Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Job at Rhizome Consulting

Rhizome Consulting - Our client is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Job Location: Abuja
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Are you ready to lead with vision and drive the the Mortgage Bank to unparalleled success?
  • As the Chief Executive Officer, you'll be at the helm of the ambitious journey, setting strategic direction and inspiring teams to achieve greatness.
  • Our client is on the lookout for a visionary Chief Executive Officer to lead their team and chart a course for innovation and growth.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide visionary leadership and set the strategic direction of the bank, ensuring alignment with its mission, vision, and core values.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including investors, board members, regulators, customers, and employees, to foster trust and support for the bank's objectives.
  • Oversee the financial health of the bank, including budgeting, financial planning, risk management, and ensuring sustainable profitability.
  • Identify new business opportunities, partnerships, and markets for expansion, driving growth and diversification of the company's revenue streams.
  • Ensure compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, as well as ethical standards, promoting transparency, accountability, and good corporate governance practices.
  • Make informed and strategic decisions based on thorough analysis, market trends, and input from key stakeholders, balancing short-term objectives with long-term sustainability.
  • Monitor and evaluate the bank's performance against established goals and benchmarks, identifying areas for improvement and implementing corrective actions as needed.
  • Lead the bank through times of crisis or uncertainty, demonstrating resilience, adaptability, and effective communication to mitigate risks and maintain stakeholder confidence.
  • Act as the primary spokesperson and ambassador for the company, representing its interests in public forums, industry events, and media engagements, and advocating for its mission and values.

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or a related field of studyis required.
  • A Master's degree is preferred.

Skills, Experience & Attributes:

  • Minimum of 15 years of cognate experience in any reputable financial institution with proven track records of achievement, with at least 5 years at managerial position/s of a reputable financial institution.
  • Proven track record of effective leadership is paramount with the ability to inspire, motivate, and guide teams towards common goals is essential.
  • Comprehensive understanding of financial markets, banking regulations, and the mortgage industry.
  • Capacity to formulate and execute long-term strategies is vital.
  • Proficiency in identifying and managing risks associated with mortgage banking operations is crucial.
  • Thorough knowledge of banking regulations, particularly those specific to mortgage lending, is essential.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, are imperative.
  • Prioritising customer satisfaction and building lasting relationships with clients is key.
  • Embracing innovation and technological advancements is critical in today's mortgage banking landscape.
  • The ability to adapt to changing market conditions and industry disruptions is essential.
  • Upholding the highest standards of integrity, transparency, and ethical conduct is non-negotiable.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: using the Job Position as the subject of the mail.