Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Employment Opportunity for the Position of Chief Operating Officer; “The Secretary and Chief Executive Officer Designate”
The Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants (ZICA) is a self-regulated membership body, established under the Accountants Act of 1982 and as amended in the Accountants Act of 2008 has the primary mandate of regulating and promoting the accountancy profession in Zambia.
The Vision of the ZICA is “A globally respected professional accountancy organisation”
Its Mission is “To protect public interest by upholding the highest professional standards in accountancy education and practice”
The Core Values of the Institute are: “Integrity, Professionalism, Customer Centric, Accountability, Excellence, Innovation”
The current Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants is not renewing his contract at the end of November 2018. The Institute would like to recruit an outstanding, results oriented and self-motivated; versatile and a professional individual of high personal integrity with appropriate academic and professional qualifications and experience. The incumbent shall have a credible corporate leadership attributes to fill the leadership role of Chief Operating Officer, cum “the Secretary and Chief Executive Officer Designate”. Cum
The suitable candidate shall be expected to lead a highly qualified management team and staff to the realisation of the long term goal of making ZICA the most admired professional body in Zambia, regionally and globally within its competitive space.
The Chief Executive Officer shall be the chief advisor to the Council of the Institute as its Secretary.
KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the Council of the Institute, the Secretary/ Chief Executive Officer will be responsible for the regulation and promotion of the accountancy profession in Zambia within the remit of the Accountants Act. In addition to the leadership role of the Institute, the Chief Executive Officer shall work closely with the President or Chairperson of Council in the management of the council business and in dealing with matters affecting the profession.
The Secretary / Chief Executive’s duties will include the provision of overall strategic leadership, validate the efficacy of the strategic direction and promote a culture of execution.
Specifically, the Chief Executive Officer shall be accountable to the Council for the following Key Roles and responsibilities
Key Roles and Responsibilities
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
The successful candidate will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer in the execution of the strategic plan during the residue period of his (CEO) contract.
If you are interested and meet the stated requirements, you may send a motivation letter accompanied with a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), three traceable professional/ work related referees with working contact numbers in a sealed envelope marked “Application for the Position of Chief Operating Officer; “The Secretary and Chief Executive Officer Designate”. (Please no certificates at this stage).
The one page motivation letter should state why you believe that you are the best candidate to lead the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants into the future. Your application shall be addressed to The Chairperson, CEO Select Committee on the address below. The closing date for the submission of applications is 1400 Hours on Friday, 24th May 2018.
The CEO Select Committee,
Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants,
Thabo Mbeki Road,
P O Box 32005,
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