EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: KASANE — KAZUNGULA RE-DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer of the Botswana Tourism Organisation, the incumbent will be tasked with designing, driving and ensuring the successful implementation of the Kasane-Kazungula Re-development Project on a turnkey basis in pursuit of the intended Vision: Kasane to become a green and clean eco-tourism destination of choice, and Kazungula as a logistics hub.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

 Project manage the Kasane-Kazungula Redevelopment Project (KKRP)

 Manage all related projects and sub-projects of the KKRP

 Establish and manage the KKRP Agency

 Develop and co-ordinate all communications on behalf of the KKRP Agency

 Source requisite technical assistance following established procurement regulations

 Prepare budgets, work plans and project memoranda to solicit funds

 Financial management of the KKRP Agency and all related project/sub-project budgets

 Monitor and report on all aspects of the KKRP as required by BTO

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 Master’s Degree in Built Environment disciplines (Land Use Planning, Physical Planning, Urban Planning, Architecture, etc.).

 Experience in design, implementation and management of urban Turnkey development projects in an environmentally sensitive area.

 Minimum of Fifteen (15) years’ experience in management and coordination of large scale infrastructure related projects.

 Stakeholder management and communications at all levels i.e. political, community, private sector.

 Terms of employment are negotiable.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

 Achieve the Vision (Kasane and Kazungula) of the KKRP

 Innovation in Urban Design Planning, Architecture and the Guidelines and Standards

 Stakeholder communications

 Deliver all projects/sub-projects to specification on time and budget

 Quality monitoring and reporting

KEY ATTRIBUTES

 Visionary with a passion for the environment and eco-tourism

 Leadership Skills

 Strategic, Financial and Performance Management

 Managing Vision, Purpose and Stakeholder expectations

 Innovative

Company

The Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) is a body corporate established through an Act of Parliament with the mandate to: market and promote Botswana as a tourist destination of choice; promote investment in the tourism sector; as well as grade and classify tourist facilities.

Closing date and application instructions

If you meet the above requirements please apply to;

Human Resources & Administration Manager, Botswana Tourism Organisation

Private Bag 275, Gaborone, Botswana

Alternatively, email your application to recruitment@botswanatourism.co.bw or hand-deliver to;

Human Resources Manager, Botswana Tourism Organisation, Fairscape Precinct, Plot 70667, Fairground Office Park, Gaborone

Closing Date: Friday 21st April 2017

Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only