Friday, August 28, 2015

Medecins Sans Frontieres Vacancy : Psychologists

Medecins Sans Frontieres is currently recruiting for the positions of qualified Psychologists. We are a private, non-profit international humanitarian organization dedicated to providing medical assistance to populations in crisis, without discrimination and regardless of race, religion, creed or political affiliation.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Psychologist
Location: Maiduguri, Borno State
Contract: Local contract (3 months with possibility of extension) - 208 working hours per month and roster flexibility required.

Main Purpose
  • Provide psychological support to patients according to MSF principles and protocols in order to improve the patients' mental health.
  • Carry out evaluation of psychological and mental health needs of patients, elaborate a diagnosis, and establish a plan of treatment
  • Implement the Sexual Gender Based Violence (SGBV) protocol, identify possible victims of SGBV and refer them to the medical team so that they receive the necessary treatment and carry out psychological support accordingly
  • Provide psychological support and psychotherapy sessions (individual, family, group) to patients according to MSF protocols to improve their mental health conditions
  • Be pro-active in meeting the patients and have capacity to adapt and work in non-classical context
  • Diagnose any psychological or psychiatric disorder and if necessary, refer the patient to the medical team/psychiatric hospital in order to receive drug treatment.
  • Inform the patient and his/her relatives about the possible consequences of the illness
  • Refer patients to other health professionals whenever necessary in order to provide the most appropriate treatment
  • Work along with the medical teams to ensure a comprehensive approach of all patients treated
  • Assist and train staff members and resourceful people whenever necessary in order to enhance the scope of MH activities
  • Collect statistical and monitoring data about mental health activities
  • Work in close collaboration with translators in order to ensure that appropriate terminology and behaviour are used during sessions.
  • Inform the supervisor and the medical team about any issues or problems that may arise related to patients' treatment in order to provide the best possible solution from a medical perspective
  • Ensure that all patient information is kept confidential
  • Ensure partnership with any other actors involved in Mental Health.
  • Education: Essential Degree or Diploma in Psychology
  • Experience: 2 years' experience minimum as a Psychologist Desirable previous experience with MSF or other NGO's in developing countries.
  • Languages: English, Hausa, Kanuri would be an asset
  • Knowledge: Desirable computer literacy (word, excel and internet).
Application Closing Date
31st August, 2015.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CV's, copies of diplomas, qualifications and a cover letter to:
Or to:
MSF Maiduguri Office,
Plot 82, 
OLD GRA (behind Lagos house) 
Kolo Road Galtimari, 
Borno State, 

NB: Only successful applicants will be called for interview.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) Recruits for Executive Assistant

PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) currently seek the servicesof suitable and qualified Graduates for the position of an Executive Assistant - Our client is a leading indigenous, downstream oil and gas business with its Head Office in Port Harcourt. The company is committed to delivering the most efficient energy solutions to its clients. The organisation and its people conduct its business based on integrity, with a strong focus on innovation, stewardship, value creation for its clients and respect for the individual.

Our client recently embarked on an ambitious transformation project and would like to recruit individuals with excellent professional and academic credentials, a strong focus on results and developing value to customers in the position below:

Job Title: Executive Assistant
Reference Number: 130-PEO00489
Location: Port Harcourt
Department: People & Change Nigeria
Job type: Permanent

Job Description
  • This role (based in Port Harcourt), will play a critical part in delivering the transformation agenda and will need to demonstrate experience in the implementation of initiatives and systems in their respective functions or disciplines.
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Participates in corporate meetings and assists in developing new programs and policies
  • Assesses and recommends various courses of action based on meetings decisions and recommendations
  • Acts as the point person for requests for information, requiring knowledge of the leadership and different roles in the organization
  • Facilitates the development of corporate and functional business strategies to align with business direction and vision of the company
  • Monitors and updates business plans
  • Assists the MD in collating and presentation of budgets and monthly returns from departments and outstations as well as annual financial and other reports
  • Reviews and analyses performance vis-à-vis budget
  • Ensures proper and timely follow-up on reports from units, departments and divisions
  • Prepares the MD's speeches and presentations
  • Liaises with internal and external customers
  • Provides information when requested
  • Receives all incoming mail, ensuring all correspondence are treated and responded to swiftly
  • Maintains effective and comprehensive electronic & paper filing systems to ensure efficient flow of correspondence and documentation.
  • Minimum of six (6) years working experience in an Administrative/Business/Enterprise development function
  • Minimum of a HND/Bachelor's degree in a numerate or business related discipline
  • A relevant Masters Degree or experience in the Oil and Gas industry.
Key Skills and Competencies
  • Business planning and analysis
  • Operations review and analysis
  • Reports and presentation articulation
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Diplomacy and negotiations
  • People and time management
  • Analytical skills
  • Multi-tasking ability
  • Strategy articulation
  • Business planning ability
  • Report writing and packaging
  • Computer skills
Application Closing Date
Wednesday 10th September, 2015.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

KPMG Nigeria Graduate Trainee Programme 2015/2016

KPMG, a global network of professional firms recruits for suitable and frash graduates for its Trainee Program in 2015/2016. We provide tax Audit, Tax and Advisory Services. Our vision is to build and sustain our reputation as the best firm to work with by ensuring our people, clients and communities achieve their full potential.

We are looking to hire young, vibrant and driven candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Graduate Trainee Programme 2015/2016

Auto Req ID: 100702BR
Location: Lagos
Function: Non Function Specific

  • Must be below 26 years old
  • Have a minimum of 5 O' level credits (including English & Math) at ONE sitting
  • Have a minimum of second class (upper division) degree at first degree. Please note that OND and HND qualifications are NOT eligible.
  • Law graduates must have a minimum of second class (upper division) degree at first degree and at Law school
  • About to complete or completed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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

 Please do not apply if you have written the KPMG Graduate Aptitude Test before. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.