CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO)


Job Description

Chief executive officer (CEO) devises strategies and policies to ensure that an organization meets its goals. They plan, direct, and coordinate operational activities of companies and organizations.

The responsibilities of top executives largely depend on an organization’s size. For example, an owner or manager of a small organization, such as an independent retail store, often is responsible for purchasing, hiring, training, quality control, and day-to-day supervisory duties. In large organizations, however, top executives typically focus more on formulating policies and strategic planning, while general and operations managers direct day-to-day operations.

The following are examples of types of top executives:

Chief executive officers (CEOs), who are also known by titles such as executive director, president, and vice president, provide overall direction for companies and organizations. CEOs manage company operations, formulate policies, and ensure goals are met. They collaborate with and direct the work of other top executives and typically report to a board of directors.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Analyze financial statements, sales reports, and other performance indicators
  • Identify places to cut costs and to improve performance, policies, and programs
  • Establish and carry out departmental or organizational goals, policies, and procedures
  • Consult with other executives, staff, and board members about general operations
  • Manage general activities related to making products and providing services
  • Negotiate or approve contracts and agreements
  • Appoint department heads and managers
  • Direct and oversee an organization’s financial and budgetary activities

 
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1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.