The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited is incorporated under the Companies Act of the Laws of Malawi. Its core business is to procure, transmit and distribute electric power in Malawi as well as manage System Market Operations in Malawi. ESCOM is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions currently existing within the Corporation:
Position: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
The purpose of the job is to ensure that the operations of the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited are consistently efficient and effective; that there is proper management of resources, and distribution of services to its customers; and that continuous organisational supervision, monitoring and evaluation is conducted, led by the Divisional Directors. Programmes led by the Divisional heads responsible for Transmission, Distribution and Customer Services, and, Planning and Development; shall be coordinated by the Chief Operating Officer (COO) to ensure synergy.
The Chief Operating Officer (COO) shall therefore:
Essential requirements, key competencies and experience
The ideal candidate should have a minimum qualification of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Engineering, Management, Finance or Economics, with a proven track record of managing strategic institutions of the size and complexity of ESCOM. Those with experience in power (or
electricity) utility will have an added advantage.
The ideal candidate for the position must:
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested persons should submit their applications, under confidential cover, either by post, courier or e-mail, enclosing detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with names and contact details of three (3) traceable referees to:
The Comptroller of Statutory Corporations
P.O. Box 30061
Physical address: Capital Hill, GoG 7
Closing date for receiving applications is 6th August 2021.
Individuals who applied to the previous adverts on the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer may re-apply.
Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.