26 July 2017

Graduate Graphic Designer & Social Media Executive at Promasidor Nigeria Limited

Promasidor – We are an African company proud of our heritage and totally committed to the continent. We manufacture, market and sell unique brands which bring practicality and pleasure to millions of consumers across Africa.
We have enjoyed ongoing success for over 30 years. This success has been built on not only understanding the needs of our consumers, but also on the understanding of the needs of our employees, our suppliers and our stakeholders.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Graphic Designer & Social Media Executive
Location: 
Nigeria
Job Description
  • The Graphic Design & Social Media Executive will design creatives with high visual impact.
  • The incumbent will work on a variety of creatives for social media, newsletters, website, print and assist with social media community management.
Key Responsibilities
  • Creative Production – Use creative software to create engaging visuals for use on social media, print and websites. This will include but not be limited to social media posts, cover photos, web banners, print ads and campaign banners.
  • Photo Editing – Use Adobe photo editing tools to enhance photos taken from events.
  • Video Editing – Use video editing software such as iMovie or Adobe Premiere Pro to carry out basic edits – cropping, audio overlay, short cuts, watermarking, GIFS or Cinemagraphs.
  • Social Media Management – Post content on social media and manage all communities by responding to comments and messages.
Education / Experience Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in any field.
  • 1-2 years of design experience at a creative agency or digital marketing agency.
  • Diverse portfolio illustrating design solutions across print and online platforms.

Job / Skill Requirements:
  • Creative and collaborative by nature and proven mastery of typography, color and composition.
  • Strong written, verbal and visual communication skills.
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and strategy behind design concepts.
  • Ability to use social media platforms for business
  • Proficiency in all Adobe creative tools (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign).
  • An understanding of the requirements for creating designs for marketing, online & printing needs.

How to Apply



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Latest Jobs at BBC World Service

The BBC, is the leading international broadcaster in Africa reaching a weekly audience of more than 100 million on Radio, TV, Digital (language sites and bbcafrica.com), Mobile and Social Media. We broadcast to Africa in English, Hausa, Somali, French, Kinyarwanda/Kirundi, Kiswahili & Arabic. We are committed to broadcasting to and from the continent in a style that meets the demands of our growing audience and as well as our language services, our presence in the region is also defined by our bureaux, special correspondents and bilingual reporters.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Graphic Designer for Social Media
Job Reference: BBC/TP/672269/22145
Location: Lagos
Contract Type: Permanent – Full Time
Job Category: Journalism
Department: BBC Africa
Reports To: Service Senior Broadcast Journalist Digital
Context
  • The BBC World Service is embarking on an exciting journey with unprecedented investment in digital content for Africa and your role will be critical to us in meeting our ambitions.
  • The BBC will be launching a new digital innovation hub in Lagos with the ambition to develop digital journalism in Africa.
  • Your role as Social Media Visual Artist will play a key role in helping our content reach underserved audiences – such as younger, more female and more diverse demographics in Africa.
  • We have an exciting opportunity to create new forms of digital storytelling and journalism that reaches 111 million people in Africa.
  • As a Social Media Visual Artist you will join a new multidisciplinary digital team in Lagos made up of news gatherers, designers, software developers and social media specialists who will be working with journalists working across 12 language services (English, Amharic , Tigrinya, Afaan Oromo, Swahili, Somali, French, Great Lakes , Pidgin, Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa)
  • BBC Africa aims to make explain and connect African and global stories by providing a unique insight into the main stories of the day in original formats.
  • The African service digital offer consists of websites, mobile sites and social media with all services providing multimedia content in text, video, interactive and audio for radio, online, TV, mobile and social media platforms.
The Vision/Duties
  • Here the vision is simple- join a new African digital innovation team of multitalented journalists and content creators with the mandate to innovate.
  • To produce and develop illustrations/cartoons complementing the day’s stories in social media friendly formats
  • To present visual storytelling ideas for special projects and long term series
  • To apply editorial judgement when illustrating stories of a sensitive/controversial nature and seek advice where appropriate.
  • To show agility reacting to breaking news stories or trending stories as and when appropriate
  • To work with other visual artists and social media teams across regions – identifying themes and opportunities for collaboration
  • You’ll be based in Lagos and will report to local Senior Broadcast Journalist Digital and work with a social media editor in World Service languages
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
  • Demonstrable skill and experience in visual storytelling – illustration and or cartooning.
  • The ideal candidate may also have the ability to use motion graphics software, such as Adobe After Effects, to create simple 2D animations for social media platforms
  • Understanding of social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, as well as a sense of what makes attractive visual design
  • Creativity and flair
  • A clear understanding of the needs and profile of the target audience and the ability to translate these into imaginative and compelling design ideas
  • Interest in news and current affair
  • The ability to plan and organise time and resources effectively and meet deadlines set
  • The ability to work quickly, accurately and under pressure.
Competencies
The following competencies (behaviours and characteristics) have been identified as key to success in the job. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate these competencies:
Editorial Judgement:
  • Demonstrates balanced and objective judgement based on a thorough understanding of BBC editorial guidelines, target audience, programme and department objectives.
  • Makes the right editorial decisions, taking account of conflicting views where necessary.
  • Ability to take public comments on board and to make appropriate editorial changes to content.

Creative Thinking:
  • Able to transform creative ideas into practical reality.
  • Evidence of innovation and the ability to devise creative solutions by developing novel ideas or adapting existing ones in new ways.
  • Evidence of a desire to create beautiful, quality content.
Planning and organisation:
  • Able to think ahead in order to establish and efficient and appropriate course of action for self and others.
  • Prioritises and plans activities taking into account all the relevant issues and factors such as deadlines, staffing and resources.
Communication:
  • Able to get one’s message understood clearly by adopting a range of styles, tools and techniques appropriate to the audience and the nature of the information.
  • As well as the ability to motivate and deal sensitively with people who may be working to tight deadlines
Influencing and persuading:
  • Able to present sound and well-reasoned arguments to convince others.
  • Can draw from a range of strategies to persuade people in a way that results in agreement or behaviour change.
Managing relationships and team working:
  • Able to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of people. Works co-operatively with the ability to work with other teams in developing tools, features and services.
Resilience:
  • Manages personal effectiveness by managing emotions in the face of pressure, setbacks or when dealing with provocative situations.
  • Demonstrates an approach to work that is characterised by commitment and motivation.
Flexibility:
  • Adapts and works effectively with a variety of situations, individuals or groups.
  • Able to understand and appreciate different and opposing perspectives on an issue, to adapt an approach as the requirements of a situation change, and to change or easily accept changes in one’s own organisation or job requirements.
Package Description
  • Contract: Continuing
  • Salary: Local Terms and Conditions Apply
How to Apply


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Job Title: Junior Designer, Infographics & UX (Africa Hub)
Job Reference: BBC/TP/672269/22188
Location: 
Lagos
Role: Full Time
Duration: Continuing
Department: Africa Hub
Reports to: Senior Broadcast Journalist Digital, Lagos Hub
Job Category: Creative Design
Context
Here the vision is simple- Join a new African digital innovation team of multitalented journalists and content creators with the mandate to innovate:
  • The BBC World Service is embarking on an exciting journey with unprecedented investment in digital content for Africa and your role will be critical to us in meeting our ambitions. The BBC will be launching a new digital innovation hub in Lagos with
  • the ambition to develop digital journalism in Africa. Your role as Junior Designer, Infographics and UX will play a key role in helping our content reach underserved audiences – such as younger, more female and more diverse demographics in Africa.
  • We have an exciting opportunity to create new forms of digital storytelling and journalism that reaches 111 million people in Africa. As Junior Designer, Infographics and UX you will join a new multi-disciplinary digital team in Lagos made up of news gatherers, data journalists, software developers and social media specialists who will be working with journalists working across 12 language services (English, Amharic , Tigrinya, Afaan Oromo, Swahili, Somali, French, Great Lakes , Pidgin, Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa) BBC Africa aims to make, explain and connect African and global stories by providing a unique insight into the main stories of the day in original formats.
  • The African service digital offer consists of websites, mobile sites and social media with all services providing multimedia content in text, video, interactive and audio for radio, online, TV, mobile and social media platforms.
About The Visual Journalism Team
  • The purpose of the visual journalism team is to unlock the potential of multimedia storytelling across all our platforms – desktop, tablet, mobile and TV. By using graphical tools and combining those with an understanding of data and journalistic rigour, the team aims to produce powerful visual explanations that improve understanding of the news.
  • Now we need a Junior Designer, Infographics and UX to join the World Service team, which is a growing part of Visual Journalism.
  • You’ll be working with world-class UX and editorial designers, journalists, technical experts and masters of motion graphics to create amazing digital storytelling experiences, in multiple languages to a global audience.
  • You’ll be at the heart of the action when a story breaks, working closely with senior team members to deliver experiences that resonate across BBC News, wherever and whenever our audience encounters us.
  • You will be collaborating with technical, editorial and product teams from across the
  • BBC to create elegant, delightful experiences that transcend the barriers between old and new media. We are a global brand, our audience is international and we must deliver our designs and user experiences in multiple languages so we can reach all our users.

Day-to-day Responsibilities
  • Contribute design expertise to project teams made up of journalists, product managers and developers.
  • Communicate conceptual ideas and design decisions to project teams.
  • Collaborate with design colleagues to produce sketched concepts, user journeys, wireframes and navigational prototypes that reflect user needs.
  • Provide designs across multiple screens for projects that deliver coherent user experiences.
  • Ensure accurate data representation and accessible design solutions.
  • Deliver maps, charts, information graphics and branding to support daily output.
  • Develop the visual design and user experience and refine towards a polished design, taking into consideration typography, iconography, layout and brand identity.
  • Prioritise your own workload under guidance of other designers.
  • Deliver information graphics and user experiences that can be easily reworked to accommodate multiple languages.
Who re we looking for
  • You’ve got a track record of outstanding Infographics and UX work across various different screens, be they mobile, connected TV, tablet or desktop and you’ve got the portfolio to prove it. You might tend towards data visualisation, information graphics and mapping, or layout, colour and typography.
  • Either way you will have skills you can use to create the ideal user experience. Maybe you have even got something special up your sleeve, like you’re an amazing prototype builder, responsive design expert or 3D animator.
  • You will have a keen interest in news and current affairs, a firm grasp on how design can make a story comprehensible, compelling and relevant.
  • You will also be able to pitch your work to people from all sorts of backgrounds.
  • You’re comfortable applying your skills to whatever situation arises, be it a new device or an unfamiliar design package. You’ve got a great degree in design or the equivalent on-the-job experience.
We like people who are
  • Enthusiastic about what they do and a delight to work with;
  • Focused on accurate, timely delivery and being the first to break the latest news;
  • Motivated and full of ideas;
  • Serious about current affairs;
  • Excited by information design and knowledgeable about the latest developments in technology.
Competencies
You’ll need to be able to do the following:
Communication:
  • Speak and write outstanding English clearly and concise
  • Be able to present opinions to your peers
  • Use appropriate body language
  • Be proactive when communicating
Analytical and creative thinking:
  • Simplify problems into parts
  • Identify key data needed to support your decisions
  • See a range of potential applications
Orientation to learn:
  • Vigorously pursue your own development
  • Always be willing to accept new or extra work to stretch your abilities
  • Mentor/coach less experienced people
Managing relations and teamwork:
  • Build strong internal and external relationships
  • Actively participate in team working
  • Build bridges where none existed before
  • Treat others with courtesy
Drive for Results:
  • Deliver ahead of expectations
  • Take ownership and accountability
  • Make a sustained effort
Resilience and Flexibility:
  • Positively embrace new ways of working
  • Challenge the status quo
  • Be consistently positive
Planning and Organising:
  • Keep track of your own workload and make effective use of your own time.
  • Keep appropriate people well informed of plans, progress, etc.

How to Apply



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Deadline: 2nd August, 2017.

Adron Homes and Properties Limited Job for a Business Officer

ADRON is a Real Estate and Property Development Company whose purpose to help people realize their aspirations for the pride of ownership, comfort, security and wealth through the provision of excellent homes and the will to provide homes for all classes of society with focus on the neglected populace in respect to government housing programs.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:


Job Title: Business Officer
Location:
 Abuja
Responsibilities
  • Shall be responsible for the marketing and sales of the company’s products and services
  • Develop, design and implement business plan strategy
  • Responsible for the formulation of market penetration plan and execution of the marketing program of the company
  • To conceptualize, conduct and produce business visibility studies and implementation strategy
  • Build strong relationship with existing clients and provide on time service to urgent issues.
  • Drive peak performance and sales across the organization
  • Develop and maintain Sales Territory Plan and ensure achievement of Company sales targets and profitability
  • Strong understanding of customer and market dynamic
Requirements
  • Candidate must have a minimum of OND/HND/B.Sc. in a related discipline with 0-3 years experience.
  • Candidate must be outspoken and able to communicate effectively.
  • Candidate should live within Abuja and its environs.
Abilities/Qualities:
  • Being well organized and able to prioritize work
  • Careful, accountable, responsible and punctual
  • A team player –helpful, reliable and diplomatic
  • Honest and approachable
  • Good personal grooming & personal presentation

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Resume/CV’s to: remilekun.makinde@adronhomesproperties.com
Or
Submit CV’s in person the address below:
27, Oka Akoko Street,
Off Lagos Street,
Garki2,
Abuja.
Deadline: 26th August, 2017.

Vacancies at Mighty ICT Solutions for Laravel Web Developers

Mighty ICT Solutions – We are a team of young IT professionals who have come together to bring you the best affordable data plans to make your life easier. With expertise ranging from web technologies to telecom and a wide array of ICT solutions, you can be sure that you are in safe hands.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Laravel Web Developer
Location
: Agege, Lagos
Job Type: Full-Time
Qualifications
  • Minimum of 2 years web development experience.
  • Knowledge of Laravel PHP framework is a MUST.
Salary
Commensurate with industry standards.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidate should their detailed CV’s with relevant portfolios to: contact@mighty.com.ng
Note: We don’t care about your certificates, we care about what you can deliver.

Deadline: 28th July, 2017.

Vacancy at Workforce Group for a Management Accountant

Workforce Group Limited is a Management Consulting and Outsourcing Professional Services Firm. Following its inception in July 2004, Workforce Management Centre Limited (Workforce) has built an enviable reputation as the leading indigenous management and professional services consulting firm in Nigeria.
We are currently recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Management Accountant
Location: Lagos
Job Type: Contract (6 months renewable)
Job Summary
  • H/She will manage the production of management reports and budgets for the organization and assist in financial planning processes.
  • H/She will develop strong business partnering relationships with management teams and budget holders.
Responsibilities
  • Manage and ensure the integrity of the Monthly Management accounts process.
  • Assist with the forecasting & annual budgeting process.
  • Assist with preparation of year end accounts, liaising with auditors as required.
  • Prepare annual statutory accounts, including reconciliation of statutory accounts with management accounts.
  • Continually adapt and improve management reports as agreed with the CFO.
  • Provide variance analysis and commentary.
  • Consolidate annual budget, including long-term cashflow planning, and rolling business plan/forecast information for subsequent years.
  • Manage the integrity and accuracy of the accounting management system and balance sheet accounts.
  • Assist with other ad-hoc tasks within the finance department
Requirements
  • ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Minimum 4 years financial experience with previous involvement in management accounts, commercial analysis and stock management.
  • Strong IT skills essential, in particular Excel and accounting software.
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to interrogate and consolidate data from different sources.
  • Ability to use initiative and work pro-actively with strong problem solving skills
  • Highly numerate with strong organizational capability.
  • Maintain strong relationships with other teams delivering high levels of customer service.
  • Strong team working and project management skills combined with ability to work as part of a cross functional team.


How to Apply
Qualified and interested candidates should forward their CV’s to: jobs@wfmcentre.com Kindly indicate “Management Accountant” as subject of the mail.
Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 28th July, 2017.

Jobs in a Reputable Company in Lagos

25th and Staffing – Our client, a reputable company in the Car Leasing, Procurement and Real Estate business, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Account Officer (Junior)
Location: 
Lagos
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Junior
Job Description
  • The Account Officer post is one of the main functions managing the financial reports and accounting of the business.
  • Successful candidates will have the opportunity of an exciting career path that can lead to higher positions.
Key Responsibilities
  • To provide full accounting support to Management.
  • To ensure timely and accurate reporting which is fully compliant with all the accounting policies
  • Prepare salary breakdowns
  • Solve all the cash related queries
  • Reconcile client accounts and update as required
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts
  • Monthly financial statement review and analysis and monthly close reports
  • Contract reconciliation, budget and forecast
  • Organize large amount of files to make sure they were in order in preparation for the audit
  • Manage the budget of an organization
  • Other accounting related responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements
  • 1 – 3 years (Post NYSC) working experience in a similar position with demonstrable ability to analyse financial data and prepare financial reports, statements.
  • B.Sc/HND/M.Sc in Accounting or related courses.
  • Age not more than 28 years
  • Membership or certification by ACCA, ICAN or any other relevant professional bodies is an added advantage
Competency and Technical SKills Requirements:
  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting
  • Excellent mathematical and statistical abilities
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficiency in an accounting software Planning and organizing

Job Title: Assistant General Manager
Location: Lagos
Job Description
  • The ideal candidate should have a strong business mindset and experienced in managing commercial operations and procurements.
  • Your job will be highly important in ensuring the company meets its goals of efficiency and customer acquisition and retention.
Job Responsibilities
  • To ensure the execution of all action plans and must be able to close deals
  • Responsible for supporting the General Manager in the management of the entire company’s operations.
  • Responsible for meeting performance and profit goals.
  • Responsible for managing and overseeing all safety processes within the company.
  • To supervise the day-to-day task assignment and manage performance for all management and associates. This includes recruiting, hiring, training, coaching, associate engagement, performance management and administering progressive discipline.
  • Will be required to assist in the selection, development and training of all associates in the company
  • Plan and prepare work schedules and coordinate daily assignments and activities of associates to meet the needs of the business.
  • To monitor and analyze reports relating to Loss Prevention and reports trends to the General Manager.
  • To ensure the accuracy of weekly payroll, which includes the proper editing of timecards when necessary, using the appropriate charge codes and weekly submission.
  • To manage all safety programs and ensure proper execution and compliance.
  • Complete all tasks assigned by the General Manager within the specified time.

Skills and Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in business or related discipline; M.Sc/M.A in related field is an added advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years Leadership experience in a fast-paced environment
  • FEMALE preferable
  • Relationship Building and Exceptional Customer Service
  • Effective Communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, understand People, organize and solve problems
  • Proficient user of MS Office
  • Availability to work all shifts, weekends, and holidays, based on business needs
  • Interpersonal and mediation skills will also be very useful, since you’ll often be acting as a liaison between managers, employees and customers.
Other Requirements:
  • Performance Management, Giving Feedback, Project Management, Coaching, Foster Teamwork, Supervision, Staffing, Business Knowledge, Technical Leadership, Technical Management, Vision.
Benefits
  • Salary: N250,000 plus Car/Driver and others.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: cv@25thandstaffing.com with job title you are applying for as the the subject, for example, ‘Assistant General Manager’ as the subject of the email.
Note: Only qualified candidates would be contacted.

Deadline: 30th July, 2017.