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First Bank of Nigeria Limited

First Bank of Nigeria Limited Recruitment is to fill the position below:

Job Title: Assistant Company Secretary
Job Identification: 888
Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full-time


Also Apply For: Polaris Bank Limited Recruitment (2 Positions)

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assisting the Company Secretary in ensuring compliance by the Bank with applicable corporate governance codes, rules and regulations.
  • Assisting the Company Secretary in attending to sundry requests from the Board and executive management for secretarial advice and guidance as well as in the resolution of sundry secretarial/regulatory issues.
  • Assisting the Company Secretary in the administration of the electronic portal for the CBN Fit and Proper Persons Regime.
  • Control of safe custody items deposited with the Company Secretary Department by other units within the Bank.
  • Preparation and/or filing of statutory returns for the Bank, inclusive of the Bank’s Form of Statement under Section 733, CAMA.
  • Providing financial control functions in the Department, including cost apportionment, review and adoption of Profit and Loss vouchers, call-over vouchers, Inter Branch Vouchers, etc.
  • Compliance Officer for the Department.
  • Other assignments and duties as may be assigned by the Company Secretary.
  • As part of the Bank’s Information Security requirements, maintenance of the security of all Information entrusted to the staff and compliance with the principles and policies in the Information Security Handbook.


  • Minimum Education: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B); Barrister at Law (B.L.;) Call to the Nigerian Bar.


  • Minimum experience:  7-9 years post call to bar.

Key Competency Requirements:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Nigerian legal system.
  • Banking and Company laws and regulations.
  • Corporate governance principles.

Skills / Competencies:

  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Legal Advisory
  • Legal Documentation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Stakeholder Management.


Application Closing Date
16th August, 2023 (08:31 AM).

Also Apply For: Dangote Group Recruitment (4 Positions)

How To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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