Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Arik Air Nigeria Vacancy : Internal Audit Manager

Arik Air is a customer-focused airline that offers consistently outstanding services to both business and leisure travellers. We have earned a reputation for providing "the best care in the air". Industry experts have awarded us for delivering outstanding services. No airline does it in the unique Arik way.

Arik Air offers opportunities for employment in administrative, professional, technical and airline-specific disciplines, irrespective of the level or area of responsibility, each employee contributes to the growth and success of our airline. We believe that individuals score goals, but ultimately "the team wins the game".

If you feel you have these values, a drive to excel in the performance of your job duties and would like to be part of the Arik team, please submit an application for one of our open positions. We welcome the opportunity to bring enthusiastic new people aboard. At Arik Air, you will become part of a heritage of great achievement with a future of even greater promises.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Internal Audit Manager

Department: Finance
Reporting to: CEO

  • The Internal Audit Manager is responsible to develop audit procedures, plan and conduct internal audits with a focus on the commercial, financial, and operational aspects of the airline and to ensure that the company's assets are adequately protected.
  • Prepares and communicates audit findings and recommendation to management and the audit committee.
  • The Internal Audit Manager will work with minimum supervision. 
  • A critical success factor will be how to professionally interact with other managers maintaining the highest organisational and professional integrity.
Principal Accountabilities and Responsibilities
  • Agrees audit plan with CEO and Audit Committee.
  • Assesses the company's financial, operational and IT procedures, system implementations in order to determine the reliability and integrity of information; compliance with policies, plans, procedures, laws, and regulations; the safeguarding of assets; and the economical and efficient use of resources as scheduled on the audit plan.
  • Develops and delivers audit plan on time, including resource budget, field work and draft report.
  • Identifies and evaluates the company's risk areas including whistle blower investigations.
  • Responsible for the planning and performance of internal audits to evaluate the effectiveness of internal control systems and to ensure compliance and prepare accurate audit reports.
  • Develops and evaluates procedures and processes to address areas of audit concern.
  • Conduct ad hoc audits as requested by the Executive management team and Audit Committee.
  • Manages 3rd party audits including local authority audits, audit firms or fraud investigations.
Person Specifications
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting Commerce or related discipline.
  • At least 4 years of experience at a senior level within aviation, large accounting firm or blue chip business
  • Preferable Knowledge of airlines useful but not essential.
  • Demonstrable Strong technical Audit Skills, high degree of knowledge of internal controls, finance and accounting principles and practices.
  • Knowledge of Risk based Audit Techniques.
  • Experience in Fraud exposure and Detection.
  • High initiative, professional curiosity, excellent analytical skills and problem solving ability.
  • Computer literate.
  • Must be able to build working relationships at  all levels from SVP to secretary.
Working Relationships:
  • All levels of the organisation.
  • External Auditors
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's and applications to: vacancies@arikair.com
Click here to apply online

Saipem Contracting Nigeria Jobs : Contracting Nigeria LimitedCost Control Engineers

Saipem, a large and international turnkey contractors in the oil & gas industry recriys for the position of a qualified  Contracting Nigeria LimitedCost Control Engineers . The Company enjoys a superior competitive position for the provision of EPC/EPCI services to the oil industry both onshore and offshore with a particular focus on the toughest and most technologically challenging projects and activities in remote areas.

Saipem is a global contractor, with strong local presence in strategic  and emerging areas such as West Africa, North Africa, Central Asia, Middle East, and South East Asia and it employs over 48,000 people, comprising more than 125 nationalities.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Cost Control Engineer


Job Description
  • Ensure the implementation of the Cost Control System, developing consolidated Cost Breakdown Structure according to the relevant procedure, reviewing the procurement/accounting system adopted in Saipem Contracting Nigeria, and verifying the application of the CBS and cost traceability
  • Issuance of Project Cost Control Procedure, Cost Coding Manual and Risk Management Plan for Project Control Manager's verification.
  • Management of budgets, work schedule and cash flow activities.
  • Coordinate the risk management activities, organizing brainstorming sessions for qualitative/quantitative assessment of identified risks and opportunities.
  • Co-ordinate project financial analysis; most especially, Montecarlo Analysis.
  • Monitor activity progress and the relevant earned value, as well as the value of work done against the invoices received, determining the monthly accruals.
  • Support the Project during the contract changes/claims process, providing the cost impact analysis, and keep updated the cost/revenues forecast relevant to intercompany services.
  • Analyse committed costs and activities to-date, review the estimate to complete, isolating any deviation from baselines or adverse trend and warn the PM on time to take corrective actions in order to prevent overruns.
  • Maintain the risk management process organizing periodic meetings and verifying the risk owners feedback.
  • Support the Project Control Manager in the preparation of the Project close-out Report and the cost feed-back data to Project Control and Commercial Department.
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Engineering degree or Management Science.
  • A minimum of 5 years Budgets/Cost Control and management experience in an Engineering firm or a reputable construction firm.
  • Good working knowledge of SAP.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:


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GE NIgeria Vacancy : Sales Specialist: MSS Peri-Operative

GE Nigeria recruiting for the position of a suitable and qualified graduate for Sales Specialist: MSS Peri-Operative. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Sales Specialist: MSS Peri-Operative

Job Number: 2077627
Location: Lagos
Business: GE Healthcare
Business Segment: Healthcare Life Care Solutions

Role Summary/Purpose
  • As a Sales Specialist, you will be responsible for selling ultrasound equipment and/or services in East Africa.
  • This would be a limited number of the company's products typically specializes in a single product or product line, and carries an overlay quota.
  • Generally not account-assigned; called into accounts as opportunities are identified and may work with account-assigned Sales Account Managers to close sale.
  • This position may manage and coordinate the sales and technical team in support of:
Essential Responsibilities
Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Compiling lists of prospective customers and sales leads.
  • Follow up as necessary
  • Working with sales leaders and sales representatives to increase prospects and drive closure of opportunities
  • Providing training to all sales team members on strategy and product offerings
  • Making cold calls to potential customers where required
  • Providing pricing strategy and insure pricing compliance for segment opportunities
  • Estimating date of delivery to customer based on knowledge of the company's production and delivery schedules
  • Forecasting orders and sales of assigned territory and submit monthly report
  • Representing the company at trade association meetings to promote product and company
  • Minimum of a B.Sc degree in Health Science: (Physician, Technician, Nurse).
  • Minimum 5 years of selling experience in diagnostic equipment.
  • Clinical experience in Anesthesia and Monitoring Solutions.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Able to travel.
  • A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required.
  • Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in Nigeria.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous experience in sales.
  • Previous experience selling capital goods.
  • Direct experience selling to CXO levels as well as technical decision makers.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Sunday, April 26, 2015

British American Tobacco Management Trainee Programme 2015 - Manufacturing

BAT British American Tobacco, a market leading, global organisation recruits for the position of a Management Trainee Officer for Manufacturing Sections. We have 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 of:

Job Title: Management Trainee - Manufacturing

Job Number: 6923BR
Location: Lagos
Appointment type: Permanent

Job Purpose and Key Deliverables
The Management Traniee Programme is our unique 2-year fast-track management trainee programme specially designed to train independent and motivated thinkers who love learning and taking on new challenges and responsibilities.

The program offers you the opportunity to make an impact on our business from the early days of your career. It also gives you a real experience to prepare you to become our next generation of business leaders by developing you with Functional, Business and Leadership Excellence

At British American Tobacco, we develop exceptional people. With over 60,000 employees globally in 180 countries. We share knowledge and harness synergies creating a truly diverse workplace where challenges are turned into opportunities making us one of the world's best organizations.

You will gain support and encouragement from:
  • A dedicated coach from within your function who will guide you and help you get the most from the programme.
  • A mentor who will be an experienced leader from another function
  • Other management trainees from around the world who will provide you with a network of contacts.
  • A professionaly driven HR team to guide and groom you towards becoming future business leaders.
What's in it for you?
If you are the right person, you will grow fast and become a senior manager as it is with many of our current high flyers across the group. Sounds interesting? Then lets' take you through this journey.

Essential Requirements
  • An Engineering university degree with minimum of Second Class Upper division
  • Not more than 3 years work experience
  • Completed NYSC by july 2015 or equivalent for other countries
  • Team player with a high level of creativity and innovation.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Application Closing Date
30th April, 2015.

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Saipem Nigeria Recruits Quantity Surveyor

Saipem is recruiting for the positions of a Suitable and Qualified Quantity Surveyor. We are a large and international turnkey contractors in the oil & gas industry. The Company enjoys a superior competitive position for the provision of EPC/EPCI services to the oil industry both onshore and offshore with a particular focus on the toughest and most technologically challenging projects and activities in remote areas.

Saipem is a global contractor, with strong local presence in strategic and emerging areas such as West Africa, North Africa, Central Asia, Middle East, and South East Asia and it employs over 48,000 people, comprising more than 125 nationalities.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor


Manage the Mechanical Systems and the Project Quantities both for accounting purposes and progress measures ensuring correctness and accuracy of data and in compliance with company procedures and project requirements

  • Create and update the project bill of quantities in the form of a quantity record booklet according to active and passive invoicing procedures
  • Update the project management database with actual data
  • Verify the actual quantities in order to assess both the active and the passive progress measurement according with the contracts in place
  • Supply quantitative data for the preparation of Extra Works and Dayworks
  • Ensure the monitoring of daily man hours/equipment spent by construction contractors or in direct hiring
At the multidisciplinary level:
  • Monitor the actual quantities in order to assess both the active and the passive progress measurement according with the contracts in place
  • Verify the correct implementation and use of the project management information systems for the project (also for subcontractors)
  • Verify the correct implementation of quantities data for extra works and dayworks and provides assistance to carry on the new prices analysis
  • Verify data consistency in respect to company procedures and project agreements
  • Assist the Mgmt Syst.and Quantity Manager for the creation of the necessary reports
  • Verify the monitoring of daily man hours/equipment spent by construction contractors or in direct hiring
  • Assist in the technical-administrative settling of claims presented by sub-contractors
  • Ensure the set-up, the training and the implementation for the Project of the Mechanical Information Systems for the piping spooling, for the complete management of the welding data production till the hydro test completion phase and the proper traceability of spools/fabricated material during Construction Works
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Quantity Surveying.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in an Engineering/Construction firm (preferably in the Oil & Gas industry).
  • Good working knowledge of the MS Office (particularly MS Excel) and AutoDesk AutoCAD (not mandatory but highly recommended).
  • Foreign education or work experience preferable.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Nestle Nigeria Plc Jobs : Graduate Sales Analyst Recruitment

Nestle Nigeria Plc recruits currently for the positions of suitable and qualified graduate sales analyst. As the Leading Nutrition Health and Wellness Company, we are committed to enhancing People's lives, everywhere, every day. Infact enhancing lives will influence everything we do together.

A presence in more than 130 countries and factories in more than 80 research centres brings many global benefits. We believe in long term career development and appreciate how challenges and motivation will help you reach your potential. Nestle Nigeria Plc upholds the principle  of Non- Discrimination and Equal Employment Opportunities in its recruitment processes.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position of:

Job Title: Sales Analyst
Job Number: 150002PX
Location: Nigeria

Job Description
  • The Sales Analyst is the Co-pilot to the branch sales management team.
  • He/she provides technical and analytical support to aid sales operations at branch level, through the use of sales data and tools towards sustainable profit growth.
Key Requirements
  • Work closely with sales team in target setting process, implementation of group guidelines, local procedures and internal/external audit recommendations within the branch.
  • Develop & maintain the necessary tools to capture the secondary sales, distribution figures and distributors infrastructure in the branch and report to Head Office on regular basis.
  • Collate, consolidate and validate  distributors stock holding and communicate same to Head Office on a regular basis
  • Monitor evolution of Sales Force MOGE's and analyze / challenge sales branch on resource allocation. Support sales organization on annual resource planning and variance tracking in the branch.
  • Custodian of Branch operation Assets, efficient CAPEX control and provide regular feedback to the sales controller and fixed assets accountant.
  • Ensure effective reconciliation of all promotion carried out in the branch and provide monthly report to the HO.
 What experience brings success to this job?
  • 1-2 years' experience in a similar role.
  • B.Sc/ HND in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Accounting (at least second class lower/ upper credit)
  • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated clarity in both writing and speaking.
  • Analytical mindset.
  • Proficient use of MS Office applications
  • Good understanding of financial drivers, accounting rules and principles.
  • Good organizational and planning skill
Application Closing Date
30th April, 2015.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Note: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Friday, April 24, 2015

Nigerian Air Force Airmen/ Airwomen Graduate Recruitment Exercise 2015

The Nigerian Air Force is currently inviting application from suitable qualified candidates for Nigerian Air Force Airmen/ Airwomen recruitment exercise 2015.



1.) Nationality: 
  • Applicant must be of Nigerian origin.
2.) Age:
  • Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 22 years for non-tradesmen/women, 17 and 24 years for tradesmen/women by 31 December 2015.
  • Those who will be older than 22 and 24 years for non-tradesmen and tradesmen respectively by 31st December 2015 need not apply.
3.) Marital Status:
  • All applicants must be single.
4.) Height:
  • Minimum height is 1.68 meters or 5.5ft for males and 1.65m or 5.4ft for females.
5.) Medical Fitness:
  • All applicants must be medically fit and meet the Nigerian Air Force medical and employment standards.
Academic/Professional Qualification

  • Applicants must possess a minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics and English Language at not more than 2 sittings obtained not later than 4 years to this exercise. In addition, applicants are also required to possess their school's testimonials.
  • Applicants must possess OND, NABTEB, RN/RM or City & Guild Certificate. Candidate with only Trade Test Certificate are required to also have a minimum of 4 credits in GCE/SSCE/NECO including English. In addition, applicants applying as tradesmen/tradeswomen must possess ND (with minimum of Lower Credit) or other relevant trade qualification from government-approved institutions.
  • Note that applicants with HND or First Degrees/Post-Graduate Certificates, University Diplomas and Grade II Teacher's certificates will not be considered for recruitment as airmen/airwomen into the Nigerian Air Force and should not apply.
Attestation Forms:
  • Applicant's attestation form must be signed by a military officer from the same state as the applicant and not below the rank of Squadron Leader or equivalent in the Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Navy, and Police Officer of the rank of Assistant CP and above.
  • Local Governments Chairmen/Secretaries, magistrates and principals of government Secondary Schools from applicants' state of origin can also sign the attestation forms. In addition, applicants are to bring with them a letter of attestation of good character from any of the officers above to the Zonal Recruitment Centers and final selection interview.
Applicants are advised to carefully read the requirements below before filling the form:
  • Medical Records: ND Medical Records.
  • Nursing: RN/RM
  • Lab Technician: ND Medical Lab Science.
  • X-Ray Technician: ND X-ray Technology.
  • Dental Technician: ND Dental Technology/Dental Therapy
  • Pharmacy Technician: ND Pharmacy Technology.
  • Environmental Technician: ND Environmental Technology.
  • Biomedical Technician: ND Biomedical Technology.
  • Optometry Technician: ND Optometry Technology.
  • Statistics: ND Statistics.
  • Assistant Chaplain: ND in Christian Religious Study.
  • Assistant Imam: ND in Arabic/Islamic Studies.
  • Engineering Technicians: ND Mechanical Engr./Electrical Electronics Engr/Air Engineering Technology
  • Meteorologist: ND in Meteorology.
  • Electrical Technicians: ND Electrical Electronics, ND/Trade Test Cert 1,2,3 Domestic Elect, Work
  • Building Technology: ND Building tech/QS/Land Surveying/Civil Engineering.
  • Public Relations/Info: ND Mass Comm. Cert/Trade Test Cert in Videography/Photography.
  • Secretarial Assistants: ND Office Technology Management.
  • Library Assistants: ND/NCE Library Science.
  • Music: ND Music. In addition, playing experience in any recognised Band will be an advantage.
  • Driver/Mechanic: Trade Test and current driver's license with practical experience.
  • Works: Trade Test Cert in Welding/Carpentry/Painting/Sign Writing/Plumbing/Mason/ domestic Electrician/Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
  • Computer Tech.: ND/Computer Hardware Engr/Software Engr. Possession of recognized certifications will be an advantage.
  • ND/Certificate in Physiotherapy.
  • ND/Certificate in Medical Supply.
  • ND/Certificate in Printing Technology.
  • PE/Sports: ND/NCE Physical Education, Certificate of participation/Medals in National and International sporting competitions will be an added advantage.
  • Catering: ND in Catering Services.
  • Education: NCE in PHE, Library Science, Home Economics, Hausa Language, Ibo Language, Yoruba Language, French, Business Management, Fine Arts.
Recruitment Test Centers
Qualifying Recruitment Tests will hold in the following Centers:
  • Makurdi: Nigerian Air Force Base, Markudi.
  • Ilorin: 227 Wing, Nigerian Air Force, Ilorin.
  • Lagos: Sam Ethnan Air Force Base, Ikeja - Lagos.
  • Enugu: 305 Flying Training School, Enugu.
  • Port Harcourt: 97 Special Operations Group, Nigerian Air Force, Port Harcourt.
  • Benin: 81 Air Maritime Group, Nigerian Air Force Benin.
  • Kaduna: Nigerian Air Force Base, Kawo - Kaduna.
  • Kano: 303 Flying Training School, Kano.
  • Maiduguri: 204 Wing, Nigerian Air Force Base, Maiduguri.
  • Akure: 323 Artillery Regiment, Owena Barracks, Akure.
  • Sokoto: 55 Forward Operation Base Mabera Sokoto.
  • Yola: 75 Strike Group, Nigerian Air Force, Yola.
Application Starting Date
Online Registration Starts On 23rd April, 2015

Application Closing Date
4th June, 2015

Additional Instruction
Applicants will be required to submit for scrutiny, the original copies of the documents at the recruitment centers and during the final selection interview. Applicants will be required to present following documents if selected for the zonal recruitment test:

1.) Two recent passport size photographs to be stamped and countersigned by officer of appropriate rank specified, Local Government Chairmen/Secretaries and other specified officers in Paragraph 8.

 Photocopies of:
  • Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age (Any age declaration done later than 4 years to this exercise will not be acceptable).
  • Educational/ Trade Certificates.
Qualified and interested candidates should:

Form Submission
On completion of the application forms, applicants must print out the Payment Acknowledgment Slip by clicking on the PAY APPLICATION FEE button. Applicants are to use the printed acknowledgment slip to make payment at any of the designated banks.
  • United Bank for Africa
  • Access Bank
  • FCMB
  • First Bank
  • Union Bank,
  • Unity Bank
  • Skye Bank
Technical Support:
  • Any applicant suspected to have impersonated or submitted false document(s) shall be disqualified from the selection exercise. Also, any false declaration detected later may lead to withdrawal from training.
  • Such applicants may be handed over to the Police for prosecution.
  • The Nigerian Air Force will not entertain any enquiries in respect of applicants whose applications have been rejected. The application fee is N1000 (excluding bank charges).
  • Applicants are required to fill valid email addresses and Telephone numbers in the appropriate spaces provided in the application form.
  • All phone lines are available between 8:30AM and 5:30PM.