Managing Director

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
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Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone Limited (LSMFEZ)



Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone Limited (LSMFEZ) was established by Government of the Republic of Zambia as a state owed enterprise under the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry with a mandate to develop, operate and manage Zambia’s only state-owned economic zone, the Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone. The company is registered under the Companies Act and commenced operations in 2013. We are seeking to engage a skilled, experienced, goal-oriented Managing Director to take ownership of our company’s voice and vision.

The Managing Director shall report of the Board Chairperson of the LS MFEZ.


The main purpose of this role is to direct and control business operations. As Managing Director, you will be responsible for giving strategic guidance and direction to the board to ensure that the Company achieves its mandate to develop, operate and manage the LS MFEZ, providing vision, mission and long-term goals in order to contribute to Zambia’s industrial diversification agenda.


Provide strategic advice to the Board of Directors and develop strategic operating plans for the Company in order to align with the Board and Shareholder goals


Plan cost-effective business strategies, guide and maintain the performance of the Company


Develop reporting tools to monitor the ongoing performance of the company


Provide the company and employees with a clear vision for future achievements, and provide leadership and motivation to all employees for effective performance and establish thought leadership through


Mobilize Financial resources to invest in business assets of the LS-MFEZ within the rovided framework.


Establish relationships with industry and market experts and create an enabling environment for attracting FDI and local industries to the LSMFEZ


Lead strategy for new development and clients and manage financial investments and business ventures


Ensure bottom-line profitability and declaration of dividends


Build the company public profile through networking, conferences, and speaking engagements and serve as the public face of the company and uphold LS-MFEZ reputation


Develop slralegic operating plans and prepare long-term and short-term goals as well as company objectives


Develop and maintain total quality management systems throughout the company to ensure that the best possible services are provided to customers.


Communicate company reports and achievements to the Board, Shareholders and Government


Supervise executives and Managers


Coordinate the implementation of Technical policies and programmes of the LS-MFEZ


  • Minimum of an MBA or a Master’s degree in any Business Field
  • At least 7 years post qualification experience at senior management level.
  • Possession of a professional Business or Engineering qualification a must
  • Experience in water and sanitation systems an added advantage
  • Membership of a specialized skills body


  • Good strategic and business Planning skills
  • Good interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Excellent communication skills, as the jobholder has to interact at the
  • highest level with major stakeholders.
  • Good management and leadership skills
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Good team building skills.

Candidates who meet the required qualifications are encourage to apply by submitting their application addressed to the Board Chairperson together with an updated Curriculum Vitae, copy of National Registration Card and certified copies of academic and professional certificates not later than 15th September, 2020 via [email protected] or The Board Chairperson, Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone Limited, Plot F10723, Chifwema Road, Off Leopards Hill Road, Private Bag E017, P.O Box 392, Lusaka

The Lusaka South Multi Facility Economic Zone is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without discrimination on basis of Colour, tribe, race, religion, belief, gender, disability, marital status, ethnicity.

Important Note: Offers of employment or job openings with requests for payment or fees should be treated with extreme caution, viewed as potentially fraudulent and reported immediately.