Latest Job Vacancy as General Manager on 2016

BACKGROUND

An ICT Consulting firm with extensive local and international, public and private sector experience is starting an academy to serve as an incubation centre for budding ICT professionals. The Academy, located in a serene environment in the FCT boasts of state-of-the art facilities to enable online, real time learning. The facility also has a prometric centre and lodging facilities for residential training programmes.

The academy seeks to engage the services of a General Manager with entrepreneurial acumen and verifiable experience to champion business development efforts. The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for driving growth and profitability for the academy.

JOB OVERVIEW

Lead the Academy’s business development efforts, ensuring the Academy’s patronage and profitability targets and aspirations are met. He/ she will also double as the Chief Operating Officer of the Academy, ensuring smooth operations and delivery of excellent customer service.

EXPERIENCE

5 – 10 years cognate experience in Business Development and Administration, preferably in a target-driven environment

Experience in championing business development efforts in start-ups will be an added advantage

EDUCATION

First degree or equivalent in any discipline from a reputable institution of higher learning.

Relevant postgraduate/ professional qualification will be an advantage.