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Chief Executive Officer / CEO (Insurance / Strategic / Executive) – Rwanda

Kigali, Rwanda
Reference Number: SHR
Job Description:
Our client, a leading Financial Services institution, is seeking a dynamic; commercially astute; and innovative leader to take up the role Chief Executive Officer / CEO within their Rwanda operation. This person will formulate and implement business strategy; manage key stakeholder relationships; drive a high-performance corporate culture; and grow the Group’s Insurance business.
Strategic Planning and Development:
  • Assuming responsibility for the preparation of the strategic and development plans of the Company.
  • Ensuring effective business development and planning for the Company.
  • Assuming strategic responsibility for the development of employer engagement, business development and other strategies that impact on the Groups’ performance.
  • Understanding the business environment and be able to interpret political, economic and market trends
  • Determining the financial strategy for the Group and maintaining and improving its financial health.
  • Implementing robust financial, risk and management information systems and an overarching internal control framework, thereby creating a financially secure and healthy Group.
  • Achieving profits in line with agreed targets.
  • Maintaining and managing an effective organization, controlling the cash-flow in conformity with the Board of Directors’ guidelines.
Business Development, Brand Support and Visibility:
  • Identifying market developments, political, economic, legislative and underwriting trends affecting profit and growth objectives to interpret their impact and ensure appropriate action is taken.
  • Developing and maintaining constructive business relationships with management and staff of broking firms at all levels and with direct clients.
  • Establishing personal relationships with major sources of revenue and business influence to foster the growth and standing of the Group.
  • Defining company growth objectives, monitoring progress, interpreting results and establishing and maintaining operating standards to this end.
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • A Bachelor’s degree as well as a Masters degree in a business-related field (advantageous)
  • Professional qualifications in FCII and ACII or equivalent
  • At least 10 years’ experience, 8 of which must be at senior management level, within the financial services industry, in a busy high performing insurance industry.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of the Rwandan insurance industry and its concepts.
  • A good understanding of local customers, the market and industry competitors.
  • Knowledge of insurance regulatory requirements.
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