Under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Operations provides strategic direction and management of the Malawi Gaming Board(MGB)/ National Lotteries Board (NLB) operational activities consistent with the statutory mandate of the MGB/NLB. The Director of Operations shall be part of the Executive Management team of the MGB/NLB. The position is tenable in Blantyre.
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The key duties and responsibilities for the Director of Operations are varied and shall include the following:
Direct oversight of the MGB/ NLB’s compliance function;
Attending meetings and representing the MGB/NLB’s interests on operational issues;
Producing monthly, quarterly and annual reports on the performance of the MGB/NLB’s licensed operators;
Monitoring and enforcing license obligations for all licensed operators;
Supervising staff under charge to ensure that the MGB/NLB’s monitoring policy is adhered to;
Identifying capacity development needs for the Operations department and facilitating access to relevant developmental programs to enhance the MGB/NLB’s monitoring function;
Advising the MGB/NLB on all operational and relevant technical matters;
Assisting, participating and making recommendations in the review and formulation of operational policies;
Ensuring integrity in all operations and gaming systems;
Participating in the preparation and evaluation of Requests for proposal and invitation for bids for Gaming Licences;
Leading and overseeing Operators compliance and Anti-money laundering (AML) programs to ensure adherence to all applicable legislation.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Qualified Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Sciences or Business from a recognized University and must have a relevant Master’s Degree plus at least ten (10) years post graduate experience at a senior Management position level. Candidates should be goal driven, action oriented, innovative , a self starter and team player.
The successful candidate shall be offered a renewable performance related contract for a period of three (3) years with an attractive salary and benefits commensurate with the seniority of the position and qualifications of the candidate.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested candidates should submit their applications together with detailed copies of their Curriculum vitaes and names of three traceable referees to :
The Chief Executive Officer
Malawi Gaming Board
P. O Box 3062
Closing date for receipt of applications is 26th March, 2021