Banking and Finance, Company commercial, Financial Services, Governance, risk and compliance, Insurance/Reinsurance, Logistics and transportation, Regulatory, Restructuring, insolvency and debt recovery, Taxation
WesBank, a division of FirstRand Bank Limited, is a leading Vehicle and Asset Finance bank and part of one of the largest financial services groups in Africa. WesBank has over 40 years’ experience in asset finance. We focus on providing secured instalment finance to retail, public sector and corporate markets, as well as related services such as insurance, fleet management and full maintenance rental. WesBank is the partner of choice for over 60 leading international brands in fields such as automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), insurance providers and oil companies. We are a global company with successful operations throughout Africa as well as the UK.
The role of Legal Counsel is to identify and mitigate legal risk through providing specialist legal advice, drafting and vetting contracts, managing regulatory actions or litigation against the bank and ensuring that the company remains legally compliant.
experience and qualifications
Minimum Qualification - Admitted Attorney
Experience - Three to five years relevant experience
Experience in banking an advantage
Experience in commercial asset-based finance and fleet management an advantage