Role details

Senior Legal Advisor

Johannesburg   •   R1,000,000 - R1,400,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Corporate Banking
  • AA candidates only

About Our Client

The Senior Legal Advisor role is based in Johannesburg.

Job Description

The main responsibilities of the Senior Legal Advisor is, amongst others, to:

  • Provide legal input into the facility transaction documents and product house agreements, where required
  • Assist in presenting new transactions to the Credit Committee where required
  • Negotiate terms with the client, their lawyer and/or other banks
  • Sign off the transaction at a deal conclusion forum (DCF) level
  • Provide legal assistance and advice on an ad hoc basis
  • Conduct research and formulate sound legal opinion on queries
  • Assess and formulate Loan, Security and Product House document templates
  • Vet and/or amend and/or draft
  • Security Sharing Agreements
  • Intercreditor Agreements
  • Common Terms Agreements
  • Assignment Agreements
  • Acquiree/Acquiror Agreements
  • Product House Agreements
  • Draft non-standard security and other legal documentation
  • Draft Facility Letters and Product House Agreements ensuring that they encapsulate the applicable/sanctioned term

The Successful Applicant

The Senior Legal Advisor must have an LLB degree from a recognised SA university, with a minimum of 7 years post articles experience in Banking and Finance, either at a law firm or as an in-house lawyer within FS. The role is exclusively available to AA candidates.

What's on Offer

The salary on offer will be based on the candidates relevant years of experience and current salary. The client is will to consider up to R1.4m TCTC. This will be discussed in detail with each candidate who successfully applies.

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