Present Job Recruitment at The British Council (Abuja, Kano and Port Harcourt)

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The British Council is the UK’s worldwide organisation for cultural relations and academic alternatives. We create pleasant information and understanding between the individuals of the UK and different nations. We do that by making a constructive contribution to the UK and the nations we work with – altering lives by creating alternatives, constructing connections and engendering belief.

We work with over 100 nations internationally within the fields of arts and tradition, English language, training and civil society. Every year we attain over 20 million individuals face-to-face and greater than 500 million individuals on-line, through broadcasts and publications. Based in 1934, we’re a UK charity ruled by Royal Constitution and a UK public physique.

We’re recruiting to fill the positions beneath:

 

 

 

Job Title: Exams Scheduler

Pay band: four
Location: Port Harcourt – Rivers
Division: Exams
Contract sort: Domestically Engaged
Length: Indefinite

Function Goal

  • The aim of this position is to help planning and monitoring exams capability necessities towards demand from 18 months out on a 12-month rolling foundation right down to handover to Operations Managers for Useful resource Administration and Take a look at Day supply.
  • The position will translate demand into capability/useful resource necessities for venues, individuals and take a look at supplies to completely optimise operations and margins whereas sustaining service ranges, maximising agility and making certain contingency.  It can additionally monitor and overview modifications to plan reporting on necessities to fill capability, effectiveness of Planning and price to serve.
  • This position will work throughout capabilities in nation to make sure counterparts perceive necessities and execute to plan on Take a look at Day.

Necessities
Important:

  • Related expertise of figuring out suppliers in a enterprise atmosphere
  • Expertise of translating demand necessities to make sure capability might be met to ship operationally inside a big enterprise
  • Expertise managing small groups
  • Expertise in third get together relationship administration
  • 2 years’ expertise  working inside an Exams atmosphere

Fascinating:

  • College diploma in any topic or related qualification
  • Expertise of working throughout a dispersed staff inside a single nation

and certified candidates ought to:
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Job Title: Take a look at Day Coordinator

Location: Kano, Sub Saharan Africa, NG
Pay band: four
Division: Exams
Contract sort: Domestically Engaged
Length: Indefinite

Function Goal

  • The aim of this position is to make sure efficient and environment friendly supply of Exams inside a specified location.  The position holder will handle Venue Supervisor engagement, relationship and efficiency.
  • They are going to co-ordinate and handle any danger or challenge decision, together with co-ordination of buyer (candidate) communication instantly or by way of buyer companies.  Submit holder would be the level of contact for Venues/Venue Supervisors on the day.
  • This position might be required to work take a look at days which is able to contain weekend work as a part of the contracted hours.
  • You’ll work intently with Operations workers colleagues to make sure examination registration and paper supply are in place for take a look at day and oversight on post-test actions.

Necessities
Important:

  • Shortlisted candidates might want to show that they meet the required customary by way of the APTIS take a look at which might be administered as a part of the recruitment and choice train
  • College diploma in any topic
  • Expertise working in a busy operational atmosphere delivering excessive ranges of customer support.
  • Capacity to make sure compliance, danger and safety requirements are monitored and maintained.

Fascinating:

  • Expertise working in Exams
  • Expertise of supporting on supply of computer-based exams

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Job Title: Justice, Battle and Stability Lead – Nigeria and West Africa

 

Location: Abuja, Sub Saharan Africa, NG
Pay band: Senior Administration Broadband – Senior Managers & Professionals
Division: Battle and Safety
Contract sort: Nation appointed/ Worldwide rent
Length: Three-year fastened time period contract

Function Goal

  • The British Council is at present in search of an skilled chief to imagine the place of Justice, Battle and Stability Result in steer their massive operation in Nigeria. This publish comes at a crucial and unprecedented time of change for communities globally. It’s a senior administration place which requires demonstrable sector experience and expertise. We’re looking for a Programme Director who might be accountable for the next contracts: Managing Battle in Northern Nigeria Programme (MCN), Rule of Legislation and Anti-Corruption Programme (ROLAC) and Brokers for Citizen-Pushed Transformation Programme (ACT) (all EU-funded).
  • This publish will lead different initiatives within the sector as and when they’re secured. The profitable postholder might be chargeable for driving enterprise growth to construct the British Council’s work in Nigeria and the West Africa area working intently with the Director of Governance, Justice and Peacebuilding and wider regional groups. Whereas the main focus of this publish is Nigeria, the postholder is predicted to contribute to the regional and world Inclusive Communities efforts and follow.

Context
With the mixed pressures of the impacts of Covid-19, a rising however massively unequal financial system and sophisticated demographics, programming in Nigeria is at a difficult level; this chance gives the appropriate candidate a pivotal position in shaping the modifications which is able to have an effect on British Council work (each donor and self-funded) with substantial potential affect inside Nigeria. Constructing on the successes of British Council’s legacy of justice and peacebuilding work in Nigeria, the programmes underway will help stronger, higher and extra mutually useful relationships between authorities and civil society important to a steady, inclusive, accountable future for all.

Alternatives / Challenges:

  • This position presents appreciable alternatives to construct upon our observe file in supply of contracts as a trusted companion for each DFID / HMG and the European Fee; our governance, justice and peacebuilding work (which incorporates supporting inclusive communities and giving voice to weak teams) and our capability to develop massive scale co-funding programmes with donors.
  • Many nations in Sub Saharan Africa are ODA labeled. (Official Growth Help (ODA) is outlined by the OECD Growth Help Committee (DAC) as authorities assist that promotes and particularly targets the financial growth and welfare of growing nations.)  This aligned with the Sustainable Growth Objectives means there might be important contract alternatives in Nigeria and throughout the area. That is an thrilling alternative to ascertain the agenda in an space of rising significance for the BC and HMG extra usually. The profitable candidate may even be given the duty for charting a plan of action, implementing and measuring success.
  • There might be important challenges for this position together with the size of operations, fast tempo of change out there and the challenges of aligning company and shopper expectations. It requires nimble considering and robust relationship administration expertise to navigate between the vary of stakeholders concerned internally and externally.

Necessities
Important:

  • Certified to a Grasp’s diploma degree or equal by expertise
  • Expertise & information of Nigeria and the rule of legislation and justice sectors
  • Current expertise of main large-scale programmes (of worth above £15m)
  • Demonstrable expertise of main and managing multisectoral groups
  • Expertise of setting strategic path for a enterprise, division or area
  • Confirmed credibility at offering management and engagement at authorities and institutional degree

Fascinating:

  • Data and expertise of safety, justice and battle decision in a growth context
  • Enterprise Growth and account administration with donors on massive scale programmes (together with the EU)

Extra Data:

  • This recruitment train seeks to draw essentially the most appropriate candidate for the position.

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Be aware

  • All candidates ought to have a pre-existing authorized standing to stay and work in Nigeria.
  • A related and trusted UK in a extra related and trusted world

 

Utility Deadline  31st December, 2020.