Chief Executive Officer - Business Head, Kampala

Last update 2024-07-22
Expires 2024-08-22
ID #2199545250
Chief Executive Officer - Business Head, Kampala
Uganda, Central Region, Kampala,
Modified June 20, 2024


Join This Team as Group CEO and Lead an Ambitious Manufacturing Group!Are you ready to take the helm of a dynamic and diverse manufacturing group with ambitious growth plans? Look no further - This Group is seeking a professional and visionary Chief Executive Officer to lead their team of dedicated professionals towards unparalleled success.

About The Company: My Client is a renowned pioneering distribution trading house of FMCG products in East Africa operating since 1952 with diverse manufacturing facilities including wax candles, wax-coated matches, bottling spirit, steel, and chemicals.

With around 3,000 talented employees, including 180 expatriate staff, the Company is committed to excellence and innovation in every aspect of their operations.*Important to note that my client is seeking an Indian National preferably with strong experience in East Africa or Rest of Africa in a similar role.

Remuneration Structure Highly competitive ( International Standards) US$ Salary (paid Nett offshore)In-country Living allowance Accommodation provided ( with hard furnishings) - Single / Family status Company Vehicle Cost of all visas and work permits Medical Cover Provident Fund Annual Bonuses Annual leave Flight tickets return to point of origin when taking leave Other Benifits will be discussed in interview Qualifications: Proven track record of leadership and success in a similar role, preferably within the FMCG / manufacturing industry.

Strong strategic thinking and business acumen.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated ability to inspire and motivate teams towards achieving goals.

Advanced financial management and budgeting skills.

Deep understanding of legal and regulatory frameworks.

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Management, or related field; MBA preferred.

Key Responsibilities: As the Group CEO, you will be the driving force behind our business, responsible for providing strategic, financial, and operational leadership for all group companies.

Your key duties include: Developing and implementing business policies, strategies, and initiatives aligned with our overarching group strategy.

Collaborating with General Managers to establish annual budgets and drive profitability.

Identifying opportunities and threats in the market and working closely with the board to capitalize on or mitigate them.

Cultivating strong relationships with government officials, customers, banks, and suppliers.

Acting as the primary spokesperson for the Group companies and shaping our corporate culture and vision.

Leading recruitment efforts and fostering a high-performance work environment.

Overseeing fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.

Ensuring compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements.

Collaborating with the executive board to set values, missions, and goals.

Building strategic alliances and partnerships to support our growth initiatives.

Supporting the development, engagement, and retention of our talented workforce.

Join Us: If you're ready to make a significant impact and lead a dynamic team towards unprecedented success, we invite you to apply for the role of Group CEO.

Come be a part of this journey as we revolutionize the manufacturing industry and shape a brighter future for generations to come.

To apply, please submit your resume with Head and Shoulders Photo and cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you're the perfect fit for this role.

Please note that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted 

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Chief executive officer - business head

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