CEO and Managing Director Port Vila Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer Retail/Commercial Bank
The Bank, located in Vanuatu, a Melanesian Country, has been operating for nearly 30 years and provides commercial, retail and rural-based financial products and services. With Locally based shareholders, your brief involves delivering a competitive return and ensuring the Boards agreed strategic plan is implemented and achieved. The Bank maintains the most extensive retail branch network in the country.
The Board is looking to replace their current MD & CEO, who has resigned for personal reasons. The new MD & CEO will lead the organisation, build consensus and influence government and other stakeholders to achieve beneficial outcomes for the Bank. The incumbent will also provide effective leadership and control over all strategic development, business activities, human capital and initiatives to ensure delivery of short-term and long-term plans.
You will have senior management experience in Retail/Commercial... Banking and understand the challenges and opportunities for financial institutions in Melanesia. Continuing with the success of building a strong culture with low turnover, you will be a strong, inclusive leader with a decisive management style and well-honed interpersonal skills. C-Suite experience across several banking disciplines is required, and navigating and working with the government is critical. A business degree and a Postgraduate degree would be highly regarded.
Key Responsibilities Develop and execute the banks business strategies to attain the goals of the Board and Shareholders. Provide strategic advice and information to the Board to have an accurate view of performance, market challenges and the Bank's opportunities. Prepare and implement comprehensive business plans to facilitate the achievement of cost-effective operations and market development activities. Ensure Bank policies and legal guidelines are well communicated and followed at all times and the Bank conforms with the highest standards of financial and ethical behaviour. Develop and maintain trusted relationships with the Board, Executives, Regulatory authorities and the community. Oversee the Banks financial performance, investments and balance sheet including capital management and other business ventures. Delegate responsibilities and supervise the work of executives providing guidance and motivation to drive maximum performance. Act as the public face of the Bank in ways that strengthen its profile. Analyse problematic situations and occurrences and provide solutions to ensure Banks growth. Ensuring that appropriate risk management systems are in place, and are operating effectively to protect the Banks financial position and assets
This opportunity should not be missed. On offer is an excellent salary package including housing, a thoroughly maintained car, twenty-five business days leave and a travel allowance.
Please forward your CV in complete confidence to [email protected] or, if you wish to have a confidential discussion, please forward your contact details, and we will contact you. Applications will close by Friday 23rd July Port Vila Vanuatu
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