Legal officer

Vacancy Number:ADF-088
Title: Legal officer
Duration:Open ended
Exp.: 2019-03-26-(1 Week From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per ADF Salary Scale


Organization: Agricultural Development Fund | About Agricultural Development Fund
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:University degree in Law
Work Experience:At least 5 as lawyer Years

  • University degree in Law.

  • Having at least 5 years’ experience as a Lawyer in the country.

  • Having valid license from the Afghan authorities to act as a Lawyer.

  • Having proper knowledge of Afghan Laws and juridical system.

  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills.

  • Analytical ability and strong attention to details.

  • Being able to properly communicate in Afghan national languages and English language.

  • Being flexible for travels

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare review and provide legal advice on all legal documents including loan agreements.

  • Court dealing arranging execution of mortgages/collaterals and assisting the ADF in legal or other related matters.

  • Work with Credit administration department for arranging mortgages collaterals property documents (qabalah) and property evaluation.

  • Consult and handle ADF’s all legal processes including but not limited to credit/loans lawsuits etc.

  • Work with the Credit team for the recovery of the default loans

  • File legal cases in the relevant courts against the default borrowers.

  • Execute investigation and gathering factual data regarding the legal status of client’s concerned properties to protect ADF’s interest

  • Meet with government officials property registries evaluators and courts to gather information on legal status of collaterals in Kabul as well as in the provinces.

  • Represent the ADF in the formal judicial and customary legal systems.

  • Participate in judicial sessions and defends ADF’s interests in court trials.

  • Participate in the prosecution investigation process regarding the ADF’s client and employees.

  • Write and prepare the defense statement and objection over prosecution appeal in due time.

  • Prepare and file legal cases/reports on behalf of the ADF for various issues related to credit/loans employees’ etc.

  • Other job-related tasks as assigned supervisor.

Submission Guideline

All Interested qualified applicants are encouraged to send their CV and Cover Letter indicating the position title and vacancy number ( ADF - 088 ) in the subject line before closing date to the below email address.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Email: [email protected]