POSITION: Chief Executive Officer

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Listed Telecommunications Company

JOB LOCATION: Blantyre, Malawi


SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Responsibility and authority for the effective leadership and profitable management of the listed company so as to optimise the value that accrues to the stakeholders over the immediate, medium and long term with particular emphasis on: creating, developing and implementing a vision, strategic direction and momentum to build on and deliver the potential and profitability that has been created, whilst creating an ethos of excellence and desire for continuous improvement and growth within the organisation.



  • Essential to have telecoms experience at executive level, gained within an Operating Company of a  sub-Saharan African Mobile Operator (preferably as Chief Executive Officer/ Managing Director of the company)
  • Understanding of Enterprise products, services and technical architecture
  • Experienced in liaising with regulators as well as dealing with suppliers
  • Well-honed negotiating skills are essential
  • Useful to have the ability to forge longer term pan-African relations
  • Knowledge of pricing, selling, monetising and driving revenue streams
  • Willing and able to travel as determined by business requirements



  • Relevant graduate qualification
  • MBA would be advantageous


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