Director of Administration and Corporate Services

Malawi Housing Corporation

Malawi Housing Corporation is a parastatal body with a statutory mandate of facilitating and providing habitable and affordable houses through plot development, construction and maintenance in an environmentally and economically sustainable manner. Its vision is to be “a leading provider of decent and affordable housing ancillary services for Malawi.”

The Corporation invites applications from suitably qualified experienced and mature Malawians to fill the following vacancy tenable at its Head Office in Blantyre:-

DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATION AND CORPORATE SERVICES

Overall purpose of the job

To provide legal advice to Management and Malawi Housing Corporation Board of Directors as well as provision of secretariat services to the Board

Principal Accountabilities

  • Serving as Secretary to the Malawi Housing Corporation Board of Directors
  • Advising the Malawi Housing Corporation Board. of Directors on all legal matters
  • Advising Senior Management and Heads of Department on all legal matters
  • Playing an advisory role when the Corporation is carrying out policy review
  • Directing and controlling the operations of Legal, ICT, Human Resource & Administration functions to ensure that they provide cost effective services to the Corporation
  • Monitoring compliance with laws and internal procedures in the Corporation’s operations
  • Liaising with the technical division and ensuring that conveyancing is done expeditiously
  • Performing any other duties relevant to the post

Minimum Academic Qualifications and Work Experience

A Master of Law Degree obtained from a recognized institution, plus a minimum of 5 years relevant post qualification experience

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

The position is on 3 year performance based and renewable contract.

Method of application

Interested candidates should send their application letters together with copies of certificates, detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) plus three traceable referees/telephone numbers. Completed applications must be sealed in envelopes clearly marked with relevant post applied for addressed to:-

The Chief Executive Officer, Malawi Housing Corporation, P.O. Box 414 Blantyre
And should be dropped in the box marked “Application Letters” at the Malawi Housing Corporation Head Office reception. The closing date of receipt of application is 22nd June 2018
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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