Exciting opportunities exist for you to be part of the Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) team to deliver Strategy 2020. If you are motivated and inspired by significant challenges, DTCB offers you the chance to be part of the team.
Company Secretary
Reports to: Senior Manager- Financial Services
Main purpose of the job;
This role is primarily responsible for ensuring sound corporate governance practice, to be the repository of governance knowledge and advice as well as compliance to financial and legal standards and to be the source of the company’s conscience ensuring corporate integrity takes precedence over short term gain and personal benefit.
Key Performance Areas:
Serve as a central source of guidance and advice of ethics and governance
Ensures that the company complies with all applicable codes as well as its legal and statutory requirements.
Provide company secretarial support to the Board of directors, DTCB Executive Committee, Tender Board and the company
Provide shareholder communication
Staff training, development and effectiveness
Developing management objectives and operational schedules
Education: Qualification or certification either as:
an Auditor
a member of Botswana Institute of Accountants
a member of Southern African Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
a legal practitioner, or
a member of a professional association of company secretaries.
Experience: Minimum of 5 years at a senior management position (1st or 2nd level of functional management) responsible for a diverse range of service delivery areas. This will include knowledge of secretarial functions with detailed understanding of corporate governance and ethical issues to provide the DTCB Executive Committee with the necessary guidance
Company profile
Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) is the world’s leading diamond sorting and valuing company. DTCB recently launched Strategy 2020 which focuses on driving processing excellence to enable the company to be a world-class diamond processing organisation. DTCB has committed to achieving an operations excellence maturity level that promotes consistent and transparent practices through formalised systems. This will enable the company to fulfill its purpose to sort and value diamonds passionately and meet customer needs of efficiency, accuracy and safety.
Closing date and application instructions
If you believe you have the above capabilities kindly submit your application and a copy of certified Omang, your latest CV and certified educational certificates clearly marked “Company Secretary” on the subject line to
Closing Date: 22 July 2016