Reserve Bank of India (RBI/Bank)
Legal Officer in Grade B
Address: Reserve Bank of India Services Board, Post Bag No. 4618, Mumbai Central Post Office
Postal Code: 400008
Pay Scale: Rs. 21,000/- p.m.
Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Law recognized by the Bar Council of India for the purpose of enrolment as an Advocate with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent in the aggregate of all semesters/years.
Qualifications: (a) Bachelor’s Degree in Law with 60% marks or equivalent in the aggregate of all semesters/years or Master’s Degree in Law. (b) Proficiency in computer applications.
Experience Requirements: At least two years’ experience as an Advocate or as a Law Officer in the Legal Department of a large bank/financial institution /statutory corporation /company and/or legal associate /legal consultant in an Advocate’s or Solicitor’s office or in the Legal Department of Central/State Government or as teacher in law in a Law College /University.
Desired Skills: (i) Dealing with references on legal issues received from various departments of the Bank and its associate institutions, which are mainly related to the interpretation of various statutes such as Reserve Bank of India Act 1934, Banking Regulation Act 1949, Foreign Exchange Management Act 1999, Companies Act ,1956 etc. (ii) Preparing initial drafts of legislation administered/to be administered by the Bank. (iii) Preparation of drafts of pleadings and comprehensive instructions/briefs to counsel in connection with litigation involving the Bank and its associate institutions. (iv) Appearing before Conciliation Officers, Labour Courts, Tribunals etc. on behalf of the Bank.
Details will be available at: http://www.rbi.org.in/scripts/bs_viewcontent.aspx?Id=2627#top
No of Post: 04 Posts
How To Apply: Candidates can apply for the post either on the prescribed Application (OFF-LINE) or submit the application ON-LINE followed up by sending a printout (hardcopy) of the online application to the Board’s office.
Last Date: February 12, 2013 (before 6.00 P.M.)
Age Limit: Not exceeding 32 years