General Manager Job vacancy At Sahel Capital

Sahel Capital, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

General Manager

Job Description

  • The COO/General Manager will be expected to: Report to and work closely with the Directors
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the company
  • Manage the entity’s budget, drive sales and manage costs; ensuring transparency, accountability and efficiency in the use of the company’s resources
  • Provide financial oversight of business operations with a focus on delivering on financial goals and key business metrics
  • Ensure the smooth functioning of the office support systems including negotiations with suppliers, vendors and other service providers in the most cost effective manner
  • Ensure that the company maintains the highest quality control and production standards, and invests in R & D and new product development to minimize costs and enhance output
  • Establish and maintain internal controls to ensure compliance with financial, human resources and administrative policies and procedures
  • Manage the entity’s brand, actively promoting its products via different media
  • Provide leadership and management oversight for the company’s employees and volunteers;
  • Prepare regular reports on the performance of the entity for the managing directors and other external stakeholders – including funders and partners as required
  • Ensure that company complies with all tax and legal obligations

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of a post graduate degree, preference for a masters degree
  • Over 7 years of managerial experience
  • Evidence of strong accounting and operations skills
  • Evidence of strong networks in the Nigerian private, public and nonprofit sector
  • Demonstrable knowledge and interest in agribusiness and food processing
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and writing skills
  • Proven entrepreneurial ability and capacity to work with significant autonomy
  • A high level of integrity and preparedness to keep stakeholders informed
  • Strong indication of passion for Nigeria’s development and commitment to the developmental objectives of the entity

Salaries & Benefits
Salaries will be competitive and will be commensurate with experience.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their application and CVs to: [email protected]

Deadline: 30 June, 2015

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