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Group Managing Director/CEO Job in a Business Ventures Company

A Business Ventures company duly incorporated in March 1993 by a University of Technology in the South Western part of Nigeria, to boost the internal revenue generation of the University.  The Company which Subsidiaries/Units include Printing Press, Guest House, Production Services (Apiary, Water Bottling & Bakery) Catering Services, Mass Transit & other emerging businesses, is in the process of strategic reorganization and expansion which has necessitated job vacancy.

We are recruiiting to fill the position which details are provided below:

Job Title: Group Managing Director/CEO

Location: South West, Nigeria

Line Management Responsibility

  • Overseeing the operations and activities of the Ventures as the Group Managing Director/CEO and Team Lead of the Executive Management of the Company for an initial 5 years term (subject to satisfactory performance, and renewable).

Role Summary
The Group Managing Director/CEO of the Ventures will be expected to do the following:

  • Direct the general administration of the Company to achieve stability and superior results (income growth);
  • Direct the development and installation of procedures and controls, to promote efficiency and performance optimization.
  • Protection and improvement of all the assets of the Company;
  • Participate in the development, preparation and implementation of the short medium and long term development plans of the organization;


  • Minimum of Senior Lecturer (Internal candidates), or Chief Executive Officer (External candidates)
  • Extensive experience of entrepreneurship in a university or business environment.
  • Significantly networked and renowned in chosen field.
  • Proven ability to build strong partnership and relationships externally.
  • Significant experience at a senior leadership level with the ability to lead and engage others.
  • Experience of delivering improvements in income, and profitability.
  • Previous similar and proven experience in managing successful business entity/entities
  • Minimum of 35 years of age
  • Technology Driven
  • Relevant professional qualification and memberships
  • Experience and knowledge of the Higher Education sector


  • Attractive and competitive emoluments (including befitting perquisites), to be negotiated.

Deadline: 30th July, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a brief Resume of their relevant experience and other qualifications together with a Letter of Application giving reasons for being suitable for the post to: using the “Job Title” as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interview.

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