The National Youth Council of Malawi (NYCOM) is a statutory organization under the ministry of Youth and Sports. NYCOM was established by an Act of Parliament (Act Number 22 of 1996) with the aim of encouraging, promoting and coordinating youth development and empowering young people to participate effectively in personal, community and national development specifically, NYCOM coordinates and monitor the implementation of youth development and empowerment programs that are being championed by youth-led organizations and other Non – State Actors in Malawi.
In order to effectively and efficiently achieve its mandate, NYCOM is in the process of engaging the service of an EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (ED) on three years contract, renewable based on satisfactory performance, to be part of the existing team.
2. Reporting system
The ED reports to NYCOM Board of Directors and Ministry of Youth and Sports.
3. Summary of the Job
The Executive Director is the head of the organization and is responsible for the efficient and effective operation, reputation, and sustainable implementation of programmes for the management of NYCOM and ensure that performance of the council is in line with policies and regulations set by the Board and the Government of Malawi. The ED shall have the responsibility of providing leadership in the management of the organization, its programmes and its resources both human and financial
4. KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under the general direction of the Board and the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the ED’s key duties and responsibilities will include, but not limited to, the following:
5. Person Specifications
6. Required qualification and experience
An attractive employee package will be offered to the successful candidates based on NYCOM employee and benefits policy. Therefore, interested persons should submit their applications under confidential cover, ensure, enclosing detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certification, and three traceable reference, not later than 8th November 2021 to:
The Comptroller of Statutory Corporation
Department of statutory corporations
P.O. Box 30061