from a legal point of view, with a particular focus on lending transactions and those transactions requiring legal banking expertise in relation to the legal design and implementation of banking related aspects of financial assistance provided by an infrastructure finance company.
General Knowledge & Skills
Very good skills and substantial experience in drafting and reviewing legal documentation
Thorough understanding of the operational environment of an infrastructure financing Institution.
A strong University degree in law. A master’s degree (LLM) would be an added advantage
More than 5 years of relevant experience, in particular with lending and banking transactions
Experience in a transactional practice area in a financial environment is essential to be successful.
A good understanding of macroeconomics and finance
Fluent (spoken and written) in English
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should apply for the roles they are most qualified for through our website: www.tibplc.com/careers
Please note that application closes on Friday 22nd April, 2016. Kindly visit our careers page on www.tibplc.com/careers for vacancy announcements
The Infrastructure Bank Plc. is an Equal Opportunities Employer (EOE) and this recruitment exercise is without discrimination on the basis of race, ethnic origin, and state of origin, country, religion, political ideology, sex or non-disqualifying physical disability.