Chief Executive Officer
Based in Addis Ababa, the candidate will serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the MFI, reporting to its Board. He/she will oversee the overall management of the institution, including providing clear leadership and direction to the institution, ensuring solid operating and financial performance, recruiting and developing the talent needed to accomplish high-performance standards and overseeing new operational systems and procedures.
He/she will have primary responsibility for achieving the ambitious growth strategy developed by the stakeholders, and for positioning the MFI as a leading provider of high-quality financial services to the poor. The new CEO will have the support of the Board of Directors as he/she drives the growth of the business. This will include assuming leadership in four key areas:
- Overall management and governance.
- Strategic planning and business development.
- Human resource and talent development.
- Communications and external stakeholder relations.