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CEO - Nigeria - Nigeria

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9452
Job Location Nigeria
Company Type Micro-Finance/Insurance
Job Role CEO - Nigeria
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary US$ Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Executive
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Nigeria
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Nigerian

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our Client is looking for a CEO to join their Nigerian operations

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
Drive the crafting and adjustment of strategy
Ensure the Opco is led and managed to meet the business’s goals and strategies in alignment with the company
Ensure a healthy relationship with stakeholders(including but not limited to regulators, network and license partners, staff, financial institutions, key distribution partners and the company)
Sales and Marketing
Ensure that the Nigerian branch meets or exceeds sales and revenue requirements as set by the company
Ensure that the companies' brand is well accepted in Nigeria
Ensure effective engagement with customers and clients
Ensure that the Nigerian branch meets or exceeds profit and other targets as set by the company
Ensure appropriate financial controls and adherence regulation governing the Nigerian branch
Ensure that risks are appropriately managed in the company
Company leadership, culture and communication and others
Ensure the adoption and practice of values into the business as required from the company, and that the Nigerian branch has a winning culture and great adherence to ethics. Values include Integrity, Accountability, Innovation, Teamwork, Diversity and Excellence and you will be required to be an example in living the values.
Ensure effective communication, collaboration, interaction and active sharing in the Nigerian branch among staff and network and insurance partners in country, with the company and other businesses.
Fostering an environment of continuous learning and improvement, striving to be the best
Create a positive work climate and culture to energise employees, give meaning to work, minimise work disruption and maximise employee productivity.
Execute effective workforce planning and performance management practices to ensure that we get and keep the right staff

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 Nigeria market, including to consumer dynamics and engagement, trends and sales drivers
In-depth knowledge of and strong networks in Nigeria.
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: CEO - Nigeria
  • Industry: Business / Strategic Management
  • Salary: US$ Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
A minimum of 7 years relevant post qualification working experience for Associates of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria or its equivalent.
For non-associate members of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, a minimum of 10 years working experience in the Technical Department of an Insurance institution may suffice.
Proven experience in sales and/or marketing
Be a holder of a University degree preferably business, marketing or insurance option.
A Masters’ in Business Administration or previous business management degree, skill and experience, and/or demonstrable entrepreneurial skill is desirable.

Additional Requirements

Business Management
Strategic Management

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