Webmaster Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

Webmaster Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

ECOWAS Parliament was established by the ECOWAS Revised Treaty of 1993 as one of the Institutions of the Community. The Parliament is the Assembly of the peoples of the Community. The Administrative Secretariat of the Parliament is headed by a Secretary-General, and consists of two Directorates: the Directorate of Administration and Finance, and the Directorate of Parliamentary Affairs and Research. A number of job vacancies exist at the ECOWAS Parliament for which applications are hereby invited. Application is on-line, and application forms as well as guidelines for application are all available on the websites.

INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENT DIRECTORATE : DIRECTORATE OF ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE
POSITION TITLE : WEBMASTER

GRADE/STEP : P2-1

DURATION : PERMANENT

DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA

SUPERVISOR : PRINCIPAL COMMUNICATION OFFICER

SUPERVISING : NIL

OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

To manage the website and intranet of the Parliament and help make them tools for dissemination of information and more efficient work by all users.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Chief Communication Officer, the Webmaster performs the following functions:

Acts as the website administrator for the Parliament’s website.
Establishes and maintains an intranet for internal use within the Parliament.
Uploads on the intranet and continuously updates all internal documents, forms, reports, data and texts needed by management and staff members for their work.
Continuously improves the design of the website to make it attractive to users.
Periodically updates the information on the website to keep it buoyant.
Provides orientation, training, user support and trouble-shooting to staff members to ensure effective use of the intranet and the website.

QUALIFICATIONS

A first degree in Computer Science with a bias in software development and/or website construction.

EXPERIENCE

Three (3) years professional experience is required. A higher degree in a relevant field may substitute for two (2) years’ work experience.

ANNUAL SALARY

The position is on Grade P2-1 with an Annual Salary of UA19,769, equivalent to US$31,191.

Eligibility

Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.

Method of Application

To apply, candidates should download the (Job Application Form), fill it and send it as an e-mail attachment to pstaffparlrecruit@ecowas.int with their CV.

Application Deadline: 22 June 2017.

Access Solutions Limited, is in the business of IT Consultancy, Software Development and Engineering Services.

Access Solutions Limited Fresh Job Opportunities, July 2017

Access Solutions Limited, is in the business of IT Consultancy, Software Development and Engineering Services.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Web Developer
Location: Abuja

Requirements

Qualifications:

Minimum Degree in a related discipline.
At least 1-3 years work experience with proof of Web Development.
Skills:

Should have a proficient knowledge of PHP application development
HTML 5, CSS3, JavaScript, Ajax, JQuery
Understanding of browser compatibility issues and platform characteristics
Should have creative design skills
Knowledge of web application security principles
Knowledge of at least one popular PHP web development framework would be an advantage
Strong understanding of object oriented PHP
Experience with developing E-commerce/enterprise applications would be an advantage
Strong database management skills in MYSQL, writing complex SQL queries and stored procedures
Knowledge of XML and web services (SOAP, REST) would be an advantage.

Job Title: Software Graphic Designer/Developer
Location: Abuja

Job Task

Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts, based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.
Work with team to design, develop, test, and maintain software graphics implemented in web technologies that use standard HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
Work with team to integrate open source, commercial, and government software interface design to provide solutions that meet customer requirements
Review system and software user interface to understand constraints, limitations, and opportunities for the design of a given software component
Complete software interface on-time by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contribute to team meetings; troubleshoot development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
Update job knowledge by researching new design concepts and software products

Requirements

The suitable candidate must be willing to think out of the box, be extremely creative and proactive
The person should be able to use any of the following design application
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, Corel Draw, AutoCAD.
The person must be familiar with the following web design technologies
HTML5 design, CSS3, Bootstrap, JQuery and JQuery Mobile, Java Script, AngularJs
The person must be able to use Javascript to add animation and interaction in a webpage

Job Title: Software Developer
Location: Abuja

Qualifications
Minimum Degree in a related discipline.
At least 1-3 years work experience with proof of Software Development.

Skills:

Ability to program using the java programming language
Proficient/Intermediate Knowledge of; javaFX programming would be an added advantage
Strong skills in XML, web services (SOAP, REST), SQL and database design (MYSQL preferred), stored procedures, CSS and HTML.
Ability to work with and design using Adobe suite (Photoshop, Fireworks, etc)
Object oriented analysis and design using common design patterns
Strong troubleshooting, debugging and problem solving skills
Willing to learn and expand his/her knowledge and programming scope

Job Title: Financial Web Application Developer
Location: Abuja

Qualifications and Skills

Minimum of HND in a related discipline.
Experience in Financial Accounting and Banking Services is required.
Proficient / Intermediate Knowledge of; object oriented PHP
Strong experience with PHP MVC Frameworks and MySQL.
Strong experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript/jQuery.
Knowledge of web application security principles, will be a plus.
Proficiency in cross-browser/cross-platform issues, DOM and web standards.
Good database management skills in MySQL is required.
GUI design experience is required.
Strong object-oriented design and development skills.
Knowledge of web services would be an advantage.
Experience with developing E-commerce applications will be an advantage
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and required quality standards
Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
Excellent oral and written communication
Strong Project Management skills
Strong analytical and debugging skills.
Minimum of 1-3 years commercial
Software product development.
Knowledge in Accounting packages

Personal Characteristics:

Ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
Ability to work with minimal supervision within a fast-paced environment.
Attention to detail and high level of accuracy.

Note

This is an Abuja based job and only residents of Abuja will be considered first.
Candidates from other states who which to relocate for the job must indicate it on their cover letter.
Candidate should clearly state of residence and the position they are applying for as subject of the email e.g. Web Developer, Abuja
Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter to: faith.ivbaduwede@accessng.com

Application Deadline: 2nd July, 2017.

GE Nigeria Job Openings for Education Services Manager

GE Nigeria Job Openings for Education Services Manager
GE Nigeria, is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Education Services Manager
Location: Nigeria

Role Summary/Purpose

Play the Education Services leadership role within the region to build, educate, develop education delivery experts with special focus on Clinical Education Specialists.
Will work with different stakeholders to achieve Operations and Modality teams objectives.
Responsible for driving GEHC growth strategy and key business initiatives regarding clinical applications field support, as well as, training and customer education programs.

Essential Responsibilities

Drive compliance for internal and external educational programs. The candidate will be reporting to Customer Operations Director, SGM.
Collaborate and negotiate with customer teams, field sales, field services and operations, headquarters etc., to exceed customer expectations in delivering education commitments.
Maintain and improve mechanism to accurately measure customer satisfaction and drive improvements across the education delivery channels.
Evaluate training trends and incorporate value added initiatives into products to drive customer satisfaction and revenue.
Meetings with each CES to discuss their needs and feedback and act accordingly or request support from Education HQ.
Build together with stakeholders training plan for each CES, ensure team trainings organization in alignment with modality priorities, NPI launches, and CES skills targets.
Implement CES career path. Ensure free-lancers reflect GE culture with customers and follow GE processes.
Incorporate Indirect Channel in overall education scope.
Meet or exceed all Education services revenue and budgetary responsibility, customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction and education delivery performance metrics.
Assist in the recruitment and selection process of new Clinical Application Specialists. Develop, coach and mentor newly hired employees
Manage team competencies and develop ongoing processes to ensure the highest levels of education are being transferred to customers.
Ensure continuous improvement of the education processes through adoption of new initiatives, best practices and technology tools
Work with Clinical Applications Team and Marketing to strategize and develop educational offerings for our GEHC Customers. Increase awareness across teams.
Work with the Sales organization to develop and identify clinical support opportunities for potential GEHC customers.
Develop clear guidelines and train modalities, sales, service on CED offering.
Advanced ability to demonstrate and receive feedback on clinical applications and operations of GE Healthcare s products for Customers
Help team members communicate all relevant customer information including: product, customer issues and opportunities to Field Sales, Marketing, Customer Response Team and Technical Support
Proactively manage and provide communications with customers to ensure problem resolution and follow up, to foster customer loyalty and satisfaction; utilize root cause analysis to ensure effective problem solving
Submit coursework to professional organizations to ensure that credit can be offered for training; act as a liaison to professional education organizations.
Promote clinical education job during congresses and in the field to build a funnel of candidates with expertise.
Drive clinical education team to better collaborate with modalities, OTR, sales, service through participation in meetings, calls, QMIs. Reframe CED-OTR communication by implementing proper SOP. Drive quarterly review with modalities on education initiatives, leads, cost.
Continue publishing information bulletin monthly. Issue CED Newsletter quarterly and ensure proper internal and external communication regarding Education services and events. Support development of CED digital platform.
Ensure proper and on-time activity reporting (Maestro, skills matrix, FVR, NPS survey).

Qualifications/Requirements

Required Qualifications:

BS/BA in related business or technical field,
4+ years supervisory/management experience,
Minimum 5 years of field service experience, project or program management experience, customer management experience,
Willingness to travel within your specified geographic region with occasional overnight stays depending on geography and business needs as well as to nationwide meetings
Demonstrated successful experience interfacing with both internal team members and external customers as a part of education process
Ability to influence & collaborate with medical professionals, commercial field teams, executive management, & business partners by establishing & maintaining positive work relationships while displaying willingness to understand diverse points of view
Excellent written and oral communication skills,
Demonstrated ability to manage dispersed workforce
Proficiency in computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite products
Will be travelling at least 35% of the time.

Quality Specific Goals:

Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position.
Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines.
Identify and report any and all customer quality or compliance concerns immediately to the Quality Organization.
Identify and report any personal quality or compliance concerns immediately to the Quality Organization. Insure timely dispatch closure.
Ensure completion of all field modifications instructions (FMI’s) within prescribed timeframe. Participate in continuous improvement activities by identifying and appropriately escalating process and product quality gaps, providing solutions when possible.

Desired Characteristics:

3+ years in healthcare industry, preferably within specifically applicable market/clinical area
Demonstrated ability to be adaptable and flexible to work environment including, but not limited to, handling multiple priorities concurrently and easily adapting to new assignments, system and tools
Able to produce clear, concise, accurate written communication, clearly conveying thoughts and ideas to peers, leadership and customers as well as strong presentation skills
Proven record in experience with technology and IT related tools.

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

NHEF 3rd Annual Scholarship Essay Competition 2017 (How to Apply)

NHEF 3rd Annual Scholarship Essay Competition 2017 (How to Apply)

This year, the Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) is inserting itself in relevant conversations going on in Nigeria, and globally. Through the 3rd edition of the Annual Essay Competition, the NHEF is giving the Nigerian youth a voice and a platform to participate in these socially-relevant debates.

After much consideration, the NHEF is pleased to announce the following topics guaranteed to spur critical thinking and awakening in the participants. Our topics are themed around Gender, The Nigerian Economy, and Information Privacy:

“There is a problem with gender as it is today and we must do something to fix it.” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“The Nigerian economy is achieving projected diversification for growth and development.” Discuss

“The proliferation of online platforms is in constant tension with the right to privacy: one must give way for the other to thrive.”

NHEF Essay Competition Eligibility.

All students enrolled in their penultimate year at any NHEF Partner University are qualified to participate in the essay contest.

* NHEF Partner Universities include Ahmadu Bello University, Bayero University, University of Ibadan, University of Nigeria, Nsukka and the University of Port Harcourt.

NHEF Essay Competition – Contest Price.

Grand prize winner of the 2017 Essay Competition will be awarded a cash prize of N100,000 with a year of paid tuition. First runner-up will be awarded a cash prize of N75,000 with a year of paid tuition. Second runner-up will be awarded N50,000 with a year of paid tuition.

NHEF Essay Competition – Criteria & Submission procedure.

All essays must comply with the following contest rules before submission:

• No literary form other than an essay will be accepted.
• Each piece of writing must reflect the contestant’s ability to explore and discuss ideas and ethical concepts.
• Essay must demonstrate the conduct of research and a sufficiently detailed summary.
• Essays must be 2000 words in length, double-spaced, (12pt Times New Roman), and numbered pages with one-inch margins excluding bibliography & title page.
• Each essay must include a Title Page, a Bibliography and a scanned copy of the contestant’s current student ID. The student’s registration ID# must appear at the header section of each page.
• Entries must be submitted in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
• References in the essay should be included and clearly identified.
• All entries must be submitted via e-mail to essay@thenhef.org by 11:59 p.m. (WAT) on May 15th , 2017.
Students are encouraged to study rules on how to avoid plagiarism as the essays will be checked for intellectual authenticity. This link contains a helpful guide.

Note: Enrollment will be verified with the University’s registrar.

Disclaimer: Submitted essays will become the property of the NHEF. The NHEF may reprint the essays in its mediums and publications. Appropriate citations will be given to all the writers.

*Students enrolled in their penultimate year are third year undergraduates of a 4-year degree program or Fourth year undergraduates of a 5-year degree program. NHEF will verify enrollment of each contestant with the University Registrar.

Job Opportunities at the School of Management and Technology, Anioma

Job Opportunities at the School of Management and Technology, Anioma

School of Management and Technology, Anioma is situated in Obiaruku, Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta State. The School is centrally located amongst other tertiary institutions: Delta State University, Abraka; Novena University, Ogume; Calvary Polytechnic, Owa-Oyibo and Delta State College of Education, Agbor. It was established in November, 2015 but opened its door to academic activities in January 2016. Duly registered and incorporated under the Federal Republic of Nigeria Decree No: 1 of 1990- Law of the Federation of Nigeria Government and new National Policy on Education as a Professional School of Higher Learning.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:

Job Title: Professor
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a PhD degree from a recognized university with at least 10 years teaching, research and administrative experience in a tertiary institution.
Candidates must be competent to provide academic leadership, specialize in core areas of departmental fields of study with evidence of scholarly publications in both local and international reputable learned journals membership of relevant professional bodies.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.
Job Title: Associate Professor
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a PhD degree from a recognized university with at least 8 years teaching, research and administrative experience in a tertiary institution.
Candidates must be competent to provide academic leadership, specialize in core areas of departmental fields of study with evidence of scholarly publications in both local and international reputable learned journals membership of relevant professional bodies.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.

Job Title: Senior Lecturer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a PhD degree from a recognized university with at least 6 years teaching, research and administrative experience in a tertiary institution.
Candidates must be competent to provide academic leadership, specialize in core areas of departmental fields of study with evidence of scholarly publications in both local and international reputable learned journals membership of relevant professional bodies.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.

Job Title: Principal Assistant Registrar
Location: Delta

Requirements

Applicants should possess a good honors degree preferably in the Humanities / social/management sciences from a recognized tertiary institution plus 5years experience, registered with any of these professional bodies (ICA,INEN, ANUPA,NIM, NIPR, CIPM) etc is required.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Assistant Registrar
Location: Delta

Requirements

Applicants should possess a good honors degree preferably in the Humanities / social/management sciences from a recognized tertiary institution plus 3 years experience, registered with any of these professional bodies (ICA,INEN, ANUPA,NIM, NIPR, CIPM) etc is required.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Assistant Registrar (Guidance & Counseling)
Location: Delta

Requirements

Applicants should possess a good honors degree preferably in the Humanities / social/management sciences from a recognized tertiary institution plus 3 years experience, registered with any of these professional bodies (ICA,INEN, ANUPA,NIM, NIPR, CIPM) etc is required.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Lecturer I
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidate should possess a PhD from a recognized university with at least 3 years post-doctoral teaching experience, evidence of six journal articles in both local and foreign reputable journals, membership of relevant professional bodies.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.

Job Title: Lecturer II
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidate should possess a PhD from a recognized university with 3 years teaching experience in a tertiary institution, have evidence of 3 publication in local and foreign reputable journals and Membership of relevant Professional Bodies.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.

Job Title: Administrative Officer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a master degree from a recognized university, a good honors degree or HND/HNID.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Administrative Assistant
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a good Honours degree /HND/HNID
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Assistant Lecturer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should have M.Sc or M.A degree in a relevant field and membership of a relevant professional body is added advantage
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.

Job Title: Confidential Secretary
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess National Diploma (ND) in secretarial studies with 2 years working experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Graduate Assistant
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess B.Sc/B.A/HNID/HND With a Minimum of Second Class Upper /Upper-Credit respectively.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Salary
You will be paid appropriately as presently in force and as approved by the school management board for your kind of responsibility in other similar tertiary institutions.
Job Title: Chief Accountant
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree /HND/ HNID in Accounting from a recognized institution with 7 years experience plus membership of a recognized professional body.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Principal Accountant
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree /HND/ HNID in Accounting from a recognized institution with 4 years experience plus membership of a recognized professional body.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a good honours Degree or HND/HNID in Accounting, 2 years working experience, and membership of professional bodies
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Accountant I & II
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a good honours Degree in Accounting or HND/HNID in Accounting.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Executive Officer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess Ordinary National Diploma in Accounting
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Principal Librarian
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a Masters Degree in Library Science (MLS) with 5 years experience, Membership of the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Senior Librarian
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a Masters Degree in Library Science (MLS) with 4 years experience, Membership of the Librarian Registration Council of Nigeria.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Graduate Librarian
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a First Degree, minimum of 2nd class upper or HND/ HNID in library science.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Procurement Officer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess B.Sc Degree, HND, HNID, in purchasing and supply, Accounting or related discipline from recognized tertiary institutions
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Computer Programmer/ System Analyst I & II
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates must possess a good honours degree, HND/HNID from a recognized tertiary institution with 3 years working experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Data Processing Officer I & II
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess Higher National Diploma (HND) or higher national innovation Diploma (HNID) with 2 years working experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Senior Laboratory Technologist
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates must possess B.Sc / HND/ HNID/ AIST/ ANIST with 4 years working experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Senior Medical Officer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates must possess an MBBS, 3 years working experience, evidence of posthousemanship orientation and Membership of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Nursing Officer
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should be members of the Nurses registration council of Nigeria (NRCN) (NRM) with 4 years working experience.
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Sports Coach
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess a degree in Physical and Health Education with 3 year qualification experience or OND/NID/ NCE in physical Health Educations with 5 years experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Job Title: Security Officer I
Location: Delta

Requirements

Candidates should possess five credits including English language in WAEC, NECO, GCE, NABTEB with military and Para-military orientation plus 5 years working experience
Awaiting results may not be considered and computer literacy is required

Note

Candidates should forward their application in an envelope with the position applied for clearly indicated on the left hand corner.
Application must reach the address above, not later than the closing date above and only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward five (5) word- processed applications, 5 copies of detailed curriculum vitae and 5 copies of credentials. CV should contain the following:

Full Name (Surname First)
Date of birth and place
Nationality,
State of Origin & Local Government Area,
Permanent Home Address
Present Postal Address /GSM/Emails
Marital status
Educational institution attended with dates
Academic qualifications obtained with dates
Professional qualifications
Working experience, list of publication where applicable
Position applied for:
Names, Address and Mobile Phone Number of there referees.
All applications are to be mailed to:
The Registrar,
School of Management and Technology, Anioma,
Obiaruku,
Delta State.

Application Deadline: 9th June, 2017.

Committee Clerk Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

Committee Clerk Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

ECOWAS Parliament was established by the ECOWAS Revised Treaty of 1993 as one of the Institutions of the Community. The Parliament is the Assembly of the peoples of the Community. The Administrative Secretariat of the Parliament is headed by a Secretary-General, and consists of two Directorates: the Directorate of Administration and Finance, and the Directorate of Parliamentary Affairs and Research. A number of job vacancies exist at the ECOWAS Parliament for which applications are hereby invited. Application is on-line, and application forms as well as guidelines for application are all available on the websites.

INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENTDIRECTORATE : PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS & RESEARCH
POSITION TITLE : COMMITTEE CLERK

GRADE/STEP : P4-1

DURATION : PERMANENT

DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA

SUPERVISOR : PRINCIPAL PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS OFFICER

SUPERVISING : NIL

OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

To serve as the administrator, co-ordinator and adviser to the Parliamentary Committees to which one is assigned, and to assist the Principal Parliamentary Affairs Officer in managing the business of the Plenary.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assists in preparing the draft agenda of Parliamentary Sessions.
Assists in drafting minutes of the proceedings of Plenary Sessions and draft reports of Parliamentary Sessions.
Plans and organises the activities of Committees in liaison with relevant units of the General Secretariat.
Prepares the draft agenda and draft work programmes of the Committees.
Prepares draft speeches for the Chairmen of the Committees.
Conducts research and gathers information and documentation required for the work of the Committees.
Advises on Parliamentary procedure.
Prepares draft reports of the meetings of the Committees.
Proposes conference topics for the deliberations of the Committees.
Prepares the terms of reference (TOR) for the meetings of the Committees.
Identifies and contact resource persons for the meetings of the Committees.
Liaises with the relevant Departments of the ECOWAS Commission responsible for the areas of competence of the Committees to which one is assigned.
Undertakes studies and research as well as prepare memoranda as may be determined by the Committees, the Secretary-General or the Speaker of Parliament.
Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates with any of the following qualifications may apply: a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Economics, International Relations, Public Administration, Law, Business Administration, Physics, Agricultural Science, Accounting and Finance, Industrial Relations, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Education or Environmental Sciences.

EXPERIENCE

Seven (7) years post qualification working experience required. For holders of higher degrees, five (5) years will be sufficient. Candidates with prior working experience in a National or Regional Parliament or an International Organisation as a Committee Clerk have an added advantage.

ANNUAL SALARY

The position is on Grade P4-1 with an Annual Salary of UA28,499, equivalent to US$44,966.

Eligibility

Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.

Method of Application

To apply, candidates should download the (JOB APPLICATION FORM), fill it and send it as an e-mail attachment to pstaffparlrecruit@ecowas.int with their CV.

Application Deadline: 22 June 2017.

Information Technology Officer Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

Information Technology Officer Job at ECOWAS, Abuja

ECOWAS Parliament was established by the ECOWAS Revised Treaty of 1993 as one of the Institutions of the Community. The Parliament is the Assembly of the peoples of the Community. The Administrative Secretariat of the Parliament is headed by a Secretary-General, and consists of two Directorates: the Directorate of Administration and Finance, and the Directorate of Parliamentary Affairs and Research. A number of job vacancies exist at the ECOWAS Parliament for which applications are hereby invited. Application is on-line, and application forms as well as guidelines for application are all available on the websites.
INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENTDIRECTORATE : DIRECTORATE OF ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE
POSITION TITLE : INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

GRADE/STEP : P2-1

DURATION : ONE YEAR CONTRACT

DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA

SUPERVISOR : INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

SUPERVISING : NIL

OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

To assist in maintaining IT services in support of the work of the Parliament.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of the IT Officer P4, the officer will perform the following duties:

Build applications to meet business requirements.
Assesses existing applications and keep abreast with industry standards and best practices.
Determine technical changes, schedules projects and oversee timelines. Implements and monitors quality standards.
Act as the technical liaison officer for the ECOWAS Parliamentary Information System (ECOPLIS) Project.
In collaboration with the Human Resource Unit, establishes a computerized Human Resource System for the efficient management of staff matters.
Assists in identifying appropriate software or computerized solutions to challenges in any other aspect of the Parliament’s work.
Performs any other duties as may be assigned by superior officers.

QUALIFICATIONS

A first degree in Computer Science is required.

EXPERIENCE

Three (3) years professional experience. A higher degree in a relevant field may substitute for two (2) years’ work experience.

ANNAUL SALARY

The position is on Grade P2-1 with an Annual Salary of UA19,769, equivalent to US$31,191.

Eligibility

Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.

Method of Application

To apply, candidates should download the (Job Application Form), fill it and send it as an e-mail attachment to pstaffparlrecruit@ecowas.int with their CV.

Job Application Deadline: 22 June 2017.

Job Vacancies in a Newly Established Frequency Modulated (FM) Radio Station

Job Vacancies in a Newly Established Frequency Modulated (FM) Radio Station

A newly established Frequency Modulated (FM) Radio Station in one of the South South States, invite applications from qualified professionals for employment. The station is fully computerised and only applicants with core competence should apply in the capacity below:

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

The candidate must have worked for at least 17 years in a broadcast organisation and acquired cognate experience in general administrative procedures.

He is expected to possess full knowledge of the modern broadcast industry and be conversant with the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission Operational Code.

Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.

It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.

The applicant is expected to have spent at least five of the 17 years in management cadre of a broadcasting organisation.

Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the job experience specified above, the candidate must have at least a Masters Degree in relevant areas of the industry; plus an MBA.
Candidate must possess a team spirit and a vibrant personality.

Job Title: Head of Programmes
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate for this office must possess proven knowledge of the industry with at least 15 years cognate broadcast experience.
He must be a manager of people and facilities who is able to think and act under pressure.
He must be professionally trained in programme conception, production and presentation with strong bias for creativity and elocution.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the above qualifications, candidate must have at least a Postgraduate Degree in Mass Communication and other relevant areas of the industry.
Candidate must also have attended specialised courses/on-the-job training in relevant institutions with proofs.

Job Title: Assistant Head of Programmes
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in the broadcast industry.
They must be masters of modern-day broadcast programming, production; and presentation.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the above, candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Mass Communication and must also have attended specialised courses in the different areas with evidence.
Job Title: Head of Presentation
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in the broadcast industry.
They must be masters of modern-day broadcast programming, production; and presentation.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the above, candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Mass Communication and must also have attended specialised courses in the different areas with evidence.

Job Title: Head of Production
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in the broadcast industry.
They must be masters of modern-day broadcast programming, production; and presentation.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the above, candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Mass Communication and must also have attended specialised courses in the different areas with evidence.

Job Title: Head of News / Current Affairs
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate for this position must have at least 15 years post-qualification experience in the management of news and current affairs for broadcast stations.
In addition to having sharp eyes for news, candidate must possess proven experience in the management of newsrooms and in the grooming of news personnel.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Added to the above qualifications, candidate must have a Post-graduate Degree, particularly in Mass Communication or English Language and must be a consummate news hunter.
Candidate must have attended, in addition to other certified training programmes, the Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Journalism Courses at the FRCN Training School, Lagos or its equivalent.
He must be able to report, write and present news and current affairs.

Job Title: Assistant Head of News and Current Affairs
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Assistant Head of News and Current Affairs
Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in the management of news and current affairs in a broadcast station.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Mass Communication or English Language.
In addition, they must possess evidence of training at the FRCN Training School up to at least the Intermediate level or its equivalent.

Job Title: Head of Reportorial
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Assistant Head of News and Current Affairs
Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in the management of news and current affairs in a broadcast station.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Mass Communication or English Language.
In addition, they must possess evidence of training at the FRCN Training School up to at least the Intermediate level or its equivalent.

Job Title: Head of Marketing
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate will serve as the revenue yielding machine for the station and must have at least 15 years experience as a marketer for a broadcast station.
Candidate must be innovative in thinking and enterprising in pursuit of set goals; must have wide contacts with advertising agencies nationwide; and must be ready to work under pressure.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Candidate must possess an MBA in Marketing or its equivalent from a recognised University; and must be a registered and active member of relevant professional bodies on advertising.

Job Title: Assistant Head of Marketing
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidates must have at least 10 years post qualification experience in marketing in broadcast stations;
Candidate must be innovative in thinking and enterprising in pursuit of set goals;
Candidate must have wide contacts with advertising agencies nationwide; and must be ready to work under pressure.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to the above, candidates must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Marketing or Business Administration;
candidates must possess the drive and the competence to meet set goals; and must be a registered and active member of relevant professional bodies on advertising or marketing or marketing

Job Title: Head of Finance and Administration
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate for this office must be excellent in multi-tasking approach to problem handling; and must have at least 15 years experience in administration and financial management.
Candidate will be fully in charge of the management of both human and financial resources of the station.
He would also be in charge of low-level recruitment of relevant staff for the station.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

In addition to a First Degree in Accounting, candidate must possess at least a Postgraduate Degree preferably MBA or MPA.
Candidate must also have required professional qualifications in the two areas stated above and must be conversant with the management of media organisations;
In both finance and administration; candidates must be active member of relevant professional bodies.

Job Title: Assistant Head of Finance and Administration
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate for this office must be excellent in multi-tasking in problem solving and must have at least 10 years experience in administration and financial management.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a First Degree in Accounting;
Candidates must have required professional qualifications in the two areas of finance and administration; and must be conversant with the management of media organisation.
In both finance and administration, candidate must be active member of relevant professional bodies.

Job Title: Head of Engineering
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements

Candidate will be fully in charge of the engineering requirements of the station; from installations of required appliances to the maintenance of existing ones.
Candidate must have cognate experience in broadcast engineering covering a period of not less than 15 years.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.
Qualifications

Candidate must have at least a Post-graduate qualification in Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
He must be an active member of the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN).
Candidate must be conversant with modern broadcast engineering and must possess evidence of specialist skills in required areas of engineering.

Job Title: Assistant Head of Engineering
Location: South South, Nigeria

Requirements/Functions
Candidate will assist the Head of Engineering in all the functions stated below:

Candidate will be fully in charge of the engineering requirements of the station; from installations of required appliances to the maintenance of existing ones.
Candidate must have cognate experience in broadcast engineering covering a period of relevant years.
Any academic qualification below 2.1 or its equivalent will not be considered.
It is demanded that all applicants must, as a general qualification, be skillful in the use of computer software / applications relating to their duties.
Applicants without this qualification need not apply.

Qualifications

Candidate must have at least a First Degree or its equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
He must be innovative.
He must be an active member of the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN).
Candidate must be conversant with modern broadcast engineering and must possess evidence of specialized skills in required areas of engineering.
Note: Candidates must be ready to appear in person, face a professional panel and defend the claims made in the application when invited to do so.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications, comprehensive CV’s stating all the requirements to: wordsworth@gmail.com or dynma4sure@yahoo.com

Application Deadline: 7th May, 2017.

NDDC 2017 Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship for Masters and Ph.D forms.nddc.gov.ng

NDDC 2017 Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship for Masters and Ph.D forms.nddc.gov.ng

Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) was established in 2000 with the mission of facilitating the rapid, even and sustainable development of the Niger Delta into a region that is economically prosperous, socially stable, ecologically regenerative and politically peaceful.

As part of our Human Resource Development initiatives, the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC is embarking on Foreign Post Graduate Scholarship Programme to equip Niger Deltans with relevant training and skills for effective participation in the Local content programme of the current Administration as well as compete globally in various professional fields.

Applications are invited for:
2017 Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship Programme (Ph.D)

Description
The scheme is for suitably qualified applicants with relevant Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree from recognized Universities in the following professional disciplines:
Agricultural Sciences
Engineering
Geosciences
Information Technology
Law
Environmental Sciences
Management Sciences
Medicine

Application Requirements

First degree with minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division for those wishing to undertake a Master’s Degree programme and a good Master’s Degree for PhD candidates from a recognized University.
Applicants must have gained admission for a Post Graduate Programme in any of the listed disciplines above, in a foreign University.
Applicants who have already enrolled in Overseas’ Universities are NOT eligible to apply:
Guarantor’s written consent of good conduct of the applicant from any of the following persons from the applicant’s community/clan.
Member of National Assembly/State House of Assembly
Chairman of the LGA
First Class Traditional Ruler
High Court Judge
Persons with evidence of cult membership or criminal record shall not be considered for the award.
Applicants must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC).

2017 Post-Graduate Foreign Scholarship Programme (Masters)
Description

The scheme is for suitably qualified applicants with relevant Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree from recognized Universities in the following professional disciplines:
Agricultural Sciences
Engineering
Geosciences
Information Technology
Law
Management Sciences
Environmental Sciences
Medicine
Application Requirements

First degree with minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division for those wishing to undertake a Master’s Degree programme and a good Master’s Degree for PhD candidates from a recognized University.
Applicants must have gained admission for a Post Graduate Programme in any of the listed disciplines above, in a foreign University.
Applicants who have already enrolled in Overseas’ Universities are NOT eligible to apply.
Guarantor’s written consent of good conduct of the applicant from any of the following persons from the applicant’s community/clan.
Member of National Assembly/State House of Assembly
Chairman of the LGA
First Class Traditional Ruler
High Court Judge
Persons with evidence of cult membership or criminal record shall not be considered for the award.
Applicants must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC).

Note

The commission will not enter into any form of communication with candidates who were not shortlisted for the computer based test (cbt) or those who were not invited for oral interview or candidates that were not successful at the oral interviews.
Preference would be given to candidates from oil producing/bearing communities/local government areas as long as candidates meet the approved cut off mark.
The commission will ensure a fair spread of courses among beneficiaries within each state.
Deferment, change of institution and course are not permitted.
The commission reserves the sole and absolute discretion to select applicants in line with the above stated criteria and its internal consideration. The decision of the commission in this regard is final.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply
1.) Application must be made on-line with the following attachments:

Recent passport photograph
Local Government Identification Letter.
Post Graduate Admission Letter from a recognised Overseas University.
Relevant Degrees from a recognized University.
N.Y.S.C Discharge/Exemption Certificate.
2.) Successfully completed application forms will be assigned registration numbers automatically.
3.) Print the hard copy of the on-line generated acknowledgement for ease of reference.
4.) All shortlisted applicants will be posted HERE

For Further Enquiry, Please Contact:
Director, Education, Health and Social Services (NDDC) gochua.okejoto@nddc.gov.ng , seledi.thompson@nddc.gov.ng Tel: 084668158

Application Deadline: 27th May, 2017.

The 2017 WAEC GCE Registration Procedure

The 2017 WAEC GCE Registration Procedure

This is to inform intending candidates for the West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE) for Private Candidates, 2017 that the registration will begin on Friday, April 28, 2017.

REGISTRATION PERIOD

The normal registration period is from Friday, April 28 to Friday, July 28, 2017. After obtaining the registration PIN, candidates should log on to www.waeconline.org.ng for registration. Candidates should also note that the registration procedure has been designed to accommodate biometric features that will be used for validation at the examination centres.

REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

Candidates are expected to pay a registration fee of Thirteen Thousand Nine Hundred and Fifty Naira only (N13,950) at branches of any of the following banks or any accredited agent and obtain the registration PIN and the information VCD:

Access Bank Plc
Diamond Bank Plc
Ecobank Ltd
Fidelity Bank Plc
Wema Bank Plc
First Bank of Nig. Ltd.
First City Monument Bank Plc
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
Heritage Bank Plc
Sterling Bank Plc
Skye Bank Plc
StanbicIBTC Bank Plc
Standard Chartered Bank Plc
Zenith Bank Plc
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
United Bank for Africa Plc
Unity Bank Plc
In addition, candidates will be required to pay Five Hundred Naira (N500.00) commission to the banks/accredited agents.

REGISTRATION

Candidates must conclude registration within two weeks of first access to the website during the registration period. They should ensure tnat their names, gender, passport photographs, dates of birth and subjects are correct. They are also to print the admission notice/photo card as evidence of successful registration. This will serve as their photo card during the examination. The result checker PIN will also be on the photo card. Only Digital Personal Scanner should be used for fingerprint registration.
CANDIDATES WITH DISABILITIES AND IMPAIRMENT

Candidates with disabilities/impairment will also register online like other candidates but they must clearly state their disabilities /impairment e.g blind, low vision, spastic, speech, etc.

GENERAL INFORMATION

-Candidates should view the Information VCD before they register for the examination.
-Candidates should note that examination fees are not refundable.
-Candidates should print the examination Timetable at the completion of their registration.
-Entries must be uploaded with good quality passport size photographs, not “wait and get” photographs. The background of such photographs MUST NOT BE BLUE OR RED. The size should be 275 by 314 pixels. Entries with unacceptable passport photographs will be rejected.
-Candidates should study the Regulations and Syllabuses as well as the Timetable for the examination which they can download from WAEC’s website (www.waeconline.org.ng) using their registration PIN.
-All candidates must go to their examination halls in mufti and without arms. No professional uniform of any kind will be allowed in the examination hall.
-The entire results of candidates who sit for the examination in more than one centre will be cancelled.
Smoking is not allowed in the examination hall.
-Any candidate that comes into the examination hall with mobile phone and /or electronic or communication gadgets will have his or her entire results cancelled.
-All candidates must ensure that their entries are correctly uploaded, as the Council will not be held responsible for errors in candidates’ particulars. request for correction will be entertained on any information which a candidate voluntarily gives at the point of registration as soon as the examination commences.
-Candidates must come into the examination hall with their original photo cards.
-Candidates who engage in examination malpractice will not only have their results cancelled but may be prosecuted.