Job Vacancy For Deputy Chief Executive Officer (Operations) At Ghana Tourism Authority

Job Summary

•   Coordinates the development of project strategies, operational work plans and reports on integrated programmes
•   Exercises oversight responsibility for the efficient and effective management of operational services of the Authority
•   Advises on the development and implementation strategies for resource mobilisation from both private and public sectors
•   Provides inputs, information and data for the formulation of policies
•   Supervises the implementation of the Authority's policies, bye-laws, instruments and  objectives
•   Participates in all development and contract negotiations on behalf of the Authority
•   Supervises the activities of the regional directors in matters relating to operational services
•   Exercises oversight responsibility for the efficient and effective management of the resources (human, material and financial) in the operational services
•   Coordinates the preparation and submission of the operational directorate's budgetary proposals for incorporation into the corporate annual budget
•   Appraises the performance of staff of the operational Departments of the Authority

Qualification Required & Experience

•   A minimum of a Master's Degree from an accredited tertiary institution in any of the following field: Tourism, Social Sciences, Business Administration and Development Planning or other related disciplines.
•   A minimum of twelve (12) years of post-qualification relevant work experience, five (5) years of which must be in a Senior Management position in a reputable institution
•   Pass a selection interview


•   Extensive leadership, networking, monitoring and management skills
•   Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
•   Negotiating, lobbying and conflict resolution skills
•   Capacity to inspire and motivate
•   Team Building
•   Leadership
•   Extensive knowledge of the tourism administration, management and related industry of Ghana
•   Extensive knowledge in financial, procurement, budgeting and auditing regulations
•   Proficiency in relevant computer applications


•   Ability to act with discretion, tact and diplomacy
•   Ability to plan and prioritize own work-load and take initiative
•   Be innovative
•   Have a high sense of integrity and responsiveness

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates should send their applications and detailed CVs to:

P. O. BOX GP 1618

Closing Date: 19 October, 2015