Group Chief Technical Officer

Nigeria (NG)
24 Aug 2018
21 Sep 2018
Contract Type

Exciting Opportunity in a pan-African, Multinational Conglomerate

Our client, Dangote Industries Limited, is a leading pan-African, diversified industrial group that is rapidly expanding its sectorial and international footprint - with stakes in food & agro-processing, cement, fertiliser, power, oil and gas. The Group has enjoyed significant growth over the years and accordingly is currently undertaking the construction of the world’s largest Single-Train Petroleum Refinery in Lagos, Nigeria.

In line with its growth aspirations, the Group is seeking to appoint top-of-the-class individual with the requisite skills and experience to fill the position of the Group Chief Technical Officer (GCTO).

Group Chief Technical Officer

Reporting to the Group Managing Director, the Group CTO will provide advisory support and functional expertise to the Plant Directors/Heads of Operations, and ensure the optimization of manufacturing processes across subsidiary companies. In addition, the role will also drive the definition of HSSE policies and guidelines across the group.

This role offers a very competitive salary and generous benefit package.

About You

As the ideal candidate, you will have an engineering background and have extensive years of experience working as a seasoned Chief Technical Officer with significant track record at an executive management level in a large-sized, diversified multinational company. In addition, you will possess a good understanding of technical/operations management within the industrial
manufacturing sector and have a pulse on technological trends within manufacturing.

To be successful in this role, you will need to possess excellent communication and collaboration skills as well as the demonstrated ability to work with and lead cross-functional teams effectively.