Sunday, July 24, 2016

Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc Vacancy : Finance Manager at Savannah Sugar Company Limited

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Savannah Sugar Company Limited, a subsidiary of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc currently recruits for the position of a suitable and qualifid Finance Manager. We are an integrated Sugar producing company located in Numan, Adamawa State. In view of the company's expansion in the Sugar backward integration projects.

We are seeking to recruit qualified and experienced professionals to fill the position below:

Job Title: Finance Manager

Location:
 Numan, Adamawa State
Reporting to: Financial Controller

Job Summary
  • Responsible for the overall day to day financial operation of the finance functions in line with sugar cane farming and factory processes and delivery of all job requirements to required timelines.
  • The ideal candidate must demonstrate strong and strategic entrepreneurial skills, innovative with strong problem solving, with adequate knowledge of the Nigerian Sugar Master Plan. Experience in Sugar production is mandatory.
Job Roles (Duties & Responsibilities)
  • Responsible for fixed cost monitoring, evaluation and control. Monitoring actual overheads versus plan and review with departmental heads/budget holders. Reporting monthly on actual versus plan variances.
  • Preparation of quarterly and .annual Statutory Accounts and reconciliation of these accounts to final consolidated financial statements
  • Act as a liaison between the company and the external audit team at interim and final audits. Ensure that client deliverables are communicated internally and coordinate the collections of this information for presentation to the external audit team
  • Ensure highest level of security and internal control in all implemented business solutions.
  • Ensure people resources are efficiently utilized and developed to drive process improvements within the finance department, to maximize reporting quality, integrity and turnaround times, including business & systems simplification and automation of processes.
  • To continually develop and maintain the accounting systems and of the local business in order to ensure availability completeness, accuracy and validity of information upon which management will base their decisions
  • To provide a commercial and financial reporting service, ensuring that reliable category, overhead and balance sheet information are produced, evaluated and communicated to facilitate planning and control and enable decision making.
  • Ensure compliance with all current direct and indirect tax legislation through systems evaluation, review, implementation, monitoring and liaison with external advisors.
  • Ensure compliance with all statutory requirements pertaining to financial statement reporting, and the company's global accounting and other standards.
Competencies Required (qualification & Experience)
  • The candidate would have a Post qualification experience of at least 10-15 years.
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant (ICAN) or (ACCA)
  • Good hands on experience in Biological assets and stock account and reporting is necessary.
  • Strong track record of 'financial management and delivery is critical
  • Flexibility in thinking and pragmatic problem solving skills
  • Energetic with excellent interpersonal & leadership skills, able to influence people of all levels
  • Ability to review and identify issues and opportunities in business processes
  • Credible commercial and business awareness with the ability to deliver within short reporting deadline
  • Exposure/working knowledge of ERP systems and advance excel (SAP preferred, and Microsoft office Advanced level).
  • Strong project management skills and understanding of business processes and operations, particularly in the FMCG industry.
Remuneration
The remuneration for all positions are very competitive, and in line with the Nigerian food and beverage industry standards. The right candidates will have the opportunity to work in one of the leading conglomerates in Nigeria and sub Saharan Africa.

Application Closing Date
2nd August, 2016.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV's to: srefinery@dangote.com with position being applied for as the subject of the email.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.<
 

Saturday, July 23, 2016

British American Tobacco Nigeria (BATN) Vacancy : Technical Trainee Programme 2016

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British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is set to recruit for the position of Technical Trainee in its Programme 2016. We are a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.

Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.

If you have the talent and motivation to help us succeed you'll find we are equally committed to helping you reach your full potential too.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Technical Trainee Programme

Job number: 11806BR
Location: Ibadan
Appointment type: Fixed Term

Job purpose and key Deliverables
  • Manufacturing and Engineering continues to be the bedrock of a developing economy and as part of our commitment to developing technical skills, we are seeking applicants into our Technical Trainee Programme.
The programme
  • The programme is a 12 months technical skills learning opportunity targeted at passionate, young, and talented individuals with the required potential to deliver on business goals. It has also been designed to build technical capabilities and competencies relevant to the Manufacturing Industry driven by a Performance learning approach.
  • Continuous assessment and appraisal of trainees will take place during the period of training and on successful completion of the training programme, a certificate of participation will be awarded.
  • BAT is not obliged to provide employment to trainees on successful completion of the programme; however trainees will be kept in a pool for future employment when the opportunity presents itself.
Essential Requirements
  • National Technical Certificate (NTC) or Advanced National Technical Certificate (ANTC) issued by the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB
  • Technicians Certificate (or its equivalent) issued by City & Guilds of London with qualifications in Engineering & Transport and Processes & Manufacturing.
Related Fields of Study:
  • Vocational studies in Automotive, Electrical & Electronic, Production and Maintenance, Metals & fabricated metal products
  • Vocational studies in Electrical and Electronics installation and in Maintenance Practice
Enrollment Condition
  • All enrolled trainees will receive a monthly allowance to cover incidental expenses throughout the duration of the programme. Students will also benefit from the company's canteen services as well as medical services at the company's clinic.
  • British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.
  • Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.
  • If you have the talent and motivation to help us succeed you'll find we are equally committed to helping you reach your full potential too.
Application Closing Date
29th July, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
 

Arik Air Graduate Vacancy : Call Centre Agent

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Arik Air is seeking the services of suitable and qualified call center agent for its 2016 recruitment excercise. Launched in 2006, Arik Air is West Africa largest airline. Positioned at the commercial hub airport of one of the world's leading emerging economies, Arik Air currently serves an ever expanding route network of key cities in Nigeria, Africa, Europe and the US. Arik Air boasts a modern fleet of 28 aircraft.

As part of our overall growing strategy, we are seeking experienced individuals to join and expand our team of passionate and dedicated professionals based in Lagos, Nigeria. In exchange we are offering excellent benefits and career development opportunities.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job  Title: Call Centre Agent

Location:
 Lagos, Nigeria
Reporting to: Call Centre Supervisor

Primary Objective
  • To represent Arik Air in conducting inbound and outbound communication with prospects and Customers.
Principal Accountabilities And Responsibilities
  • Ensure all inbound calls are answered in a courteous and timely manner.
  • Determines eligibility by comparing client information to requirements.
  • Establishes policies by entering client information, confirming pricing.
  • Informs clients by explaining procedures, answering questions, providing information.
  • Ensure call targets are met on a daily basis which is shift compliance.
  • Using appropriate escalation metrics.
  • Update job knowledge by studying new product descriptions, participating in educational opportunities and trainings.
  • Accomplishes sales and organizational mission by completing related results as required by the job role.
  • Research required information using available resources.
  • Manage and resolve customer complaints.
  • Complete call logs and produce call reports at the end of the shift for target evaluation.
  • Evaluate customer challenges and provide logical lasting solutions.
  • Manage customer loyalty by follow–up of Customer calls.
  • Manage correspondence and other management tasks.
Person Specifications
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in any discipline and post NYSC qualification.
  • Good and effective communication skills.
  • A good knowledge on the use of Microsoft office applications.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work innovatively and effectively under pressure.
  • A team player with the ability to work coercively with individuals from different cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
  • Proactive.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to speak foreign language is an added advantage
  • Service oriented.
  • Analytical and logical thinking.
Working Relationship
  • Colleagues in different teams.
  • Internal Customers, Supervisors and Call Center Manager.
  • External Customers and Passengers
  • Statutory bodies like FAAN, NCAA as the case may be.
Application Closing Date
9th August, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application and CV's to: vacancies@arikair.com
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