Operations Manager at LNOC


Position: Operations Manager

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer Location: Maseru

Employment Type: Four (4) Years Fixed-Term Contract

The Lesotho National Olympic Committee (LNOC) also known as Lesotho Commonwealth Games Association (Lesotho CGA) is a Non-Governmental Organization belonging to the Olympic Movement, International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF). LNOC is mandated and entrusted to organize and develop sports in Lesotho within the framework of good governance using best practices as guided by its governance tools. The LNOC uses Sport Development and Sport for Development settings to deliver its core business.

Job Mission

To oversee operations of LNOC, ensure the implementation of its strategic plan and accountable to LNOC financial and human resources policies consistency and transparency in consultation with the Chief Executive Officer. Ensure availability of annual operational plans and management responsibility of the day to day operations of LNOC Secretariat.

Job Summary

The Operations Manager of Lesotho National Olympic Committee with the direct Supervision of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for the strategic leadership within LNOC on all organizational engagements. With the direct supervision of the CEO, the Operations Manager has to ensure the LNOC’s role and service relevance to its members through accomplishment of its mission, vision, strategy and accountability to its members and any other stakeholders.

Key Performance Areas (Summary of Functional Outputs)

    Oversee implementation of LNOC Strategic Plan through effective management of the secretariat office.

    Lead a high performing team through effective people management practices i.e. performance management, people
      development, reward/benefits management.

    Manage the financial health of the organisation by overseeing management of LNOC finance department and focus on
      strategic financial areas.

    Oversee quality control and that data integrity is not compromised in all LNOC reports;

    Manage organisational adherence to principles of good governance;

    With the advice of the CEO, act as the spokesperson for the organisation and a representative at both local and international forums and partner with high-level stakeholders to grow and strengthen LNOC, as well as ensure its sustainability.

Functional Outputs:

   Governance management
   People management
   Financial management
   Stakeholder relations

Educational Background and Experience: Minimum Qualifications

    A minimum Degree in Business Administration/ Finance and Corporate Governance or any other equivalent

qualification with not less than five (5) years experience in executive managerial role; OR A Masters Degree in Business Administration or any other administration qualification with three (3) years experience.

    Possession of Advanced Sports Management Course (ASMC) or International Executive Course in Sport Management (MEMOS) shall be the added advantage.

Applications and CVs accompanied by certified copies of certificates, transcripts and identity document should be send to: The Secretary General Executive Board

Lesotho National Olympic Committee | Olympic House P.O. Box 756 House No. 100 | lancers Road Maseru-West Maseru 100 Or send by e-mail to: [email protected] on or before the 31st July 2019 at 1700Hrs.
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