Insurance Careers – Managing Director at CIC Africa Uganda

Job Title:   Managing Director
Organization: CIC Africa
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Board
About US:
CIC Insurance
Group is the leading Co-operative Insurer in Africa, providing insurance and
related financial services in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Malawi. The Group
offers a wide range of products including General Insurance, Life Assurance,
Medical Insurance and Asset Management Services. It is a pioneer and leader in
Micro-insurance. The Group’s focus on innovation and excellence in service
delivery has differentiated it in the market and earned it International
Job Summary: The Managing
Director will provide strategic direction and leadership to grow the overall CIC business in Uganda.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
The incumbent will formulate and implement business
strategy to ensure overall achievement of CIC Uganda’s long term strategy and
annual business plans
Provide strategic direction on matters relating to
business performance, new investments and business opportunities and changes to
enhance profitability and shareholder value;
The incumbent will build and maintain customer
relationships that ensure business retention and growth;
Actively promote and maintain sound corporate
Governance, ethical, integrity, diversity inclusion and corporate social
responsibility standards;
Prepare regular and periodic reports to the Board
that provide a strategic direction and qualitative assessment on the
achievement of the planned goals;
Achieve operational results for all key metrics in
line with annual business budgets and plans;
Ensure that appropriate management structures and
policies are continuously developed, reviewed and implemented
Establish and manage highly collaborative
relationships with key policy makers and other key stakeholders.
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should hold a Master’s Degree in
Business related field
Professional qualifications in Insurance and /
Actuarial, CFA, CPA, ACCA or CIMA
A minimum of ten years’ experience, five of which at
a senior management level within the insurance Industry
The ideal candidate must have proven experience in
leading and managing large teams of people with diverse backgrounds.
Broad working knowledge of the Insurance Industry
and a proven track record in business growth.
Significant experience in Financial Management,
Planning, Budgeting and regulatory compliance
Demonstrable commercial and financial/ investment
management experience
Excellent leadership skills particularly in strategy
formulation and execution
Demonstrated ability to quickly grasp business risks
and make sound decisions
Previous experience in board management
Possession of a certificate in corporate Governance
will be an additional advantage
Previous experience in the cooperative movement will
be an added advantage
How to Apply: 
All applicants
who are suitably qualified should send their applications clearly marked
“CICUGANDA/MD/11/2015” with an updated resume that contains details of your
qualifications, experience and present positions addressed to:
CIC Africa
Insurance (Uganda) Ltd,
AHA Building
2nd Floor Lourdel Rd Kampala,
P.O. Box 34975 Kampala,
Email to:
27th November, 2015

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