Nelson Mandela University
Nelson Mandela University is a new generation university, committed to offering accessible higher education in a dynamic environment of excellence and innovation. We are committed to the growth and development of our people as the key to our continued excellence and quality.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO): South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI)
(This is a five-year fixed-term contract.)
Department: South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI)
Post Number: 9234
The South African International Maritime Institute (SAIMI), hosted at the Nelson Mandela University, is a national institute established with the aim of strengthening maritime and marine education in South Africa in order to realise the growth potential of the maritime economy.
The core purpose of the position:
To provide strategic leadership for SAIMI to fulfil its mandate and to lead the institute to become, a globally connected thought leader, with significant impact nationally, continentally and globally.
In order to be considered for appointment, candidates must have:
• A minimum qualification of a Master’s degree • At least eight (8) years’ experience in a leadership role in the education and training sector • A PhD would be advantageous.