Managing Director

Recruiter
Falkland Islands Development Corporation
Location
Stanley, Falkland Islands (FK)
Salary
£72,000 - £95,000 plus 25% gratuity on contract completion, vehicle, flights, favourable tax rates
Posted
05 May 2019
Closes
20 May 2019
Ref
FIDC/MD/2019
Job Type
Contract

Managing Director

Falkland Islands Development Corporation

Competitive salary

Contract of up to 4 years

Are you an experienced leader in economic development?  Would you like to have a real impact upon the commercial success of enterprise in an overseas territory?  Are you passionate about creating economic outcomes in a unique community?

This role is critical to the ongoing economic success of the Falkland Islands and as such, you will:

  • Report to an independent Board, and be instrumental in enhancing the Islands’ economy through the delivery of first-class economic development leadership. 
  • Work with local commercial and statutory parties, leading a team of professionals to realise the ambitions within the Government's Economic Development Strategy and the Corporation's Business Plan.

As a confident and experienced economic development professional, you will:

  • Be comfortable operating at a senior level and be enterprising with a keen eye on outcomes, demonstrating an ability to manage streams of work to successful conclusions. 
  • Understand commercial finance, business support and project management. 
  • Have a track record of solid relationship development and be motivated by the impact that these activities have upon businesses and communities alike.
  • Be educated to degree level in a relevant subject and ideally hold an MBA

Salary package commencing at £72k plus annual flights for self and any dependents & relocation grant with a 25% gratuity subject to satisfactory completion of the contract.

Potential applicants are encouraged to visit FIDC’s website www.fidc.co.fk for information regarding the Corporation and its work.

To discuss the post informally, please contact Jo Muncaster, Financial Controller by on tel +50052790  Chair of the FIDC Board of Directors, Mr Hamish Wylie on  WhatsApp 0050055341.

Visit the FIDC website for a full Job Description and application form - to be returned by 20th May 2019