Legal Manager - Mumbai, India - Godrej Capital

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    Banking / Loans

    Godrej Capital is a subsidiary of Godrej Industries and is the holding company for Godrej Housing finance & Godrej Finance. With a digital-first approach and a keen focus on customer-centric product innovation, Godrej Capital offers Home Loans, Loan Against Property, Property Loans, Business Loans and is positioned to diversify into other customer segments and launch new products. The company is focused on building a long-term, sustainable retail financial services business in India, anchored by Godrej Group's 125+year legacy of trust and excellence. Godrej Capital has a special focus on learning and capability development across its employee base and is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion as a guiding principle.

    The organization has been consistently recognized as a Great Place to WorkTM receiving certifications in 2022 and 2023. As it stands, Godrej Capital holds a spot among India's Top 50 Best Workplaces in BFSI 2023 and is also recognized as one of India's Great Mid-Size Workplaces 2023. Beyond that, it has also had the honor of being named the Best Organization for Women by The Economic Times in both 2022 and 2023, and the Best Workplaces for Women by Great Place to Work in 2022 and in 2023.

    Job Purpose - The role incumbent will be responsible to handle non-litigation legal and regulatory matters of the organisation, with a solutions-oriented approach and excellent decision-making skills

    Key responsibilities

    • to review all the retail transactions pertaining to Business LAP for all the locations
    • pre disbursement checklists and contents including various compliance certificates
    • of loan and security documents for big ticket size cases
    • and vetting various legal documents and replies to notices
    • the legal risks involved in various deals/processes and share the same with the management
    • with the empanelled legal vendors for APF
    • legal records/MIS of all the cases including agreements, legal compliance, checklist, etc.

    Essential skills

    • comparable experience in handling legal matters with a NBFC
    • hold knowledge of Financial Law and Property Law and regulations, i.e SARFAESI Act 2002, Transfer of Property Act, Contract Act, RBI Guideline and regulations, SEBI guidelines, NHB regulations
    • analytical with strong attention to detail
    • contributor with proven ability to prioritise and manage tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment with high accuracy
    • Must have excellent command over spoken and written English

    Qualification & experience

    Years of experience – 5+ years of relevant experience in non-litigation legal activities in an NBFC

    Years of experience – 5+ years of relevant experience in non-litigation legal activities in an NBFC

    LLB from a reputed law school