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Director - COO

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    Salim Peer

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    10 months ago

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A company holding investment dealer license of FSC is recruiting a Director / COO for launching business operations in Mauritius, with the main goal of constantly developing the new business direction.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Set up the Company from scratch
  • Perform the day to day operational management of the Company
  • Ensure compliance with legislation and all FSC requirements and company representation
  • Manage relationship with company clients, contractors and stakeholders
  • Ensure that all company projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Coordinate company resources and third parties/vendors for execution of a Company goals
  • Supervise compliance of Company policies, arrangements and procedures with Law and Circulars are
  • Review effectiveness and performance and take appropriate measures
  • Manage Human resource and allocation of resources ensuring achievement of business objectives
  • Provide training and support to all subordinates
  • Ensure adherence to conflict of interest policies and procedures by all staff
  • Ensure Anti-Money Laundering policies and procedures and internal controls are followed by all staff
  • Ensure targets and strategic policy objectives of the Company are communicated and respected
  • Prepare and present to the Shareholder of all financial and business reports
  • Update staff of any change in the legislation regulations and the Company's Operational Manual
  • Determine, evaluate and manage efficiently of risks inherent in the provision of investment services
  • Ensure of Risk Management issues and perform same to minimize company risks
  • Set and review budgets and manage costs
  • Participate in formulation and implementation of the Company strategy.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must hold a University degree or a Post-Graduate qualification
  • Must have at least 10 years of experience with a min of 5 years working for Investment Dealer Company with FSC license, with full understanding of the Forex, Derivatives and Stocks industry
  • Be fully fluent in English Language
  • Have a strong character with confidence and assertiveness to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Must have good communication skills to work within a diverse team internationally and assist in managing the team in Mauritius efficiently
  • Should have strong management and leadership skills, with hands on and detail-oriented, able to develop and nurture effective relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Have good verbal, written skills and presentation skills
  • Must be able to maintain good working relations with service providers
  • Must have excellent networking skills and be able to deal with difficult situations effectively and conclusively.