Chief of Staff at SAO Group

Location: Abuja

Company: SAO Group

Type of job: Full time

Can you anticipate needs before they arise, orchestrate seamless operations, and become an extension of the CEO’s vision? If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and possess exceptional communication and organizational skills, join SAO Group as our Chief of Staff!

About SAO Group

SAO Group is a dynamic force, fostering positive social impact and economic empowerment. With a network of innovative subsidiaries like SAO Energy, SAO Capital, and SAO Agro, we tackle complex challenges and deliver lasting value. 

As our Chief of Staff, you’ll be the expert behind the scenes, ensuring the CEO and executive team have the strategic support needed to drive growth and success.

What You’ll Do:

  • Partner with the CEO and executive team to understand their strategic priorities and challenges.
  • Oversee  Key Performance Indicators  and ensure maximum efficiency within  the teams
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive plan to optimize the CEO’s schedule and ensure efficient use of time.
  • Manage executive communications, including crafting presentations, speeches, and correspondence.
  • Oversee key projects, ensuring timely completion and alignment with strategic goals.
  • Anticipate and proactively address potential issues before they escalate.
  • Foster strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, representing SAO Group in various capacities.
  • Manage the CEO’s office efficiently, overseeing administrative staff and ensuring smooth operations.

Who You Are:

  • A highly organized and results-oriented professional with a minimum of 8+ years of experience in a fast-paced executive support role.
  • Proven track record of anticipating needs, managing complex schedules, and exceeding expectations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships at all levels.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail and a proactive approach.
  • Discreet and trustworthy, with a high level of professionalism and integrity.
  • A bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Communications, or a related field is preferred.

Bonus Point(s):

  • Project management experience and proficiency in relevant software tools (e.g., scheduling, and communication platforms) is a plus.

Why Join Us?

At SAO Group, you’ll be at the heart of the action, playing a key role in shaping the future of impactful businesses across Africa. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, a fast-paced and dynamic work environment, and the opportunity to make a real difference.

Ready to join us in driving SAO Group’s success? Apply today!

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