Head and Principal Officer – Trustees and Investment Services

Our Client, a very large commercial bank, part of the region’s largest banking groups is seeking to hire a Head and Principal Officer, for its Trustees and Investment Services Division in order to enhance its presence and create a dominant culture in the region.

Job Purpose and Key Responsibilities

  • Making major corporate decisions, managing the overall operations and resources of a company, and acting as the main point of communication between the Board and corporate operations.
  • Responsible for all day-to-day management decisions and for implementing the company’s long and short-term plans.
  • Developing high quality business strategies and plans ensuring their business alignment
  • Leading and motivating subordinates to advance employee engagement and develop a high performing managerial team.
  • Overseeing all operations and business activities to ensure they produce the desired results and are consistent with the overall strategy and mission.
  • Make high quality investing decisions to advance business interests
  • Enforce adherence to legal guidelines and in-house policies to maintain the company’s business ethics
  • Review financial and non-financial reports to devise solutions
  • Build trust relations with key partners and stakeholders and act as a point of contact for shareholders
  • Analyze problematic situations and occurrences and provide solutions to ensure company survival and growth
  • Maintain a deep knowledge and research of the markets and industry of the company


  • Over 10 years’ experience in Investment Services , Corporate Trustee Services to Pension Schemes and Collective Investment Services, Wealth and Fund Management.
  • A first Degree in Finance or any related discipline
  • CFA Or CPA(K) qualification is key
  • Must possess other critical professional qualifications from Institute of Certified Investment and Financial Analysts (ICIFA) + Securities Industry Certification (SICP) by Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment – United Kingdom as required by CMA.

Application Process:

Kindly send your CV and cover letter detailing your experience, qualification, motivation for the job to recruitment@racg.co.ke clearly indicating the job title as the subject.

While we thank all applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: December 8, 2020 — 8:14 pm