Datum Recruitment Services
Employment type: Full time
City / Location: Nairobi
Job category: Other
Min. years of experience: more than 10 years
Required languages: English
Minimum degree: Bachelors degree
Closing date: October 31, 2013 - 3pm
Designation: Chief Operating Officer (Cables & Electrical Products), Kenya
Reference ID : REQ 0638
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Our client is a leading regional player in Africa who provides various careers in Africa.
The Chief Operating Officer is responsible for leading the development and execution of the Company’s strategy with a view to creating shareholder value. The incumbent will ultimately be responsible for all day-to-day management decisions and for implementing the Company’s long and short term plans.
Experience: Min: 10 Year(s) Max: 20 Year(s)
Industry Type: Electricals / Switchgears
Functional Area : Top Management
Role: Head / VP / GM-Operations
Desired Candidate Profile:
Qualifications & Experience
A university degree in Engineering or related field.
Demonstrated management and leadership skills
Ten (10) years’ related experience required at a senior level
Demonstrated experience in engaging with local, regional and international organizations
Understanding of the Electrical, Cable and Construction Industry in general
Previous experience in Africa is preferred.
Core competencies and Attributes
Ethics and Values: Demonstrate and safeguard ethics and integrity
Development and Innovation: Take charge of self-development and take initiative
Team player and Leader: Demonstrate ability to work in a multicultural, multi ethnic environment and to maintain effective working relations with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.
Communicating and Information Sharing: Facilitate and encourage open communication and strive for effective communication
Self-management and Emotional Intelligence: Stay composed and positive even in difficult moments, handle tense situations with diplomacy and tact, and have a consistent behaviour towards others
Appropriate and Transparent Decision Making: Demonstrate informed and transparent decision making
Provide overall leadership in the operations of the Company.
Development and implementation of strategies as approved by the Board.
Ensuring compliance with statutory, legal and regulatory requirements and establishing measures and plans against business risks
To give direction and leadership toward the achievement of the Company’s philosophy, strategy, and its annual goals and objectives
Promoting the Company’s image and developing good working relationships with all customers, stakeholders and partners
Advising the Board of Directors on operations, investment planning, viable and sustainable development of the Company.
Ensures effective internal controls and management information systems are in place.
Ensure proper manpower is in place, properly deployed, motivated and developed to maximise their productivity.
Organization : Leading Regional player in East Africa
Company Profile :
Our client is a leading regional player with business into building materials, electrical products.
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