Why a Good Resume Is Important

People are finding out that they have more opportunities now. If you are one of those seeking to take advantage of this situation in order to find work, then it is important that you present yourself in the best way possible. Traditionally, one of the ways of creating a good impression is through a well-written resume. But there are some people who believe that the importance of a good resume is overestimated.

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Direct Retail Channel Officer at Leadway Assurance Company Limited

Leadway Assurance Company Limited was founded in 1970. Sir (Dr.) Hassan O. Odukale, (KJW, D.Sc., FCIIN).It has a chequered history of being a company with close attention to relationships, having started operations as a direct motor insurance company. Soon the relationship developed to a stage where it has established a deep relationship with the brokers’ […]

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Recruitment For Core ICT Internship Program at Afri Digitals Limited, 14th October, 2018

afri digitals is a Web solution company in Nigeria – located in Lagos. We also provide e-Commerce, SEO, Digital Marketing and Branding services,Advanced ICT Training Program, Websites, Web Apps and Mobile App Developments Multimedia Designs – Graphics, Video Editing, 3D Animations Real Estate Property Sales, Lease and Rentage Computers and Accessories Sales Artistry and Entertainment […]

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Protection by DEFTA New Job Vacancy

Protection by DEFTA is Nigeria’s first on-demand digital device protection service providing an alternative to smartphones, tablets and laptops insurance. We collects details of the things important to a user and protects them, enabling people to protect devices how they want, when they want, for the duration they want, entirely from their smartphone without the […]

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Job at The Nigerian Education Crisis Response Program Via Creative Associates International, Wednesday 3, December 2014

Nigeria has more out-of-school children today than any country in the world—10.5 million—of whom 60 percent are girls living in the North, according to the UN. Violent attacks and kidnappings have forced schools to close and thousands of families to flee, creating uneven and worrisome levels of dropout in some schools and overcrowding in others, […]

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Graduate and Experienced Vacancies at DealDey

Our company philosophy is simple: We help great businesses be found by consumers who are looking for a great deal. Our members and featured businesses are treated with utmost care and respect. Our primary motive is to keep both our customers and merchants happy and coming back every day. Our mantra for DealDey is a few lines from Ben Okri’s “Lines in Potentis”
Tell everyone the idea is to function together As good musicians would In undefined future orchestras. Let the energy of commerce flow, Let the vision of art heal. Technology, provide the tools.

Commodity Trader

Reports to: Head of Products
Function: Purchasing/Products
Location: LagosPurpose Statement:
This role is responsible for planning and selecting a range of products to sell in order to capture market share taking into consideration customer demand, price, quality, availability, timeliness, market trends and financial budgets.

Key Accountabilities:· Find the right suppliers of quality products· Place orders for merchandise based on accurate analysis with planner· Ensure all suppliers meet up with lead-time delivery· Responsible for total sale of all inventory purchased· Maintain relationships with existing suppliers while seeking new ones· Attend trade events· Procure quality merchandise at the right price, within the right amount of time· Negotiate best possible pricesKnowledge, Skills and Experience:· This position requires a University graduate or its equivalent with at least 0-1 years’ experience in Inventory/Operational/Logistics side of retail, E-commerce or in a similar position· Strong understanding of retail math and concepts, highly detail-oriented and extremely organized· Great negotiation skills and ability to network and influence people· Willingness to travel at very short notice· Candidate must possess ability to multi task in a dynamic environment· A good understanding of inventory procedures would give added advantageThe following skills are essential:· Analytical ability· Creative imagination and problem solving· Must be Computer Literate

Account Manager

Reports to: Sales Manager
Function: Sales & Marketing
Location: LagosPurpose Statement:
The role holder would Identify opportunities for business with existing and new customers and successfully convert such opportunities while ensuring that gross revenue targets are exceeded and gross margins are attained for all merchant products/services.

Key Accountabilities:•Cold calling for new business opportunities•Meeting and exceeding yearly/monthly/weekly/daily sales target•Perform profitability analysis for potential deals or merchants•Negotiating favorable agreement terms and closing all sales lead•Conducting periodic market survey for providing feedback on future buying trends of customers•Represent the organization at all trade related events such as fairs, exhibitions, product launch etc•Liaise with merchants/suppliers to monitor accurate delivery of orders•Advisory to management as at when needed on new product developments and special promotions•Monitor assortment of service/product deals to ensure full representation of our category offerings•Identifying new markets and opportunities for business expansion and growth•Accurate record keeping and filing of all merchant contract documents•Maintain a good working relationship with the operations unit to prevent loss of merchants inventoryKnowledge, Skills and Experience:•This position requires a graduate with University Degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 2years working experience in Sales & Marketing or a similar position.•Ability to meet and exceed revenue targets with proven track records.•Candidate must possess excellent negotiation and communication skills (Written & Oral), Integrity, ability to plan, good understanding of the principles of conversion, ROI and financial metrics associated with online advertising and online partnerships are very essential.The following skills are essential:•Analytical ability•Creative imagination and problem solving•Must be Computer Literate
Method of ApplicationInterested candidates whose experience and competencies match the job profile should send their CV as an email attachment with the subject “Commodity Trader- DD/PRD/CMT/0714” to [email protected]

Please note that only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.

Validity: 30th December, 2014.

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Leeds Bryan International Limited Jobs in Nigeria, October 22nd 2014

Leeds Bryan International Limited – A business and management consulting firm based in Lagos with business lines across several sectors. due to expansion and growth, they are looking to recruit dynamic individuals for this position:

Job Title:  Video Animator/Graphics Designer

Job Details:
The ideal candidate will be an expert in video/animation packages like Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Cinema 4D, Adobe After Effects and graphics packages like corel draw and adobe photoshop. Must have extensive experience in creating intros, montages, breaks, logo animation, editing videos and animating videos. Must also be able to create professional banners, logos, or any required graphics.This is an ideal job for someone who is visually creative
Design images, icons, banners, audio enhancements, etc. Designs will generally follow existing brand standards and guidelines.
Create and modify tradeshow graphics. Designs will generally follow existing brand standards and guidelines.
Demonstrated proficiency using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision
Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment
Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Motivated to learn and work on new and diverse projects
Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others
Must possess excellent time management skills

Job Title:   Public Relations and Digital Communications Officer

As well as providing information, the role is also about listening, understanding and responding to people through a range of online communication channels, particularly social media.
We’re keen to hear from you if you can bring experience, enthusiasm and innovation to this exciting role.

We are looking for an individual with experience of:
• Developing effective online communication campaigns
• Effective use of various social media
• Writing for various medium including websites, blogs, social media as well as offline channels such as newsletters and press releases.

How to Apply
Send your cv and cover letter to [email protected]

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Latest Graduate Vacancy at Ellae Creative

Ellae Creative Branding Agency is situated in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos Nigeria. We are currently looking for
a creative graphic designer to join our team.

Graphic Designer

Job Description:
Creation of creative graphical content for office and marketing collateral. Uploading and managing engaging content on social media platforms. Copy writing. Writing social media reports and plans. Working with other departmental heads to achieve creative tasks. Staying abreast of trends in the creative graphical industry. Working with the printing technician or printing vendors in the production of creative content.Requirements:
You are expected to have a degree in creative graphic design or related disciplines. A related masters degree would be an added advantage. You must be able to multi-task. You must be able to work to meet deadlines. The ability to work under pressure is expected. A creative mind is also a desired attribute.
Method of Application
Send a CV, cover letter and a portfolio of your graphical creations to: [email protected]

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Ongoing Graduate Recruitment at DealDey

Our company philosophy is simple: We help great businesses be found by consumers who are looking for a great
deal. Our members and featured businesses are treated with utmost care and respect. Our primary motive is to keep both our customers and merchants happy and coming back every day. Our mantra for DealDey is a few lines from Ben Okri’s “Lines in Potentis”
Tell everyone the idea is to function together As good musicians would In undefined future orchestras. Let the energy of commerce flow, Let the vision of art heal. Technology, provide the tools.

Creative Editor (Fashion)

Reports to: Head of Content Management
Function: Fashion Editor
Location: Lagos

Purpose Statement:
The Creative Editor (Fashion) will own the fashion editorial content and process and ensure a high level of creativity and fashion expertise is achieved. The role holder will create compelling fashion trend stories, fashion tips and advice and other mechanisms that meet the needs of the customers and influence them to purchase.

Key Accountabilities:
• Collaborate with the Content Management department to combine stories and photos
• Plan photo shoots
• Ensure all details related to fashion for photo shoots are planned and executed, including coordination of samples/clothing for photo shoots and providing stock photography as needed
• Follow through with the production process
• Attend or lead creative input meetings to develop creative strategies
• Responsible for casting crews for shoots
• Generate ideas beyond assigned projects
• Monitor current industry trends and competitive landscape; make recommendations to the Fashion Purchasing Team
• Partner with Fashion Purchasing Team to select key fashion products and secure adequate and timely samples for photography
• Fact-check to ensure the accuracy of all information featured in every editorial piece
• Continually assess performance at the messaging level to improve revenue and awareness
• Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
• Minimum of a University degree in any discipline
• Come from a fashion retail background
• Have strong knowledge of ecommerce and affinity with online fashion marketing
• Must be fashion savvy and process-driven with the ability to oversee the production of all fashion content from inception to completion
• Have aesthetic flair and creativity
• Possess strong management and organizational skills
• Possess strong communication skills
• Have casting experience
• Supervisory skills
• Ability to schedule and prioritize work
• Be attentive to detail and very technical

The following skills are essential:
• Analytical ability
• Creative imagination and problem solving
• Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Affiliate Marketing Executive

Reports to: Marketing Manager
Function: Marketing
Location: Lagos

Purpose Statement:
The role holder’s primary responsibility is to drive DealDey’s online marketing campaigns through the Affiliate Marketing Channel. The role holder will be responsible for overseeing Affiliate programs and direct partnerships with the business while constantly ensuring maximum engagement with Affiliates.

Key Accountabilities:
• Design effective lead generation programs and processes to acquire customers at targeted CPA levels
• Manage affiliate partners and negotiate pricing
• Evaluate campaign performance and work on strategic level with partners to capitalize on growth opportunities
• Manage e-mail campaign strategies, content, list creation, operations, vendor relations, and evaluate alternative media channels
• Conduct appropriate market research to identify opportunities for growth and efficiencies in online marketing campaigns
• Work with Creative Services to improve on all lead generation marketing materials such as email ads, banner ads, landing pages, etc.
• Manage campaigns on a day-to-day basis, including campaign analyses, reporting of metrics, advertising compliance, analysis to evaluate existing campaign performance and perform comprehensive reviews
• Conduct strategic planning for affiliate channel and manage the plan

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
• This position requires a graduate with University Degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 1 year of working experience in Online Marketing or a similar position.
• Online marketing experience with focus on search, email, banner, and affiliate marketing
• Highly creative thinker with a proven record of conceiving, developing and managing on-line marketing program
• Ambitious, enthusiastic, strong work ethic & sound business judgment
• Excellent negotiation & vendor management skills
• Excellent written & verbal communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple projects & deadlines
• Ability to work both independently as well as part of a team
• Excellent organizational abilities with strong attention to detail
• Proficiency with Microsoft office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

The following skills are essential:
• Analytical ability
• Creative imagination and problem solving

IT Admin Support

Reports to: IT Infrastructure Manager
Function: Information Technology
Sub Function: N/A
Location: Lagos
Purpose Statement:
This role is responsible for maintaining and administering the network hardware, core operating systems and applications.
Key Accountabilities:
Ensure proper operation of the network server and the network operating system Perform periodic backup Implement naming convention and assign IP addresses Monitor network resource allocation. Manage network security/firewall policy Monitor network performance, tune network to improve performance Install, configure, administer and support application software such as mail software, anti-virus software and exchange software. LAN administrator Configure and monitor network hardware e.g. (hubs, routers, bridges and switches) Draw up comprehensive user help documentation, develop innovative help desk procedures. Maintain an efficient call centre by ensuring all the phone lines are functional Perform conclusive test on repair and obtain sign-off from complainer i.e. employees Keeps inventory of computer hardware and monitors usage Adheres to quality standards, deadlines and budget Analyse current usage and decide if additional equipment is required, prepare cost estimate, pass on to unit head for approvalKnowledge, Skills and Experience:
This position requires a candidate with at least 2years experience in a similar position.Candidate must possess Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), Cisco CCENT and relevant IT Certification(s).Knowledge of networking, server & telecommunication, designing, implement and support the computer infrastructure.Knowledge and ability to resolve technical troubleshooting.Demonstrated orientation towards providing support service.Ability to influence change by presenting clear and convincing reasoning through decisive and analytical problem resolution.Project management skills Knowledge of infrastructure administrationThe following skills are essential:
Analytical ability Creative imagination and problem solving Must be Computer Literate
Method of Application
Interested candidates whose experience and competencies match the job profile should send their CV as an email attachment with the subject “CREATIVE EDITOR – DD/CM/CE/0714” OR “AFFILIATE MARKETING EXECUTIVE – DD/MAR/AME/0714” OR “IT Admin Support- DD/IT/ITAS/0714” to [email protected]
Please note that only shortlisted candidates would be contacted. Validity: 8th August, 2014

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