Senior Legal Officer – Tanzania Agriculture Development Bank Limited

Nature and Scope
The successful candidate will report to the Head of Legal Services and
Board Secretary. He/She will be responsible for preparing, executing
and registration of loan documents, statutory registrations and
ensuring compliance with the pre-disbursement conditions.

Key Responsibilities
Check all legal issues pertaining to loan applications before, during•
and after approval to ensure the bank’s interests are safeguarded;
Prepare loan/security documents and ensure prompt registration•
of the security documents at the relevant registries;
Investigate statutory registers to determine legal status of loan•
applicants, securities and borrowing capacities;
Prepare information and report to the Head of Legal Services and•
Board Secretary that conditions precedent to disbursement has
been fulfilled as per the respective agreement;
Ensure that borrowers fulfill all terms and conditions in the loan•
agreements at all times;
Ensure that borrowers fulfill all statutory requirements (under the•
Companies Ordinance, Bank of Tanzania regulations/guidelines or
any others) at all times;
Assist in preparation of documents for civil suits/litigation and•
conduct of court cases for the bank;
Assist and represent the bank in all legal matters outside the bank•
and in courts;
Perform any other related duties as may be assigned by the•
Supervisor from time to time.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience
Bachelor Degree in Law (LL.B) from a recognized•
Must be a Registered Advocate.•
At least three (3) years relevant work experience in a reputable•
Strong written and oral communication skills with ability to prepare•
legal documents in a concise and focused style.
Highest degree of integrity, excellent and well developed•
interpersonal and organizational skills.
Must be a team player, very self-motivated and able to manage and•
prioritize work load with minimum supervision.
Should have computer skills.•
Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank Limited is an equal
opportunity employer. The bank offers an attractive remuneration
package, career development opportunities and excellent working

Qualified candidates should apply in writing to or lodge their
applications at the address shown below, enclosing:
1. Application letter showing how they meet the requirements of
the position;
2. An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae;
3. Contacts stating name in full, physical address, telephone
numbers and e-mail addresses of the candidate;
4. Certified copies of relevant certificates
5. Names and full contacts of three (3) referees.
Closing date: Applications should reach the undersigned not later than
4.00 pm on Friday, 22nd September 2017.

Managing Director,
Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank,
3rd Floor Acacia Estates Building,
Plot 84 Kinondoni Road,
P.O. Box 63372, 14109 DAR ES SALAAM.

For further information, please visit the Bank’s website:

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