Chief Executive Officer

Website KZN Growth Fund

The KZN Growth Fund Trust (KGFT) is an entity of the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government through the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environment Affairs (EDTEA). Its mandate is to finance private sector projects that drive economic growth, stimulate job creation, promote broad based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) and reduce inequality.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
SALARY: MARKET RELATED
5-YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT

Primary purpose of the position: Reporting to the Board and Sub-Committees, this is an opportunity for a suitably qualified prudent senior executive and inspiring leader to be the first in command. The incumbent will be responsible for controlling all strategic and business aspects of KGFT. In addition, the incumbent will give proper strategic direction as well as creating vision for success.

The following minimum requirements must be met in order to be considered for this position:

• CA, CFA, MBA, or similar equivalent qualification mandatory

• Minimum 10 years’ of financing and investment transacting experience

• Minimum of 5 years’ of direct experience in an Executive Role responsible for:

* Private Equity and Project Finance structuring and transacting

* Debt and Equity book portfolio management

* Corporate Finance/Mergers & Acquisitions experience

* Fundraising.

KZN GROWTH FUND TRUST EMBRACES THE PRINCIPLES OF THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT. THE APPOINTMENT WILL BE MADE IN LINE WITH KGFT’S EMPLOYMENT EQUITY PLAN.
Please visit www.kzngf.co.za for a detailed advertisement. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates. Late applications will not be considered. E-mail users are requested to set the delivery option on both “return receipt” and “confirm delivery”. If you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.
Interested applicants should forward a motivation letter of how each of the entry
requirements are met, a detailed CV, certified copies of qualifications and ID document to: hr2018@kzngf.co.za CLOSING DATE: 07 October 2018.

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