INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
The Malawi Institute of Management (MIM) is a Statutory Corporation established by an Act of Parliament No 7 of 1989 to provide leadership and management training, consultancy and research services to the public sector, statutory corporations and the private sector in Malawi and beyond. The Institute has two specialized Directorates which are responsible for the implementation of its mandate as stipulated in the MIM Act.
In order to fulfil its mandate effectively and efficiently with strategic leadership and management, an excellent and rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified person of Malawian origin to fill an Executive Management position of EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR tenable at its Lilongwe Main Campus. The Board of Directors of MIM therefore invites applications from suitable candidates to fill the position on a three (3) year employment contract.
This is a highly demanding position that requires a person who has demonstrable capacity to initiate administrative and managerial innovations geared at making MIM a Center of Excellency, vibrant and competitive institution.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE JOB
The Executive Director shall be the Chief Executive Officer and professional head of the Institute. He/she shall be responsible to the Board of Governors for the effective and efficient operation and management of MIM. He/she shall lead a multidisciplinary team of experts and shall have all overall responsibility for managing the Institute and its resources. The Executive Director shall also provide leadership, guidance, direction and advice on policy and overall strategic direction of the Institute.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION
The Executive Director shall be responsible for the following among others:
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Applications must have:
KEY COMPETENCIES AND ATTRIBUTES
The ideal candidate must:
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
MIM shall offer an attractive employee benefits package to successful candidate in accordance with its emolument structure (commensurate with qualifications and experience) which includes salary, medical insurance and membership to Contributory Medical Scheme.
F. MODE OF APPLICATION
Applications including detailed Curriculum Vitae (CVs) with at least three (3) accessible referees and photocopies of relevant certificates should be sent to the following address not later than 30th October, 2020:
The Comptroller of Statutory Corporations,
P.O. Box 30061.
Further information is available on: http://www.mim.ac.mw
Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for Interviews.