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Boardroom Opportunities

Independent Chairman (Netherlands)

Expertise Highlights: 
Deep industry knowledge in fintech, e-commerce and/or healthcare ▪ Scaling digital and/or healthcare businesses ▪ Organisational and leadership development ▪ Strategy and business model development ▪ Company and investment law (read more below).

Location: 
Candidates must be based in the Netherlands and should have a strong Africa focus

Non-Executive Directors

Expertise Highlights:
The non-executive directors of KCC are responsible for approving the strategy and for providing appropriate oversight, governance and leadership to KCC in the pursuit of its strategies in order to provide children care and community services. Non executive directors should monitor the performance of management in terms of agreed goals and objectives. They should ensure that management provides comprehensive information to the Board and ensure that financial and operational controls are in place to mitigate risks faced by the Community Centre.

Location: 
Midvaal and Meyerton

General Manager

Kotulong Community Centre is seeking a General Manager. 

Expertise Highlights:

Reporting to the board, you will be required to: Develop and implement organisation strategy in collaboration with board. Set short and long term strategic plans. Develop and maintain written policies and procedures that govern centre operations. Interpret the facility’s policies and procedures employees to residents and family members, visitors and government agencies and other related stakeholders. Implement operational systems, processes, and policies in. Support of the mission and strategy. Support and improve efficiency of support services namely Human Resources, IT and financial controls. Manage functions across organisational level. Plan, modify and maintain the facility’s programmes and ensure compliance. Drive initiatives to contribute to long term operational sustainability and excellence initiate. 

Independent Non-Executive Director

Expertise Highlights:

Join a world-class, agile board with a dynamic approach. C-Care seeks an independent non-executive director with an entrepreneurial spirit and a shared vision to build East Africa, as the board supports the organisation in writing its next chapter, investing in the future through expansion. This board has a strong governance leaning, with high ethics and values, and a strong structure that supports their decision-making.

Location: 
Mauritius and elsewhere considered, including South Africa, Dubai, East Africa, Europe.

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Expertise Highlights:

A renowned and well-established manufacturing company in the steel industry with operations spanning South Africa, Europe and Asia, is seeking an experienced, highly skilled, and technically competent COO to complement their manufacturing operations in South Africa. The successful candidate will be required to provide strategic direction, leadership and management of operational and financial activities that are aligned to meet the overall strategic objectives of the organisation, and combine this with a strong technical understanding. This combination of an innovative business mindset with technical understanding will make you stand out.   

Location: 
Cape Town, South Africa

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Expertise Highlights:

Sulfo Rwanda Industries is one of the largest companies in Rwanda manufacturing FMCG such as soap, personal care items, cleaning products, and bottled water, and trading in tyres. They seek to recruit a strong, dynamic, and visionary leader with exceptional strategic management skills and the ability to drive change, innovation, and transformation in the organisation to fill the role of CEO.

Location: 
Kigali, Rwanda

Independent Non-Executive DirectorS x4

Expertise Highlights:

Our client BOMA is looking to appoint four Independent Non-Executive Directors who will sit on the board of an established U.S. non-profit organisation – and a Kenyan NGO – that tirelessly works to provide poor women living in the arid and semi-arid lands of Northern Kenya with the educational, financial, and technological resources to lift themselves out of poverty, having impacted more than 182,000 women and children since 2009.

Location: 
Ideally resident in Kenya, Ethiopia, Rwanda or francophone countries such as Benin or Burkina Faso.

INDEPENDENT NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS X2

Expertise Highlights:
The incoming independent directors for The People’s Fund are expected to be available and commit to attending all six (6) board meetings, each of which last approximately four (4) hours, being well prepared for board meetings which would require preparation reading and phone calls, and also being part of the Audit and Social Ethics Committee.

Location: 
Johannesburg, South Africa

Independent Non-Executive Director

Expertise Highlights:

Established in 2008, Barak Fund Management has built up an impressive track record in Africa. Leveraging off of a strong deal origination investment team, on the ground presence, experience and skill set across the continent ensures a diversified portfolio. They require a European Union resident with an understanding of Swedish law, based in Sweden. While Swedish citizenship is ideal, it is not mandatory. Additional expertise required includes: Understanding of business in Africa/emerging markets; Prior experience of serving as a board member; Ability to hold one’s own in a challenging and complex board environment; and a champion for board and governance effectiveness