Deputy Chief Executive Officer Job in a Financial Sector

Adexen Recruitment Agency – Our client, a key player in the Financial sector, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Job Reference: 1442
Location: South-West, Nigeria
Industry: Financial services
Function: Financial

Job Description

  • Work closely with the Chief Executive Officer to develop and manage businesses. Participate in making strategic choices to ensure sustainable and profitable growth of the institution.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline.
  • Minimum of ten years’ professional experience, including five years in an executive position.
  • Experience in managing multi-disciplinary teams within an international group.
  • Experience in a developing country, ideally in Africa.
  • Fluent in English, and preferably French proficiency.
  • Ability to work in multicultural setting.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Strong analytical writing and presentation skills.


  • Develop the Institution in line with the strategy and business plan established by the board of directors, and give report on the results.
  • Organize the business development of the institution by ensuring strong and profitable growth of the operations, in line with the institution’s mission and risk management policies.
  • Identify drivers that improve institution’s commercial performance by developing and rolling out new products/services and excellent distribution channels, increasing client satisfaction and loyalty while implementing an organization that boosts productivity for all links in the commercial chain
  • Ensure the expansion of the institution’s branch network in target regions.
  • Contribute to the professional development of key staff at the institution.
  • Enhance relationships with partners (lenders, donors, technical providers) and local authorities (central bank, tax authorities, etc.).
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How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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