The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) is the umbrella professional body for bankers in Nigeria. We invite applications from a suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:
Job Title: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
We are searching for a dynamic and experienced leader to lead a financial services institution located in Lagos
The ideal candidate for this position has a proven track record for effective team management and hands-on, results- oriented leadership
The candidate must have executive presence and the ability to successfully coordinate multiple stakeholders.
Executive-level candidate required to be the CEO of a financial institution in Lagos, Nigeria.
The role is a long term contract of 3 years and would be responsible for helping to coordinate efforts to drive financial inclusion in Nigeria.
Lead strategy development and program management for the organization: Develop strategies and coordinate the overall organization to successful implementation of all initiatives.
Lead the organization’s Stakeholder Engagement and Coordination: Coordinate and facilitate all stakeholder activities related to the mandate of the financial institution
Be the communication and thought leader for the financial institution: Lead communications to the institution’s board members and the public on progress made by institution
Ensure prudent financial management, clear accountability and transparency of the organization’s operations
Be “hands-on with track record of successful large-scale program management experience and strong emotional intelligence
Work effectively under direction of the board members to deliver the Organization’s Mandate.
Minimum of a B.Sc. Degree
Advanced Degree (e.g. MBA, M.Sc, Ph.D, etc) is an added advantage
Membership of professional organizations (e.g. ACIB, etc.).is a plus
Track record of impact in large scale transformation program (e.g. M&A integration, industry wide program execution, large scale product development and rollout, etc.)
Track record of successfully coordinating multi-stakeholders towards a common objective
Track record of successfully building relationships with Regulators, government officials and international bodies
Track record of successfully running an entity or large Business Unit or division, with P&L/Large Budget responsibility
Experience in financial services, wide scale distribution and/or digital product development
Experience serving on a board is a plus
Experience in driving/supporting financial inclusion initiatives is a plus.
Skills and Competencies Needed:
Program management skills, including work planning structuring and monitoring
Broad knowledge/understanding of digital financial services and consumer distribution
External recognition and/or contribution to industry bodies/committers/conferences/journals, etc. in previous roles
Executive Presence, Results orientation, Conscientiousness, Global mindset, Problem solver, Collaborative, Emotional intelligence, Tenacity, Track record of integrity with no record of financial infraction or litigation.
Application Closing Date
7th August, 2018.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's (in Word or PDF Format only) to: [email protected] The e-mail should have the subject “CEO Role”.