03 May 2016

Chief Executive Officer Employment Opportunity - PAX Insurance Company Limited

Organisation: PAX Insurance Company Limited
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Chairperson, Board of Directors

About US:
PAX Insurance Company Limited, is affiliated to the Catholic Church in Uganda and licensed by the Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda to conduct general insurance business in Uganda. PAX is a member of the Uganda Insurers Association and the Insurance Institute of Uganda.
In line with its objective of achieving a strategic position in the Insurance Industry, which places emphasis on promoting a culture of insurance based on customer confidence and satisfaction,

Job Summary: The Chief Executive Officer will provide professional leadership in managing the company strategically and maximising returns while ensuring compliance with national and international -insurance and management standards.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Offer technical support to the Board of Directors
  • Make positive contributions to the deliberations and decisions of the Board of Directors
  • In charge of strategy formulation and implementation
  • Responsible for risk policy formulation and implementation
  • Prepare annual budgets that reflect the Strategic Plan objectives
  • Provide strategic leadership to the organization
  • Conduct special and other assignments on behalf of the Board of Directors
  • Maintain the highest standards of personal conduct, professional performance and business ethics.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant should hold a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline
  • Certificate in insurance.
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of post-graduation working experience
  • Ten years of experience in the financial services sector
  • Four years of board membership experience is an added advantage
  • Proven track record at senior management level for at least five (5) years, two (2) years of which should have been in a reputable insurance company
  • Broad working knowledge and understanding of the insurance industry, corporate governance issues, strategic planning and management and financial services sector in Uganda
  • Strong leadership and managerial skills
  • Strategic and conceptual thinking abilities
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • High level of integrity, honesty and professional competence
  • Excellent skills in negotiation, risk management and conflict resolution
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent ability to build effective teams
  • Ability to work within tight schedules and to multitask/ fast-track appropriately
  • Good computer literacy skills i.e. proficiency in Ms -Word, Excel, Outlook, Power point
  • Should exhibit strong values

How to Apply: 
If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience, please send an application and attach a detailed CV, copies of academic and professional certificates/testimonials, postal address, a daytime telephone contact and names of 3 referees to the National Director using the address below.

Apply to:
The National Director,
Profiles International Uganda Limited,
P.O. Box 3024, Kampala Uganda

OR Email to: info@profilesinternational.co.ug

OR hand deliver your application from 8.00 a.m to 5.00 pm, to our offices located on Plot 26B, Tufnell Drive-Kamwokya, Kampala. For any inquiries, please call this number: +256 751 423 176

Deadline: 20th May 2016

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