An opportunity will soon arise after the retirement of the incumbent later in the year for the Board of Macsteel (Malawi) Limited, jointly owned by the Press Group of companies and Macsteel Services Centres South Africa, to appoint a new Managing Director. The successful candidate is expected to report on 1st November 2020.
Macsteel (Malawi) Limited is the largest leading manufacturer and distributor of high quality steel, wire and roofing products to the construction industry in Malawi. The company is head quartered in Blantyre and has a regional office in Lilongwe responsible for operations in the centre and north of Malawi in addition to a number of retail shops across the country. The Company is a Joint Venture between Press Corporation Plc and Macsteel Service Centres SA (Pty) Limited with the latter having management responsibilities.
Position: Managing Director
The Managing Director shall be in overall charge of the day to day management of the Company. The position reports to a board of directors which in turn provides the necessary oversight and policy direction. The successful candidate is expected to lead in the development and execution of the Company’s long term strategy with a view to enhancing shareholder value. Through his contribution on Board as an executive director, the successful candidate will be part of a team of like-minded executives in providing strategic direction for the Company. The position is tenable in Blantyre, Malawi.
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities of the Managing Director include, but are not restricted to: