Director Corporate Services

Job description

  • Leadership in the formulation and implementation of the Bureau’s corporate strategy
  • Development and execution of risk management strategies
  • Active participation at Executive Committee and Standards Council Committees and implementation of resolutions and decisions emanating thereof
  • Develop and supervise the implementation of the corporate information and communication technology strategy
  • Management of both financial resources and human capital to ensure capability and capacity to deliver on the mandate of the Bureau
  • Periodic reviews of business processes, including both financial and human resource policies
  • Leadership in development and implementation of Quality Management System
  • Oversee management of Performance Management, Performance Based Reward System and corporate labor relations
  • Income generation plans to maximize return on investments
  • Ensure compliance to all statutory requirements governing the activities of the Bureau


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent plus membership of an internationally recognised professional accountancy/management/Institutions such as ACCA, CIMA, CA with MBA as an added advantage
  • A minimum of 10 years administrative and financial management experience in a large organisation of which 5 years should have been at executive management level. Fully grounded in matters of corporate governance and demonstrable experience of working with Board(s) of Director
  • A valid driver’s licence


  • Management and Leadership skills
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills
  • Initiative and pro-active

Closing date and application instructions

This position is offered on a five (5) year fixed term contract

A detailed CV, names of three referees and certified copies of certificates should accompany applications which should be placed in a sealed envelope stating the position applied for and the vacancy number clearly marked thereon

Applications should be received on or before 14th August 2019 and should be addressed to:

The Managing Director

Botswana Bureau of Standards

Private Bag BO 48

Plot 55745, Main Airport Road

Block 8, Gaborone


Or E-mail to: recruitment@bobstandards.bw




Botswana Bureau of Standards

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Private Bag BO 48, Gaborone
Match criteria
  • Gaborone
Education level
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters
  • Professional Qualification
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Commerce
  • Project Management
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