Managing Director - Maurice Xandra Solutions Relevant Educational Qualifications Job2021-11-15 12:28 Administrative / Management Lagos 366 views
Our Client is offering a unique opportunity to build an institution characterized by excellence. One that will significantly impact higher education in Nigeria and Africa. This role has immense potential to evolve, as the University grows.
We are looking for a proven leader with experience developing and directing strategic planning and project management operations to meet institutional goals.
The Managing Director will work closely with the the Institution's Governing Board to provide overall strategic governance for the Institution by establishing standards, processes, and tools to effectively deliver the Institution's vision.
He/She will be mostly responsible for the overall leadership including commercial leadership, and sustainable development of the Institution and it's academic programs.
Own and execute strategy to build a world-class STEM university
Drive growth of university operations and campus development
Develop and execute a structured fundraising strategy and capital campaign to meet the Institution's short-term and long-term vision
Coordinate and support fundraising activities by the Academy's Governing Board
Manage Donor Relationships:
Develop milestones to meet fundraising targets Strategic Partnerships
Establish an all-encompassing ecosystem of local and global relationships with leading employers and corporate partners
Coordinate with Academic Director to create partnerships that enable degree accreditation, online learning, student recruitment etc.
Public and Government Relations:
Build and maintain the Institution's reputation in the public sphere to be consistent with its vision of being a preeminent business school
Manage relationships with State and Federal governments, e.g., for access to land, program accreditation, State registration etc.
Build up the team of the Academy's leadership and support staff, and ensure world class talent management for all it's personnel
Lead and manage the program team – providing the vision, day-to-day coordination, resource management, and supervision required to accomplish program objectives
10+ years’ experience in consulting/strategy, brand marketing, business development, higher education operations, or other relevant roles
Based in Lagos/ willing to relocate to Lagos
Experience in building or scaling businesses
Track record driving fundraising or investment raising for major projects, especially in emerging economies.
Competitive salary package.
Application Closing Date
25th November, 2021.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the Job Title as the subject of the email.