Public Service Pensions Fund Board (PSPFB)
Posted Job
over 3 years ago

Chief Executive

This listings application deadline has expired so it is probably out of date

View all jobs →

Public Service Pensions Fund Board (PSPFB) is a creation of the Public Service Pensions (PSP) Act No. 35 of 1996, mandated to control and administer the Fund in accordance with sound best practices. The Board seeks to recruit an exceptional experienced individual who is outstanding, results oriented, innovative and highly motivated to fill up the position of Chief Executive. The candidate must build and model a great company culture, transform the Fund into a viable and sustainable scheme, must have proven record of leadership and ability to earn credibility by translating strategy into practical actions to run the Fund. The candidate is expected to raise the profile of the PSPFB to be the best public pension scheme dedicated to providing optimum and sustainable benefits to its members. The Chief Executive reports to the Board and is Secretary of the Board.

Job purpose

To provide overall strategic direction, coordination, monitoring, interpreting and implementing Public Service Pensions Fund governance issues, policies and programmes in order to effectively meet its functions as provided for under Public Service Pensions (PSP) Act.

The Chief executive is responsible for overall management of Public Service Pensions Fund (PSPF) within the provisions of the law, policies and guidelines.

Responsibilities

• Directs the development and implementation of effective strategic plans, policies and operating guidelines to ensure PSPF conducts its business in line with its mission.

• Directs the establishment and implementation of effective financial and risk management systems and procedures for the Public Service Pensions Fund (PSPF).

• Reviews from time to time the PSPF performance against performance objectives and advises the Board of any performance impediment and merits.

• Ensures timely preparation of work plan and budget for timely submission to the Board for approval and ensure that expenses remain within approved limits.

• Coordinates and monitors PSPF plans and Programmes in order to maintain their sustainable management and development.

• Identify and recommend to the Board investment proposals in line with sound business practices in order to grow the investment portfolio and achieve financial health of the Fund.

• Undertake stakeholder engagement for the benefit of the Fund.

Qualifications

General Education:

• Five (5) ‘O’ Levels or equivalent with a credit in English and Mathematics.

Professional/Academic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics; BSc in Pensions Management or Professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA or any other equivalent qualifications.

Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Pension Administration, Economics, Actuarial Science, or any other related field.

Relevant Pre-Job Experience:

10 years and above experience at senior management level.

Membership to a professional body.

Good knowledge and understanding of the pension industry.

The candidate must possess excellent skills in the following areas: Communication (both oral and written), analytical, problem solving, decision-making, creativity and innovation.

Contract Duration and Remuneration

This is a five (5) year renewable performance based contract

Competitive remuneration will be offered

Public Service Pensions Fund Board (PSPFB) is an equal opportunity employer and encourages both female and differently abled candidates to apply.

How to apply

Interested persons can send or bring in person their application letters accompanied by not more than six (6) paged Curriculum Vitae (CV) and enclose 4 passport size photos, certified photocopies of educational and professional certificates including details of three (3) contactable references. Application letters which should be clearly marked “POSITION OF Chief Executive” must be sent to the following addresses on or before 26thJanuary, 2018 at 14:00 Hours Zambian Time.

The Board Chairman,

Public Service Pensions Fund Board,

Public Service Pensions House,

Third Floor Room 45 (Tender Box),

7535 Sapele Road,

PO Box 38411,

Lusaka.

Application deadline
26 Jan
You may be interested in...
Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
Jewellery and watches
Yellow & White Gold  Quartz & Spessartite  Flower Ring image
$941
Buy on Shopbwana
This carved rock crystal quartz flower is set in 18k white and yellow gold and features a 1.39-carat spessartite garnet centre stone.
Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
Jewellery and watches
Silver Cubic Zirconia  Swirl Bridal Set image
$199
Buy on Shopbwana
Cubic Zirconia is a white, synthetic stone. Sparkly and hard, it can be an affordable, yet lovely, alternative to Diamonds for engagement/wedding ring.
Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
Jewellery and watches
Silver   Cubic Zirconia  Bridal Set image
$47
Buy on Shopbwana
Cubic Zirconia is a white, synthetic stone. Sparkly and hard, it can be an affordable, yet lovely, alternative to Diamonds for engagement/wedding rings.
Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
Jewellery and watches
Silver  Cubic Zirconia  Bridal Pinched Shoulder Ring image
$104
Buy on Shopbwana
Cubic Zirconia is a white, synthetic stone. Sparkly and hard, it can be an affordable, yet lovely, alternative to Diamonds for engagement/wedding ring.
Jewel of Africa
Jewel of Africa
Jewellery and watches
Silver   Cubic Zironia Bridal Heart Solitaire  image
$42
Buy on Shopbwana
Cubic Zirconia is a white, synthetic stone. Sparkly and hard, it can be an affordable, yet lovely, alternative to Diamonds for engagement/wedding ring.
Ogaz Zambia Ltd image
Ogaz Zambia Ltd
Industrial chemicals and gases
Kitchenware and home accessories
Petroleum oil marketing
Lusaka
Ogaz Zambia is a wholly owned Zambian company that manufactures, distributes and efficiently supplies a range of industrial gases and related services – mainly liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) but also carbon dioxide, oxygen, nitrogen and acetylene. The company supplies gases for commercial and domestic use. LPG is accessible to anyone without major infrastructure investment and is used in homes for lighting and cooking.
Umoyo Natural Health image
Umoyo Natural Health
Distribution and Merchandising
Toiletries and personal care
+3
Lusaka
+10 locations
Umoyo Natural Health was established in 2007 and has grown into a well-known and highly regarded supplier of natural health products in Zambia. The company sources high quality health products from all over the world, offering them for sale at their many Health Shops around Zambia. Staff undergo regular product training sessions enabling them to respond to clients' questions and recommend suitable products. Umoyo is passionate about health and looks forward to serving you!
Great Wall Casino image
Great Wall Casino
Premier lounges
Pubs and Bars
Casino
Lusaka
Focused on world class gaming facilities, with a wide variety of choices from beginner to established players, Great Wall Casino offers casino entertainment at its best. You'll be treated as a VIP guest and enjoy the true ambiance of an established gentlemen's club. This casino welcomes a diverse mix of clients – from seasoned gamer to complete novice. Relax and chill out here, where flavours of the orient combine with old world opulence. Great Wall Casino does not require you to join as a member – guests can walk right in and start playing. With a well-established client base, this casino also attracts a steady stream of new clients.
Black Dot Media image
Black Dot Media
Marketing and PR
Design services
Multimedia and Advertising
Lusaka
With more than 25 years of experience in the advertising industry, Black Dot Media is an award winning creative advertising agency in Zambia that is constantly evolving. The company offers professional marketing, production and creative services, and digital advertising, as well as website and mobile app development services to clients in both the private and public sectors. It is committed to creating unforgettable and impactful work that remains etched on the minds of audiences for years to come. So, whether you are looking to raise brand awareness, launch a new product, or drive online traffic to your website, get in touch with Black Dot Media today. Their innovative team will recommend the most effective channels and tactics that are relevant to your business.
Master Glass image
Master Glass
Building materials
Aluminium windows and doors
Lusaka
Lusaka
Master Glass specialises in the supply and distribution of high-quality melamine boards, offering quality wood-based panels, such as particleboard, chipboard, plywood and MDF cut to size with exceptional accuracy. It also offers glass and mirrors suitable for both individual homes and larger buildings, supplied in sheets or cut to size. The company provides design and repair services as well as installation. It has a qualified team that is able to help clients find the right products for their needs and budget.