Category Archives: Engineering Jobs

Immediate Opportunity: HSE Advisory / Engineer, Civil Engineering Project

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Immediate Opportunity: HSE Advisory / Engineer, Civil Engineering Project ALL CV’s to careers@ecinternational.com • Minimum of 7 year’s experience in a related field • Minimum of 3 years consultancy experience • Shall be NEBOSH certified • Shall be conversant in English (written, spoken & presentation skills) • Shall be familiar with international standards / codes of practice related to HSE, i.e. ISO 14001, OSHAS 18001 & IOSH • Ready to work as per site requirement • Knowledge and exposure on High Rise / Tower Block projects • Already resident in the UAE

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Graduate IT Officer Needed at Uptitek Infotech Limited

Uptitek owns and vends ERP systems. At Uptitek, we provide hybrid ERPII systems for our clients. This means, we customise our existing ERP systems to meet the requirements of a wide range of businesses in Nigeria. 

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: IT Officer

Location: Lagos
Start date: October 2018 but, in some cases, we may consider an earlier start date

The Job

  • As a new joiner, you can expect to be part of a dynamic agile team of talented and experienced IT engineers working on a wide range of mission critical systems.
  • Our promise is to train you to become Full Stack Developer and an Entrepreneur therefore your assignments will vary from back-end to front-end tasks, from project to project and you may work from any of our offices across different locations, any of our client sites or from your own house occasionally.
  • Therefore, you must be flexible to embrace a unique culture that supports innovation and entrepreneurship to enable you achieve your full potential and chart your own career.
  • As an employee at Uptitek, you will have the opportunity to work on some amazing real-life projects that impact thousands to millions of users, while also building on key skills for your future career.

Academic Qualification

  • You will need to be on track to receive at least a 2:1 (or equivalent qualification) in a computer degree.

The Person and skills:

  • Keen interest in IT
  • Flexibility to prioritise tasks
  • Commitment to quality service delivery
  • Ability to learn new concepts and skills quickly
  • Ability to communicate ideas both written and verbally
  • Ability to solve complex problems in reasonable time
  • Ability to work as part of a global team or alone
  • Acts with a thoughtful sense of urgency
  • Demonstrates a helpful and can-do attitude.

Salary
Negotiable and based on experience. 

Application Closing Date
16th September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s and Cover Letter to: careers@uptitek.com

Marketing/Financial Planners Job at Cornerstone Insurance Plc

Cornerstone Insurance Plc is the first insurance company in Nigeria to provide customers with an online platform for insurance transactions. Little wonder why Cornerstone Insurance Plc. was adjudged as the ‘Best Use of IT in Insurance Service’ 2013, by the Financial Technology Magazine and also Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry Awards for ‘Best Online Insurance Company of the Year’ 2015 to name a few.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Marketing/Financial Planner

Location: Port-Harcourt, Rivers

Job Requirements/ Responsibility

  • Should have B.Sc or HND,
  • Have experience in sales/marketing with minimum of 0 to 5 years
  • Ex-bankers can apply.

Application Closing Date
8th October, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV’s to: pchukwuekwe@cornerstone.com.ng

Note: For Port-Harcourt resident only.

Project Administrator Opening at Mammoet

Mammoet helps clients improve construction efficiency and optimize the uptime of plants and installations. For that purpose, we provide solutions for lifting, transporting, installing and decommissioning large and heavy structures.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Administrator

Location: Lagos
Reports to: Project Manager

Job Description

  • We are currently looking for a Project Administrator who would be responsible for providing administrative assistance to the Project Manager for the organization of all project related activities, maintaining a clear overview of the project budgets and keeping them up to date, ensuring quality and adhering to the timelines and guidelines set and required by the client and keeping within Mammoet standards.

Purpose of the Job

  • Providing administrative assistance to the Project Manager for the organization of all project related activities
  • Maintaining a clear overview of the project budgets and keeping them up to date
  • Ensuring quality and adhering to the timelines and guidelines set and required by the client and keeping within Mammoet standards.

Education & Experience

  • Business Administration and/or Business Accounting qualification
  • Minimal 2 years relevant experience

Key Skills:

  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Mammoet T&DP Training/Courses
  • Efficient in Project Management software (TBC)
  • Proficient in English.

Benefits

  • In return, we offer you a truly interesting job with great colleagues, an excellent remuneration package, and more.

Application Closing Date
30th October, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Internal Auditor Wanted at Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc

Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc has been a part of the lives of Nigerians at home and abroad. Our global vision is to be a leading foods company in Africa providing high quality and affordable products in the most convenient ways to consumers through world class brands like Golden Penny Flour, Golden Penny Semovita, Goldenvita, Golden Pasta and Golden Noodles. The Company’s flagship brand, Golden Penny, remains one of the best known and the preferred brands amongst bakers, confectioneries and consumers in Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Internal Auditor

Location: Nigeria

The Job

  • Evaluate and test business processes and control to identify areas of risk and internal control improvement opportunities.
  • Provide support to the Audit Manager in planning, organizing and supervising internal audit operations; and providing quality assurance on work done by the Internal Audit teams.
  • Work with the Audit Manager in developing and updating the audit universe, coordination of risk assessment sessions and in designing Audit programs related to systems review and governance, in line with the Annual Audit Plan.
  • Consult with process owners to make recommendations on business and process improvements.

Qualifications

  • 5 O-Levels credits including Mathematics and English.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Higher National Diploma (minimum of Second Class-Lower) in Accountancy, Finance, Economics or any other related discipline.
  • ACA, ACCA or CIA.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ Audit experience in a plantation, farm or other agricultural establishments.

The Person must:

  • Be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Have excellent report writing skills.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Have good analytical and critical thinking skills.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application 
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Vacancies at Ventures Platform Foundation

Ventures Platform Foundation is a social impact organization focused on creating an Africa with sustainable and inclusive wealth by building and supporting entrepreneurs and innovators who leverage technology in creating solutions to Africa’s most urgent problems. We are committed to building capacity in young people especially females to leverage technology and sustainable enterprise in creating these solutions.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

 

Job Title: Learning and Program Lead
Location: 
Abuja

Job Description
Our ideal candidate must be passionate about helping people grow and will be responsible for:

  • Designing and delivering learning courses, workshops and other trainings
  • Assessing the success of development plans and help participants make the most of learning opportunities
  • Helping facilitators develop their courses using the VP Facilitators Guide
  • Tracking budgets and negotiate contracts
  • Managing Learning Program including Faculty, Participants, Instructional Design and Alumni Network.
  • Creating and executing learning strategies and programs;
  • Evaluating individual and organizational development needs;
  • Implementing various learning methods;
  • Understanding and driving the VP Way of Learning;
  • Conducting follow-up studies of all completed training to evaluate and measure results;
  • Proposing training and development programs and objectives.
  • Planing, organizing, facilitating orders & supplies for employee development and training events.
  • Conducting follow-up studies of all completed training to evaluate and measure results.
  • Modifing programs as needed.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and Certification in any of the following fields: Education, Psychology, Business Administration, Instructional, Design

Skills & Requirements
You should have great skills in:

  • Marketing
  • Strong Business Acumen
  • Relationship Management
  • Written & Verbal Communication
  • Research & Analysis
  • Program Management
  • Curriculum and Instructional Design

Others:

  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Must be proactive & Intuitive

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 10th September, 2018.

 

 

Job Title: Program Rapporteur/Partnership Lead
Location: 
Kaduna

Job Description

  • Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) in conjunction with the World Bank Group’s Digital Development unit and the Rockefeller Foundation, has launched a Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program in Kaduna State, Nigeria.
  • The initiative aims to help increase employment for disadvantaged youth and women in Kaduna State by catalyzing the use of information and communication technology (ICT) for the creation of economic opportunities.
  • The ICT sector in Kaduna State is nascent yet vibrant with strong support from the Government. A core component of the Kaduna State Development Plan (KSDP) 2016-2020 is to position Kaduna as a destination for business investment to create jobs, especially among young people. ICT related industries such as mobile and web application development and computer assembly are considered one of the seven areas with significant potential for driving regional economic growth and job creation. Fostering social and economic inclusion of women is also considered crucial for achieving these objectives.
  • In partnership with the World Bank and the Kaduna State Government, Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) will implement a digital entrepreneurship program that will provide training and mentorship to technology startup teams in Kaduna on cutting-edge digital entrepreneurship skills and lean startup methodologies. It will help to build a foundation for a vibrant tech community in Kaduna. Emphasis will be placed on supporting female-led startups and teams that include female team members.
  • The VPF Team is looking to hire an experienced and professional candidate as a Rapporteur and Partnership Lead to support the team on this program. This position requires a candidate who is detail-oriented, collaborative, and who possesses strong writing skills.
  • The Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program will run for 6 months and will train 180 participants, 30% of whom are women.

Description Of Responsibilities
Our ideal candidate will support the VPF team in:

  • Program Reporting
  • Documenting the proceedings of all meetings and submitting to the team within 24 hours, and synchronizing reports that will feed into the overall program report at the end of the program’s life cycle;
  • Ensuring timely availability of all reports to the Program Director;
  • Maintaining close communication with the VPF Incubation team;

Partnership:

  • Cultivating, managing, supporting, and tracking relationships with all corporate partners and prospects;
  • Engaging with prospective and current corporate partners, which include multinational corporations, small businesses, innovation hubs, and nonprofits;
  • Networking with a broad range of business partners; and
  • Supporting the VPF team in other tasks as needed.

Work Schedule:

  • The anticipated duration of the contract is 7 months, starting September 24th 2018.
  • The candidate will work for VPF on a full-time basis and be based in Kaduna with availability to travel outside Kaduna.
  • The candidate will work out of the VPF designated office in Kaduna State.
  • Regular office hours are 8am to 5.00pm from Monday to Fridays.
  • The candidate is responsible for using his/her own laptop.
  • VPF will reimburse the candidate for out-of-pocket expenses associated with official travel outside Kaduna, by paying an amount equivalent to the daily subsistence allowance that would be paid to staff members undertaking similar travel for official purposes.

Payment Schedule:

  • Payments by VPF are delivery-based (milestones achieved). Any deliverable not meeting the required indicators/specification will have to be reworked and resubmitted at no additional cost to VPF.
  • The proposed payment schedule for this assignment is monthly payment upon submission of progress reports on completed tasks, outlined against planned outputs. Based on the report and satisfactory performance, payments will be certified by the supervisor.

Supervision:

  • The candidate will work under supervision of the VPF Team who will have frequent interactions with the candidate at various stages to brief him/her on:
    • Program status;
    • Agree on the modalities and clarify the deliverables;
    • Provide feedback and comments on program expectations; and
    • Track the progress made by the candidate.
  • The supervisor will evaluate the consultant’s work and certify delivery of work.

Skills & Requirements
Functional Competencies:

  • Have technical knowledge to perform the role effectively;
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills, with analytic capacity;
  • Record keeping capabilities and ability to write reports;
  • Strong business development skills, able to identify, cultivate, and manage partnerships;
  • Have negotiation skills;
  • Able to manage internal and external stakeholders.

Qualification
Education:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in any relevant field.

Experience:

  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Knowledge and familiarity of the technology, innovation, and startup ecosystems.

Language:

  • Excellent spoken and written English required. Fluency in Hausa is desirable.

Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 14th September, 2018.

 

 

Job Title: Incubation Program Analyst
Location: 
Kaduna

Job Description

  • Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) in conjunction with the Digital Development Unit of the World Bank with support from the Rockefeller Foundation has launched a Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program in Kaduna State, Nigeria.
  • The initiative aims to help increase employment for disadvantaged youth and women in Kaduna State by catalyzing the use of information and communication technology (ICT) for the creation of economic opportunities.
  • The ICT sector in Kaduna State is nascent yet vibrant with strong support from the Government. A core component of the Kaduna State Development Plan (KSDP) 2016-2020 is to position Kaduna as a destination for business investment to create jobs, especially among young people. ICT related industries such as mobile and web application development and computer assembly are considered one of the seven areas with significant potential for driving regional economic growth and job creation. Fostering social and economic inclusion of women is also considered crucial for achieving these objectives.
  • In partnership with the World Bank and the Kaduna State Government, Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) will implement a digital entrepreneurship program that will provide training and mentorship to technology startup teams in Kaduna on cutting edge digital entrepreneurship skills and lean startup methodologies. It will also aim to help build a foundation for a vibrant tech community in Kaduna. Emphasis will be placed on supporting female-led startups and teams that include female team members.
  • The VPF Team is looking to hire an Incubation Program Analyst who will assist the team in the daily operations of this program. This position requires a candidate with a collaborative and positive attitude, who has the ability to work under pressure, and a desire for continuous improvement.
  • The Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program will run for 6 months and train 180 participants, of which 30% are women.

Description Of Responsibilities
Our ideal candidate will support the VPF team in:

  • Overall planning of activities, human & business resources, budgets, and operations of the Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program;
  • Participating in a series of awareness and outreach sessions in Kaduna on the topics of digital entrepreneurship with an emphasis on recruiting female participants;
  • Supporting the development of learning modules;
  • Monitoring progress of program participants and recommending course of action;
  • Executing activities associated with an incubation program including: managing the program calendar; selection of program participants, implementing the learning modules, mentorship matchmaking, and organizing a Demo Day;
  • Providing key logistics services and planning for events and activities; and
  • Supporting the VPF team in other tasks as needed.

Work Schedule:

  • The anticipated duration of the contract is 7 months, starting on the 24th of September 2018.
  • The candidate will work for VPF on a full-time basis and be based in Kaduna with availability to travel outside Kaduna.
  • The candidate will work out of the VPF designated office in Kaduna State.
  • Regular office hours are 8am to 5.00pm from Monday to Fridays.
  • The candidate is responsible for using his/her own laptop.
  • VPF will reimburse the candidate for out-of-pocket expenses associated with official travel outside Kaduna, by paying an amount equivalent to the daily subsistence allowance that would be paid to staff members undertaking similar travel for official purposes.

Payment Schedule:

  • Payments by VPF are delivery-based (milestones achieved). Any deliverable not meeting the required indicators/specification will have to be reworked and resubmitted at no additional cost to VPF.
  • The proposed payment schedule for this assignment is monthly payment upon submission of progress reports on completed tasks, outlined against planned outputs. Based on the report and satisfactory performance, payments will be certified by the supervisor.

Supervision:

  • The candidate will work under supervision of the VPF team who will have frequent interactions with the candidate at various stages to brief him/her on:
    • Program status;
    • Agree on the modalities and clarify the deliverables;
    • Provide feedback and comments on program expectations; and
    • Track the progress made by the candidate.
  • The supervisor will evaluate the consultant’s work and certify delivery of work.

Skills & Requirements
Corporate Competencies:

  • Familiarity with business incubation and acceleration methodologies;
  • Knowledge of innovation, technology, and startup ecosystems;
  • Knowledge and expertise of the technology ecosystem in Nigeria;
  • Familiarity with Northern Nigerian culture and experience with the Kaduna ecosystem is desired;
  • Experience with training and capacity building for digital entrepreneurs;
  • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the VPF values and ethical standards;
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of VPF;
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality, age sensitivity, and adaptability;
  • Treats all people fairly without favoritism;
  • Fulfills all obligations to gender sensitivity with a zero tolerance for sexual harassment.

Functional Competencies:

  • Displays an entrepreneurial mindset and cares deeply about improving the lives of youth and women;
  • Strategic thinker with a focus on tangible results;
  • Strong relationship and interpersonal skills, demonstrates courtesy, tact,and patience;
  • Strong team orientation;
  • Ability to perform under pressure and in a politically sensitive environment; and
  • Expertise in implementing gender sensitive and socially inclusive programs.

Qualification
Education:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies/Social Sciences or relevant field.

Experience:

  • 3 years’ experience in a similar role or in working in a startup;
  • Experience in mentoring or supporting startups; and
  • Experience launching or working in a startup is desired.

Language:

  • Excellent spoken and written English required. Fluency in Hausa is desirable.

Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 14th September, 2018.

 

 

Job Title: Incubation Program Manager (Female)
Location: 
Kaduna

Job Description

  • Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) in conjunction with the Digital Development Unit of the World Bank with support from the Rockefeller Foundation has launched a Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program in Kaduna State, Nigeria.
  • The initiative aims to help increase employment for disadvantaged youth and women in Kaduna by catalyzing the use of information and communication technology (ICT) for the creation of economic opportunities.
  • The ICT sector in Kaduna State is nascent yet vibrant with strong support from the Government. A core component of the Kaduna State Development Plan (KSDP) 2016-2020 is to position Kaduna as a destination for business investment to create jobs, especially among young people. ICT related industries such as mobile and web application development and computer assembly are considered one of the seven areas with significant potential for driving regional economic growth and job creation. Fostering social and economic inclusion of women is also considered crucial for achieving these objectives.
  • In partnership with the World Bank and the Kaduna State Government, Ventures Platform Foundation (VPF) will implement a digital entrepreneurship program that will provide training and mentorship to technology startup teams in Kaduna on cutting-edge digital entrepreneurship skills and lean startup methodologies.
  • It will also aim to help build a foundation for a vibrant tech community in Kaduna. Emphasis will be placed on supporting female-led startups and teams that include female team members.
  • The VPF Team is looking to hire a Female Incubation Program Manager who, will be responsible for managing the operations, planning and development of startups under the program. This position requires a person who is a team player with leadership qualities, excellent marketing skills, a professional and positive attitude, highly organized, and dependable.
  • The Click-On Kaduna Digital Entrepreneurship Program will run for 6 months and will train 180 participants, 30% of whom are women.

Description of Responsibilities
Our ideal candidate will support the VPF team in implementing a women’s only digital entrepreneurship training program. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Conducting a series of awareness and outreach sessions in Kaduna State on topics of digital entrepreneurship;
  • Advising Kaduna-based partners on how to implement similar training programs;
  • Coordinating the day-to-day logistics for the women’s only incubation program;
  • Developing and managing learning modules and curricula with an emphasis on topics related to launching technology-led startups;
  • Managing relationships between program participants and coaches, mentors, stakeholders, and investors;
  • Liaising with investors, tech enthusiasts, and other stakeholders including forging partnerships with other organizations for the provision of services for participants;
  • Executing activities associated with an incubation program including: selection of program participants, implementing the learning modules, mentorship matchmaking, and organizing a Demo Day;
  • Establishing a network of mentors and managing their interactions with program participants; and
  • Building and maintaining a strong rapport between the business community, government, and the program.

Work Schedule:

  • The anticipated duration of the contract is 7 months, starting September 24th, 2018.
  • The candidate will work for VPF on a full-time basis and be based in Kaduna with availability to travel outside Kaduna.
  • The candidate will work out of the VPF designated office in Kaduna State.
  • Regular office hours are 8am to 5.00pm from Monday to Fridays.
  • The candidate is responsible for using his/her own laptop.
  • VPF will reimburse the candidate for out-of-pocket expenses associated with official travel outside Kaduna, by paying an amount equivalent to the daily subsistence allowance that would be paid to staff members undertaking similar travel for official purposes.

Payment Schedule:

  • Payments by VPF are delivery-based (milestones achieved). Any deliverable not meeting the required indicators/specification will have to be reworked and resubmitted at no additional cost to VPF.
  • The proposed payment schedule for this assignment is monthly payment upon submission of progress reports on completed tasks, outlined against planned outputs. Based on the report and satisfactory performance, payments will be certified by the supervisor.

Supervision:
The candidate will work under supervision of the VPF Team who will have frequent interactions with the candidate at various stages to provide briefings on:

  • Program status;
  • Agree on the modalities and clarify the deliverables;
  • Provide feedback and comments on program expectations; and
  • Track the progress made by the candidate.
  • The supervisor will evaluate the consultant’s work and certify delivery of work.

Qualification
Education:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (masters in a related field is desirable).

Experience:

  • At least 5-7 years of experience in providing mentorship and training to startups and entrepreneurs;
  • Experience in the design, implementation, and evaluation of social development programmes, including employment, gender, and entrepreneurship frameworks; and
  • Experience interacting and collaborating with Government institutions, private sector, and NGOs.

Language:

  • Excellent spoken and written English required. Fluency in Hausa is desirable.

Skills & Requirements
Corporate Competencies:

  • Experience with mentoring, and training digital startups;
  • Expertise in designing women’s entrepreneurship programming;
  • Expertise on business incubation and acceleration methodologies;
  • Knowledge and expertise of the technology ecosystem in Nigeria;
  • Familiarity with Northern Nigerian culture and experience with the Kaduna ecosystem is desired;
  • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the VPF values and ethical standards.
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of VPF.
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality, age sensitivity, and adaptability;
  • Treats all people fairly without favoritism;
  • Fulfills all obligations to gender sensitivity with a zero tolerance for sexual harassment;

Functional Competencies:

  • Strong leadership, written and oral communication, and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent organizational skills;
  • Ability to perform under pressure and in a politically sensitive environment;
  • Comfortable presenting to large groups;
  • Motivated and able to work independently _and _collaboratively in a team environment and with external partners;
  • Expertise in implementing gender sensitive and socially inclusive programs.
  • Ability to assess the effectiveness and sustainability of programme structure and implementation modalities; and
  • Demonstrated analytical capacity including data collection and analysis, and synthesizing information into clear, concise reports;

Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 14th September, 2018.

 

 

Job Title: Acceleration Program Manager
Location: 
Lagos

Job Description

  • The VPF Team is looking to hire an Acceleration Program Manager who will be the prime interface for acceleration cohorts, investors, mentors and other service providers.
  • The role will be responsible for managing the development, planning, execution and operations of the acceleration program. This position requires a candidate with a collaborative and positive attitude, who has the ability to work under pressure, and a desire for continuous improvement.

Description Of Responsibilities
Our ideal candidate will support the VPF team in:

Program Management:

  • Assist the Director Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the design, and proper execution of the acceleration programme
  • Design and executes project work plans to meet the goals and objective of the program
  • Ensure all startups are provided with the necessary tools and information and whatever might be required to raise investments
  • Develop and manage learning modules and curriculums focused on Entrepreneurial management and development of start-ups under the program
  • Excellent Relationship management between incubates and mentors, stakeholders and investors
  • Creation and successful deployment of training and learning initiatives for incubated startups
  • Lead technical improvements in program design and development to ensure quality and adherence to program standards
  • Effectively monitor and manage program budgets
  • Prepare quality and timely programs narrative and financial reports as needed
  • Ensure the company’s progress adequately during the program.

Work Schedule:

  • The anticipated duration of the contract is 4 months, starting on the 22nd of October 2018.
  • The candidate will work for VPF on a full-time basis and be based in Lagos with availability to travel outside Lagos.
  • The candidate will work out of the VPF designated office in Lagos State.
  • Regular office hours are 8am to 5.00pm from Monday to Fridays.
  • The candidate is responsible for using his/her own laptop.
  • VPF will reimburse the candidate for out-of-pocket expenses associated with official travel outside Lagos, by paying an amount equivalent to the daily subsistence allowance that would be paid to staff members undertaking similar travel for official purposes.

Payment Schedule:

  • Payments by VPF are delivery-based (milestones achieved). Any deliverable not meeting the required indicators/specification will have to be reworked and resubmitted at no additional cost to VPF.
  • The proposed payment schedule for this assignment is monthly payment upon submission of milestone documents, progress reports on completed tasks, outlined against planned outputs. Based on the report and satisfactory performance, payments will be certified by the supervisor.

Supervision:

  • The candidate will work under supervision of the Director Innovation and Entrepreneurship who will have frequent interactions with the candidate at various stages to brief him/her on:
    • Program status;
    • Agree on the modalities and clarify the deliverables;
    • Provide feedback and comments on program expectations; and
    • Track the progress made by the candidate.
  • The supervisor will evaluate the consultant’s work and certify delivery of work.

Skills & Requirements
Corporate Competencies:

  • Familiarity with business incubation and acceleration methodologies;
  • Knowledge of innovation, technology, and startup ecosystems;
  • Knowledge and expertise of the technology ecosystem in Nigeria;
  • Familiarity with Western Nigerian culture and experience with the Lagos ecosystem is desired;
  • Experience with training and capacity building for digital entrepreneurs;
  • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the VPF values and ethical standards;
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of VPF;
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality, age sensitivity, and adaptability;
  • Treats all people fairly without favoritism;
  • Fulfills all obligations to gender sensitivity with a zero tolerance for sexual harassment.

Functional Competencies:

  • Displays an entrepreneurial mindset and cares deeply about improving the lives of youth and women;
  • Strategic thinker with a focus on tangible results;
  • Strong relationship and interpersonal skills, demonstrates courtesy, tact,and patience;
  • Strong team orientation;
  • Ability to perform under pressure and in a politically sensitive environment; and
  • Expertise in implementing gender sensitive and socially inclusive programs.

Qualification
Education:

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies/social sciences or relevant field.

Experience:

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role or in working in a startup;
  • Experience in mentoring or supporting startups; and
  • Experience launching or working in a startup is desired.

Language:

  • Excellent spoken and written English required.

Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 21st September, 2018.

Latest Job Vacancies at SABMiller Plc

SABMiller is in the beer and soft drinks business, bringing refreshment and sociability to millions of people all over the world who enjoy our drinks. We do business in a way that improves livelihoods and helps build communities. We are passionate about brewing and have a long tradition of craftsmanship, making superb beer from high quality natural ingredients.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

 


Job Title:
 Sales Force Analyst
Reference Number: ANA001
Location: Lagos
Work Level: Senior
Type: Permanent

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for SalesForce Database Management, Data Analysis and reporting.
  • Ensure accurate salesforce database is developed and maintained total Nigeria.
  • Analyze salesforce data by Business Development Representative, Area, District, region and report in an understandable format.
  • Extract and provide interpretation of SF data on market trends, consumption rates, competition activities, NG SF user’s performance etc., to management for decision making.
  • Track user’s complaints with the view of ensuring user satisfaction.
  • Responsible for salesforce Software management reporting.
  • Ensure reports are submitted for the following: Daily (Region, District, Area & territory)
  • Ensure quarterly review data are submitted and uploaded on SF.
  • Ensure Country planning & joint venture data are available.
  • Ensure Business plan data are provided.
  • SalesForce Supervisory Roles/Audit.
  • Supervise the workability of Route Plan Management project (RPM).
  • Carrying out follow up to beer audit red flags so as to ensure rectification.
  • Supervise, collate and review reps outlets call schedules to maintain active customers on the data base.
  • Supervising and following up on outlets load for effective Route Plan Management.
  • Carryout a periodical trade visit to ascertain the working condition of RPM working tools in use by Business Development Representatives.

Requirements
Qualifications, Experience and skills required:

  • Minimum of B.Sc or HND in Social sciences or Engineering.
  • Minimum of (2) two years relevant experience preferably in FMCG
  • Good Knowledge of Microsoft Office Package.

Key competencies and attributes:

  • Sound theoretical and practical knowledge of Sales in FMCG
  • Creative and Informative Presentation
  • Good self-management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good people management skills
  • High initiative, Independent and proactive
  • Attention to details /systematic record keeping
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.

Salary
Market Related.

 

 

Job Title: Distributor Management System Analyst
Location:
 Lagos
Reference Number: ANA002
Work Level: Senior
Type: Permanent

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ABI Nigeria DMS Database Management System, Data Analysis and reporting.
  • Ensure accurate DMS database is developed and maintained for total Nigeria.
  • Analyze sales DMS data by volume, brand, SKU etc. and report in an understandable format.
  • Extract and provide interpretation of DMS data on market trends, consumption rates, competition activities, NG Distributors performance/ adoption etc., to management for decision making.
  • Track user’s complaints with the view of ensuring user satisfaction.
  • Responsible for DMS Software management reporting;
  • Ensure reports are submitted for the following: Daily (Region, District, Area & territory).
  • Ensure quarterly review data are submitted and uploaded on SF
  • Ensure Country planning & joint venture data are available
  • Ensure Business plan data are provided
  • DMS Supervisory Roles/Audit.
  • Supervise the workability of Distributors Van Sales Men Route Plan Management project.
  • Follow up to ensure that DMS system is working where installed.
  • Supervise, collate and review DB’s VSM outlets call schedules to maintain active customers on the data base.
  • Supervise and following up on VSM’s outlets load for effective Route Plan Management.
  • Carryout a periodical trade visit to ascertain the working condition of RPM working tools in use by Distributors VSM
  • Carryout a periodical trade visit to ascertain the working condition of RPM working tools in use by Distributors VSM.

Requirements
Qualifications, Experience and skills required:

  • Minimum of B.Sc or HND in Social sciences or Engineering.
  • Minimum of (2) two years relevant experience preferably in FMCG
  • Good Knowledge of Microsoft Office Package.

Key competencies and attributes:

  • Sound theoretical and practical knowledge of Sales in FMCG
  • Creative and Informative Presentation
  • Good self-management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good people management skills
  • High initiative, Independent and proactive
  • Attention to details /systematic record keeping
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.

Salary
Market Related.

 

 

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Job Vacancies at Ebony Agro Industries Limited

Ebony Agro industries limited is primarily involved in Agro processing, specifically focused on processing and packaging of Rice from Paddy stock to finished/polished and branded Rice. The brands of rice produced are Ebony Super and Ebony Gold Brown Rice “International quality Nigerian rice”.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

 

Job Title: Experienced Driver
Location:
 Ebonyi

Job Requirements

  • Ability to read and write
  • Must have accident – free record
  • Mechanic training will be added advantage
  • Must be resident in Abakaliki town and clean dressing

 

 

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Location:
 Ebonyi

Responsibilities

  • Expected to lead the Mechanical team; and be responsible for training young Engineers/Technicians on standard good maintenance practices in line with company processes and procedures.
  • Working with our team to resolve technical faults; take corrective action and repair faults/breakdowns.

Job Requirements

  • Must have B.Sc/HND in Mechanical Engineering, with minimum of 5 years experience
  • Requisite knowledge in Mechanical design and installation of processing Machinery in manufacturing enterprises
  • Excellent leadership skills and organisational skills
  • Must be able to interpret engineering calculations and drawings
  • Good communication skills
  • Fault analysis and troubleshooting skills

 

 

Job Title: Experienced Mechanical Filter and Welder
Location:
 Ebonyi

Job Requirements

  • Must have National Diploma Certificate from a reputable Technical College or Trade Test Certificate with evidence of apprenticeship training in a Government institution.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing company/construction company.
  • Expected to work in a team to troubleshoot technical faults, determine corrective action and repair the faults
  • Ability to read and write reports
  • Must be young and healthy, able to work long hours

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: info@ebonyagro.com

Technical Superintendent Job at CS Offshore Integrated Services Limited

CS Offshore Integrated Services Limited – A leading Ship Management Company with their Head Office in Middle East, is looking for ideal candidates to fill the below position at their Head Office in Nigeria:

Job Title: Technical Superintendent

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Nationality: Locals (Nigerians)
DOJ: At the earliest
Job Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are currently looking to hire Technical Superintendent based in Port Harcourt – Nigeria

Qualification

  • Chief Engineer Class 1 or Class 2 Engineer equivalent.
  • BE in Mechanical/Marine Engineering

Experience:

  • Min 2-4 years of experience in working as Technical Superintendent,
  • Good working knowledge in Marine Regulations s.a ISM, SOLAS, ISPS, CDM.
  • Good understanding of working under Marine Classification Society and Flag State Authorities.

Salary
N400,000.00 to N500,000.00 /month

Application Closing Date 

15th September, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: careers@cs-offshore.com

Latest Personal Assistant Recruitment For Today

Apata & Ascott Limited – We are a human resource consulting firm that is focused on delivering business value to organizations. We help organizations achieve their objectives by developing and executing strategies and policies that are aligned with business plans and a focus on best practices.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Personal Assistant

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • Sourcing and ordering stationery and office equipment.
  • Taking action points and writing minutes.
  • Preparing papers for meetings
  • Preparing action points and writing minutes.
  • Preparing presentations.
  • Reading, monitoring and responding to your boss’s email.
  • Answering calls and liaising with clients competently.
  • Drafting of correspondence on boss’s behalf.
  • Reading, monitoring and responding to your boss’s email.
  • Managing the executive business calendar, confirming appointments and returning phone calls.
  • Completes other duties/tasks as assigned.

Requirements

  • HND/Bsc. in Social Science courses.
  • Proven work experience as a personal assistant.
  • Accuracy and attention to details.
  • MS Office and English proficiency.
  • Outstanding organisational and time management skills.
  • Up-to-date with latest office gadgets and applications.
  • Ability to use your own initiative.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Discretion and confidentiality.

Application Closing Date
21st September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV’s to: recruitment@apataandascot.com

Note: Candidate must be residing around Yaba, Ojuelegba and its environs.

 

 

 

Strugz is a Public Relations, Legal, Management and Training Consulting Firm, with a passion to transform minds in a dynamic way that helps its clients find a rhythm and maximize its potential to a maximum capacity. We organize Business and Financial training, with Networking opportunities and partnerships for Startups and Entrepreneurs.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Personal Assistant

Location: Lekki, Lagos

Job Descriptions

  • Plan/Schedule meetings and appointments
  • Organize/maintain files and records
  • Type memos, reports and other documents
  • Conduct research as directed by the CEO
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the office
  • Develop presentations, answer phone calls, and respond to mails
  • Make travel arrangements when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned by the CEO.

Requirements

  • Must be a female
  • Must have an international passport
  • Good Communication and good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Organizational skills
  • Must be calm with a professional manner
  • Flexibility and adaptability.

Remuneration
N50,000.00

Application Closing Date

10th September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV’s to: info@strugz.com