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Chief Executive - Sub-Saharan Africa
Faststream are delighted to be the exclusive recruitment partner for a leading IACS Classification Society in their search for a Regional Chief Executive for Sub-Saharan Africa.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join the leadership team and help mould the future landscape of the company's activity in the region.
As part of the leadership team you will be fully responsible for the activities across 10 countries including Angola, Cameroon, Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial New Guinea, Ghana, Nigeria, Mozambique, Senegal and South Africa.
Being the face of the company for the region you will lead commercial activities including but limited to Business Development, Safety, Quality Compliance, Legal and Operations.
Reporting into the regional Vice President you will have 7 Direct Reports including Country Managers, Financial Managers and Business Development Managers. The region supports circa 100 staff predominately Marine Engineers and Naval Architects conducting Marine and Offshore Surveys.
Whilst it would be beneficial to have a strong technical background, the role will see the successful candidate have strong commercial acumen.
* Classification Society experience, ideally with deep knowledge of Marine and Offshore Surveys.
* Experience of working in Sub-Saharan or West Africa
* A Naval Architect or Marine Engineer by qualification.
* Evidence of strong leadership
* Previous P&L responsibility
* Fluent in French
My client is offering a very attractive remuneration package based on experience.Back to Jobs Page
£30,000 - £35,000 + Pension + Benefits
Newcastle upon Tyne
Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Scheme