About Canara Bank
Canara Bank is one of the largest public sector banks owned by the Govt. of India, headquartered in Bangalore. On 30 August 2019, Manipal based Syndicate Bank merged with Canara bank on 1 April 2020, making it the fourth largest bank in the country.
About the Opportunity
Canara Bank is looking to hire specialist officers in various disciplines in Scale I, Scale II and Scale III.
Post: Manager- Law, Vacancies: 43
Graduate with a Degree in Law or Law graduate who has passed five years integrated course from the University recognized by the Government of India.• Experience: Minimum 3 years
– Active experience as practicing advocate
– Experience as Law Officer in the Legal Department of Scheduled Commercial Bank / State or Central Govt./PSU
– The above experience should be after enrolment as advocate with Bar Council.
Role and Responsibilities • Offering opinion on various legal issues, drafting, vetting and negotiating agreements, contracts, deeds, Bank Guarantees or documents.• Supporting the operational functionaries in understanding and mitigating the legal risk in contracts, negotiations, deals, projects etc. and in conduct of litigations including attending the judicial/ quasi-judicial forum, whenever required.• Provide legal opinion in respect of other related areas as and when sought, on an ongoing basis.• Determining acceptability of the title to the immovable properties offered as security• Scrutiny of Loan documents.• Processing of Death Claims• Co-ordinating with the statutory authorities/ regulatory authorities/ self- governing bodies on issues involving legal aspects.• Instructing and coordinating with advocates and other professionals wherever necessary.• Keeping oneself updated about the latest legal developments and disseminating knowledge on the same to the operational functionaries.
Application Procedure• Eligible candidates are required to apply Online through the link given on the Bank’s website www.canarabank.com . No other means of application will be accepted.• The registration gets completed when fee is deposited with the Bank through On-line mode on or before the last date of fee payment. • Last date for Registration and payment of fees is 15thDecember 2020.• Online examination will take place tentatively in January/February.• Candidates are advised to check the Bank’s website www.canarabank.com for details and updates.