Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Novo Nordisk Vacancy : Business Graduates Programmes 2015

Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company, is currently recruiting for its  Business Graduates Programmes 2015 on a 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. The company also has leading positions within haemophilia care, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy. Novo Nordisk employs approximately 40,700 employees in 75 countries, and markets its products in more than 180 countries.

Are you ready to re-define your career in a challenging and rewarding affiliate spanning 49 countries?

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Business Graduate


Job Description
  • Begin the journey of a lifetime in 2016
  • Right now, we are looking for top-of-the class graduates for the Novo Nordisk Business Graduate Programme to start in September 2016.
  • The Graduate Programme provides a springboard for a life-changing career and a unique chance to bring your skills, talent, and the knowledge you gained during your master's degree to life in a global business environment.
A global programme:
  • The Business Graduate Programme in Nigeria for newly graduated master's students is a 2-year programme. During three 8-month rotations you will learn valuable skills as you work across different business areas and countries.
  • Your first rotation will take place in Nigeria, the second at our headquarters in Denmark and the third in one of our business areas or affiliates.
  • With each rotation you'll face new challenges and gain experience, while at the same time you will expand your professional network.
Global opportunities:
  • With each rotation during the programme you'll face new challenges and gain knowledge and experience, while at the same time you will expand your professional network for your future career.
  • After finishing the programme you will take up a permanent position in Nigeria as e.g. business or project analyst, internal consultant, specialist, project coordinator or similar.
  • To join the Business Graduate Programme in Nigeria you must hold a recent master's degree in economics, management, international business, marketing or a related field.
  • The ideal candidates have worked for no more than 1 year since finishing their studies.
  • We are looking for strong individuals who are results-oriented, ambitious and able to adapt to change. You will need to be able to work as part of a team and enjoy learning new things in a fast-paced environment.
  • This specific Graduate Programme is targeted at local candidates from Nigeria.
Application Closing Date
4th January, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Monday, November 23, 2015

Etisalat Nigeria Vacancy : Specialist, Quality Assurance

Etisalat Nigeria is currently seeking the services of a qualified Specialist, Quality Assurance. We are in a world where people's reach is not limited by matter or distance; a world where people will effortlessly stay in touch with family and friends; a world where businesses of all sizes can reach new markets without the limitations of distance and travel.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Specialist, Quality Assurance

Job Summary  
  • Plan and execute the testing of all newly developed products and services to identify and escalate product faults or malfunctions.
Principal Functions       
  • Plan, coordinate and ensure periodic product testing.
  • Define suitable testing environment to assess proper functioning of all Etisalat products and services.
  • Identify product faults/malfunctions, document findings and escalate to the relevant product development teams as required.
  • Monitor and follow up on product modification initiatives and track successes.
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on potential problem areas based on historical information gathered from previous tests conducted.
  • Review all product documentation (including instruction manuals and corporate website content) to ensure technical accuracy, compliance, and completeness, and to mitigate risks.
  • Provide guidance and manage the performance of subordinates (where applicable).
  • Liaise with relevant unit/team/function in carrying out all relevant activities.
  • Attend team/divisional/departmental meetings as required.
  • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Manager, Quality Assurance.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Quality Assurance.
Educational Requirements       
  • First degree or its equivalent in a relevant discipline.
Experience, Skills & Competencies       
  • Three (3) to five (5) years relevant work experience.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
interested and qualified candidates should:

NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards 2015/2016

NNPC/MPN ,is currently looking for suitable individuals as part of support to educational development and human capacity building, Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN), operator of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/MPN Joint Venture awards annual scholarships to qualified undergraduate students in Nigerian Universities.

Applications for the 2015 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate National Scholarship are based on the following criteria:

2015/2016 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards

Geographical Coverage
Awards will be made to qualified and suitable students who are currently admitted in Nigerian Universities irrespective of state of origin including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Undergraduate Scholarship Awards
This program is funded by Mobil Producing Nigeria, operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/MPN Joint Venture. Since 1998, a total of 500 undergraduate scholarships are awarded annually. This is a significant increase on the 13 awards offered at inception of the scheme in 1974. The awards are made to suitably qualified students from every state of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

However, about 62 per cent of the total NNPC/MPN Undergraduate scholarship awards are allocated to students who are indigenes of the operational communities/ States - Akwa Ibom (50%) and Rivers States (12%). There is also a merit award (10%) to the best 50 candidates in the selection tests. The remaining places go to students from other states including the Federal Capital territory (FCT), based on merit and fair geographical spread.

The current scholarship awards are for disciplines in Engineering (Petroleum, Chemical Mechanical, Electrical/Electronics and Civil,) Geology/Geophysics, Medicine, Agricultural Science (and related fields) as well as Computer Science.

Other schemes sponsored by this partnership include the NNPC/ESSO National and International Postgraduate Scholarship Awards. These scholarship programs are amongst several initiatives by the ExxonMobil upstream subsidiary companies EEPNL and MPN), along with the respective partners and co-venturer, to help build capacities of young and brilliant Nigerians and further boost pool of qualified manpower for career opportunities in Nigeria and abroad.

Requirements and Eligibility
E-applications are invited from full-time undergraduates in their FIRST YEAR (100 LEVEL) or SECOND YEAR (200 LEVEL) of study in any of the under-listed courses in Nigerian Universities:
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronics Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Geology/Geophysics
  • Medicine (MBBS Only)
  • Agricultural Science (And related fields)
  • Computer Science
  • Candidates must be holders of the SSCE or its Equivalent with at least six subjects passed at a sitting
  • Applicants must be registered full-time undergraduates in their 1st or 2nd year of study in any Nigerian University
  • Students who are currently on similar scholarship awards from other oil and gas companies should not apply
  • Dependants of employees of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited are not eligible for this scholarship.
Application Closing Date
1st December, 2015.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Before you start this Application
1.) Ensure you have clear scanned copies of the following documents:
  • Passport photograph with white background not more than 3 months old (450px by 450px not more than 200kb)
  • Current University ID card
  • Admission letter
  • Birth certificate
  • O' Level result
  • JAMB Result
  • SSCE result or its equivalent
  • Evidence of State of origin obtained from the appropriate Local Government Area and duly signed by the Chairman or Secretary
2.) Ensure the documents are named according to what they represent to avoid mixing up documents during upload
3.) Ensure you attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload

Steps to Complete the application
To apply, when the page opens follow the steps below:

1.) Click on "Apply Now" tab.
2.) Click on "Register Now" to create an account.
3.) Proceed to your email box to activate your account
4.) Click on www.scholastica.ng to return to Scholarship site
5.) Enter your registered email and password to upload your information.
6.) Enter your personal information, National Identification Number (if available), educational information, other information and upload required scanned documents.
7.) Ensure the name used in application matches the names on all documentation in same order. Upload a sworn affidavit or certificate if otherwise.
8.) Ensure you view all documents after uploading, to eliminate errors during uploading.
9.) When asked to upload photo, upload a pass-port photograph with a white background.
10.) Recheck application information to avoid errors
11.) Click "Apply Now" to submit information at: http://scholastica.ng/schemes/nnpcmpn or return to the home page www.scholastica.ng and select the 2015 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards to be redirected to the application page.
12.) You will receive an email that confirms your application was successful.
13.) Return to www.scholastica.ng, enter your Email and Password to download your profile and proceed to have your referee to sign the document.
14.) Upload a scanned copy of the signed profile, this would be used for verification.
15.) If National Identification Number (NIN) number was not available in step 6, to obtain your National Identification Number (NIN).
  • Visit http://ninenrol.gov.ng to register and learn more about the National Identity Number.
  • Click "Create Account" and fill in the required fields.
  • Login with Email and Password to complete the form.
  • After completion, schedule a date for photo and finger print capture.
  • Visit any of the capture centers https://www.nimc.gov.ng/?q=nin-registration-centres  to complete the registration process and obtain your National Identity Number.
  • You can also do your total registration at the NIMC office
16.) Return to: www.scholastica.ng/  and update application with National Identification Number (NIN) to ensure completion.

  • Multiple applications attract a disqualification penalty from the Scholarship board.
  • We will accept applications through this web site address only. Hard copies of any document submitted will not be processed. All interested students are advised to click on "How to Apply" tab to proceed.
  • In line with our e-scholarship administration system, selected students will be invited for computer-administered qualifying tests in selected examination centers nationwide.
  • Short-listed candidates for the qualifying test will be invited by email and SMS text messages.
  • All applicants are therefore advised to ensure that GSM telephone numbers and personal email addresses are properly entered into the e-forms on the web site.