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Chief Executive Officer - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #8417
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Microfinance
Job Role Chief Executive Officer
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian National/Resident
Degree Degree

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Interviews in Progress

Our client is looking for a Chief Executive Officer to join their team

Duties Includes:
Oversee business production planning and implementation, including identifying resource requirements, and establishing strategies to grow the business.
Supports operations and administration of Board by advising and informing Board members, interfacing between Board and staff, and supporting Board's evaluation of chief executive
Oversees design, marketing, promotion, delivery and quality of programs, products and services
Recommends yearly budget for Board approval and prudently manages organization's resources within those budget guidelines according to current laws and regulations
Effectively manages the human resources of the organization according to authorized personnel policies and procedures that fully conform to current laws and regulations
Assures the organization and its mission, programs, products and services are consistently presented in strong, positive image to relevant stakeholders
Oversees fundraising planning and implementation, including identifying resource requirements, researching funding sources, establishing strategies to approach funders, submitting proposals and administrating fundraising records and documentation

Key Skills
Ability to think and engage strategically and with vision
Good personal management (including acting honestly, with integrity and with personal ethics)
An understanding of the Zambia market, including to consumer dynamics and engagement, trends and sales drivers
In-depth knowledge of and strong networks in Zambia.
Good interpersonal skills, a good team player with the ability to interact with diverse people across countries and cultures
Ability to work under pressure, get things done quickly, meet strict deadlines, and be self-driven Excellent communication skills and well organized

  • Job Role: Chief Executive Officer
  • Industry: Business / Strategic Management
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

Years of Experience
A minimum 10 of years working experience, five (5) of which should have been at senior management level.
Proven experience in sales and/or marketing
Previous work experience in insurance and/or other financial services will be advantageous
A Masters’ in Business Administration or previous business management degree, skill and experience, and/or demonstrable entrepreneurial skill is desirable.

Additional Requirements


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