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Deadline: October 19, 2012

Chief Operating Officer
Operating Company Centrum Properties Ltd.
Job Location Lagos State

Job Description

Purpose Statements:

To provide strategic direction and operational management for Centrum Properties

Key Deliverable:

• Develop a self-sustaining financial and funding model/framework for the company
• Effective co-ordination of the staff and activities of the units in the company and across the Group.
• Expand the scope and operating domain of the Facility Management unit of the company
• Design and implement a practical organizational structure for Centrum
• Develop standard operational procedures (SOP) for the units within the company, i.e. Admin, Travel, Fleet and Facility Management


• Practical experience in managing diverse – people and location – teams
• Project Management and Project Finance
• Ideal candidate will have a proven track record of delivering positive results in a timely and accurate manner.
• Posses a management and leadership style that must be one which empowers staff and peers to use their talents and take action.
• Encourage growth, achievement and ownership of responsibility among team members.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Practiced at making sound, timely decisions based on a mixture of analysis, experience and judgment.
• Experience in establishing operational controls and policies
• Proven ability to implement and effectively utilize technology in order to streamline processes, improve efficiencies and increase company productivity.

Additional Information

Minimum Qualification / Experience:

• Bachelor’s degrees with at least 10 years work experience.
• An MBA will be an advantage
• Knowledge and experience in Facilities Management will also be an advantage

Personality Traits:

• Possess unquestionable integrity, ethical and moral character
• Good communicator and motivator with.
• Flexible with ability to implement controls & systems

Working Relationships

• Directors
• Legal
• Corporate Affairs
• Agencies/Contractors
• All staff

Location: Lagos
Experience: 10 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade:  Not Specified