Legal Officer - Foreclosures Home Loans

Job Description

Job Details Risk Management: understanding all risks – from the economic to the political – that could affect our global business, and offering guidance to all parts of the bankJob PurposeTo contribute to and implement the Credit Rehabilitation and Recoveries strategy in alignment with Standard Bank Group's (SBG) overall strategy.To manage and coordinate the Home Loans Legal portfolio through profiling, reviewing, investigating, reporting matters and escalating high risk defences and allegations,To ensure that all identified risk in the legal and collecting process are efficiently and effectively handled.Key Responsibilities/AccountabilitiesData• Collate information and refer relevant legal opinions and reviews, ensuring adherence to set standards of processing in order to identify any deficiencies on documentation and systems utilised that could lead to unsatisfactory legal outcomes.Financial Management• Contribute towards the effectiveness and efficiency of the department by exercising caution to mitigate operational losses on legal matters.People• Guide and support attorneys on various foreclosure process and strategies through coordinating engagements through the Vendor Management Framework.• Monitor and evaluate the timeous and effective management of various legal matters by attorneys ensuring that they operate within the set mandate of Home loans legal structure through providing basic legal guidance and subject matter expertise.• Build and maintain sound and effective working relationships with team members, and support departments through engagement on legal matters by engaging all stakeholders on a regular basis in order to determine suitable resolutions in all matters.

Responsibilities + Skills

reviewing and building reports on litigation matters.


Diploma - Legal


3 - 4 Years Legal Risk Management Exp 3-4 years Extensive experience in a legal environment, 3 - 4 Yeears in a financial institution and or Collection Department, actively engaged in profiling, investigation,

Job Summary

  • Published on: Saturday, 5th September 2020
  • Designation: Legal Officer - Foreclosures Home Loans
  • industry: Finance
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: 0
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Saturday, 5th September 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: Standard Bank Group.
  • Address: 9th Floor 011 636 9111/2 SBZAZAJJ Standard Bank Centre 5 Simmonds Street Johannesburg 2001 P O Box 7725
  • Website:
  • Company Profile:
  • To provide design and build decision agents and Credit process requirements for all Personal and Business products across the risk lifecycle for a particular stream (i.e. origination, account management and collections - to be customised per jobholder). This includes the process design of the end-to-end solution and working closely with appropriate Architectures (e.g., IT, Credit, Business, Data, etc.) to formulate sustainable strategic solutions.

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