Araratbank OJSC

TITLE:  Lawyer at Legal Department

OPEN TO/ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:  All eligible candidates


DURATION:  Long-term, with 3 months of probation period

LOCATION:  Yerevan, Armenia

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Araratbank is looking for a Lawyer at Legal Department to represent interests of the Bank in all the juridical instances of the Republic of Armenia, prepare statements of claim and answers thereto, complaints, petitions and drafts, draft and examine legal acts, provide legal advice.

- Provide opinion and advice on legal issues arising during the activities of the Bank;
- Examine loan files of potential borrowers, in cases stipulated by the internal legal acts of the Bank, and provide opinion thereon;
- Ensure the Bank's representation and protection of rights in notary's offices, as well as governmental and non-governmental bodies;
- Prepare powers of attorney, agreements, reports signed by the Bank and other legal documents as required;
- Fulfill other job-related responsibilities assigned by the Head and Deputy, Head of Legal Department, Head of Court and Out-of-Court Procedure Legal Service Division.

- Higher education in Law;
- At least 1 year of professional experience;
- Analytical skills;
- Knowledge of the legislation and subsidiary legislation regulating the field of banking system;
- Knowledge of the Civil Code, Criminal Code, Civil Procedure Code, Criminal Procedure Code, Administrative and Labor Codes;
- Knowledge of the laws on compulsory enforcement of judicial acts, public auctions, bankruptcy, stock companies, limited liability companies, private entrepreneurs, and tax legislation;
- Ability to write applications, reports and letters;
- Fast orientation ability;
- Vigilance and decision-making ability in stressful situations;
- Proficiency in Armenian, English and Russian languages;
- IT and computer literacy;
- Communication ethics with customers and partners;
- Teamwork skills.

REMUNERATION/ SALARY:  Based on experience and capabilities

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  Interested candidates who meet the requirements above, are welcome to fill out the CV form posted in: by mentioning the position title ("Lawyer at Legal Department").
Please clearly mention in your application letter that you learned of this job opportunity through Career Center and mention the URL of its website -, Thanks.

OPENING DATE:  08 February 2019


ABOUT COMPANY:  Araratbank OJSC is a commercial bank in Armenia. For more information about the Company, please visit:

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