A. INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
ESCOM is a Limited Company incorporated under the Companies Act of the Laws of Malawi. Its core business is to purchase, transmit, distribute and supply electricity in Malawi and beyond.
In order to fulfil its mandate effectively and efficiently with a strategic financial leadership and management, an excellent and rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified person of Malawian origin to fill an EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT POSITION OF DIRECTOR OF FINANCE tenable at Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM Ltd) Head Office in Blantyre. The Board of Directors of ESCOM therefore invites applications from suitable candidates to fill this position on a three (3) year employment contract subject to renewal based on performance.
This is a highly technical and demanding position that requires a person who has demonstrable capacity to initiate financial and managerial innovations geared at making ESCOM a vibrant and competitive institution. The following are the required personnel and work-related traits for the position:
B. MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB
The Director of Finance shall be responsible to the Chief Executive Officer in the performance of his/her duties and responsibilities to effectively and efficiently manage the Finance Division of the Corporation.
C. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION
The Director of Finance shall be responsible, but not limited, for the following: