Cresta Holdings (Pty) Ltd has hotel vacancies



Cresta Holdings (Pty) Ltd is a Hotel Management Company managing the Cresta Hotels brand in Africa.

The company Invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the following positions:

  1. MANAGING DIRECTOR Scope of the Job:
  • To effectively oversee the business of Cresta Marakanelo Limited, a hotel group operating eleven hotels in Botswana and Zambia (“the Group-), to lead the Group in the most profitable strategic direction and to ensure Increased shareholder value while implementing its vision, mission, and values

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee the formulation, implementation and execution of the Group’s business strategy with specific emphasis on the expansion of the Group regionally
  • Maintain a relationship of trust with various stakeholders
  • Oversee the Group’s financial performance, investments and other business ventures
  • Keep the Board informed on strategic and other key issues, and ensure high standards of good governance
  • Training and Development of the Executive team

The candidate should have

  • A post graduate business management qualification from a reputable institution.
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in an Executive Management position.
  • Managerial experience in a well-established hotel chain group will be an added advantage.
  • A high degree of Intellectual competence
  • Have a strong and focused communication, negotiating and management style
  • Have a traceable track record of Improving efficiency through modern management concepts and building a successful team across different organizational
  • Outstanding analytical ability
  • Outstanding experience in developing and executing strategic business plans;
  • Ability to lead and motivate a diverse team, supported by a proven track record;
  • Knowledge of international best practice in enterprise management and corporate governance
  • A strong understanding of corporate finance
  1. CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER Scope of the Job:
  • Responsive for the management of the company’s Finance strategy monitoring of the control systems designed to preserve ihe company assets and reporting accurate financial results

Key Responsibilities include;

  • Balance Sheet preservation
  • Treasury management
  • Insurance management
  • Financial policy formulation, management and reviews
  • Liaison with External Auditors and Internal Auditors
  • Project Management and Finance
  • Board Papers Presentation
  • Training and development
  • Budgeting, inching the consolidation of unit budgets and projects
  • Implementation of internal control procedures
  • Liaising with shareholders, brokers, stock exchange and financial community The Candidate should have
  • A professional recognized professional qualification such as CA or ACCA or CIMA or CIS or equivalent
  • Post-graduate qualification in Management or Finance will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of 10 years working experience in a strategic and executive level financial position.
  • Must have a thorough working knowledge of IT systems for Accounting functions.
  • Experience at board level

Applications should be addressed to and submitted either at:

The Recruitment Committee

Cresta Holdings Pty (Ltd)

C/O Crests Marakanelo Hotels

2nd Floor. Marula House. Peime Plaza

Plot 74538. New CBD. Gaborone Private Bag 00272.


Or electronically on Email:  on or before 3rd February 2017

Only short listed applicants will be responded to.