Wema Bank Plc – Widely reputed as the longest surviving and most resilient indigenous bank in Nigeria, Wema Bank Plc has over the years, diligently offered a fully-fledged range of value-adding banking and financial advisory services to the Nigerian public.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Regional Legal Officer

Location: Ibadan, Oyo

Employment Type: Full-time

Grade: BO – SBO

Job Description

  • This is a full-time on-site role as a Regional Legal Officer located in Ibadan. As a Regional Legal Officer, you will be responsible for handling legal matters and providing legal advice and support to the Bank.
  • This includes reviewing and drafting legal documents, perfection of securities, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations, liaising with external solicitors and preparing strategies for the Bank in legal proceedings.
  • You will also work closely with other departments to provide legal guidance and support for business activities.


  • Law Degree from an accredited institution
  • Professional Qualification/License to practice Law in Nigeria;
  • Strong knowledge of Nigerian laws and regulations
  • Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks with attention to detail and lead a team.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Minimum of a Second Class (Upper Division)
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience as a legal officer in the banking sector.
  • Master’s Degree or a relevant professional qualification will be an advantage.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

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