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Chief Executive Officer

Date Posted: Mar 24, 2021

Job Description

NICO Holdings PLC, the first company to list on the Malawi Stock Exchange, is a financial services Group whose core business is in Insurance, Pension Administration Banking and Asset Management. The Group seeks to recruit a dynamic professional to lead NICO Capital Limited, an investment and financial advisory company a wholly owned NICO Holdings Plc subsidiary under incorporation . The suitable candidate must be a mature, astute and a very experienced hands on individual to provide overall strategic leadership and direct the new company to achieve growth and sustainability.

Position: Chief Executive Officer

Scope and Key responsibilities:

Reporting to the Board, the successful candidate’s key areas of responsibility will include the following:

  •  Strategic Management of the company Develop and periodically review the Company Strategic Business Plan.
  •  Company Performance and Control Development of the Company income budget based on the performance targets agreed the Board.
  •  Team Management Build a strong team of professionals and monitor staff on a on-going basis, to identify and agree key performance areas, key objectives/tasks and action plans.
  •  Stakeholder Management Manage all strategic key stakeholder relationships of the company
  • Key expertise required by the successful candidate

Successful will be expected to demonstrate a proven track record in the following fields and abilities:

  •  Ability to professionally carryout project Appraisal and capital raising- debt and equity.
  •  A deep understanding of advisory services on IPO’s.
  •  Ability to conduct due diligence reviews, capital adequacy assessments, capital structure and mergers and acquisitions.
  •  Ability to conduct business valuations.
  •  Ability to conduct Infrastructure Project Finance and Feasibility Analysis
  •  Ability to prepare business and feasibility plans, financial projections, capital plan and strategy reviews, functional reviews, company restructuring , business modelling and business analysis.
  •  Accountability
  •  Overall achievement of the Company goals and objectives.
  •  Acquisition and retention of key clients and partnerships for the company.
  •  Renewal and update of all Operating Licences.
  •  Strategy formulation and implementation.
The ideal candidate must have the following levels of Experience. academic , professional 
  • Qualifications and Attributes:

    • Masters- degree in business, Finance, Financial Services Economics. or equivalent or Professional Finance/Accounting qualifications like CFA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent.
    • Having an ACCA, LIMA. or CFA and a Professional Finance Qualification would be desirable.
    • Have ten to twelve (10-12) years in a senior position.
    • Be proactive and a self-starter.
    • Have a good understanding of Corporate Finance principles and practice.
    • Have strong analytical skills.
    • Have excellent interpersonal skills.
    • Knowledge and experience of Public Private Partnerships(PPP’s) will be an added advantage.

How to apply
Those interested should send their applications together with complete curriculum vitae with at least three traceable referees to:

Group Head of Human Resources

NICO Holdings Limited

PO Box 501



Please note applications must be received within two weeks from the date this advert is first flighted. Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged. NICO Group is a diversity-oriented organization

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