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The British Authorities is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer.  We worth distinction, promote equality and problem discrimination, enhancing our organisational functionality. We welcome and encourage purposes from folks of all backgrounds. We don’t discriminate on the premise of incapacity, race, color, ethnicity, gender, faith, sexual orientation, age, veteran standing or different class protected by regulation. We promote family-friendly versatile working alternatives, the place operational and safety wants enable.

We’re recruiting to fill the place of:



Job Title: NCA Workplace Supervisor – B3

Ref Code: 05 / 21 ABJ
Location: Abuja
Grade: B3 (L)
Sort of Place: Mounted time period, with chance of renewal
Working Hours Per Week: 37
Sort of Publish: British Excessive Fee
Begin Date: 19 April 2021
Finish Date: 18 April 2022
Job Class: Different British Authorities Departments (Companions throughout Authorities, together with UK Visas)
Job Subcategory: CSSF (Battle Stability and Safety Fund)

Job Description (Roles and Obligations)  
Foremost Goal of Job:

  • The function will embody managing all administrative parts of a busy NCA Workplace and offering assist to the NCA Regional Supervisor and Nation Liaison Officers.

Foremost Duties and Obligations

  • To handle, administer and help in reconciling and balancing the pot and budgets
  • Have interaction with FCDO procurement and different FCDO administrative companions
  • Liaise with NCA Finance(UK)
  • Search VFM for the submit, by participating with exterior suppliers
  • Plan and guide journey preparations for NCA, and exterior companions
  • Help different NCA tasks in instances of absence
  • Collate, analyse and document price range spend and forecasts for submit and tasks
  • Collate and file all request from Nigerian Legislation Enforcement companions and handle these with the NCA Liaison Officer.

Assets Managed (Employees and Expenditure):

  • Employees obligations – to cowl NCA driver administration time beyond regulation, working patterns and absences.
  • Monetary administration as per ‘Duties and Obligations’.

Important , Abilities and Expertise  

  • Acquainted and competent with the usage of all elements of Microsoft Workplace particularly Phrase and Excel
  • Expertise working in an workplace setting, with some expertise of workplace administration.

Fascinating , Abilities and Expertise:

  • Expertise of monetary and price range administration
  • Workplace supervisor expertise.

Required competencies:

  • Seeing the Large Image, Main and Speaking, Collaborating and Partnering, Delivering at tempo.

Beginning Month-to-month Wage
NGN 573,296.78.

Different Advantages & Situations Of Employment
Studying and growth alternatives (and any particular coaching programs to be accomplished):

  • The mission will present coaching based mostly on the expertise of the profitable applicant.

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Utility Deadline 1st April, 2021.



Job Title: Deputy Nation Director and Funding Officer C5 (DIT)

Ref Code: 06 / 21 LOS
Location: Lagos
Grade: C5 (L)
Sort of Place: Everlasting
Working Hours Per Week: 37.5
Sort of Publish: British Deputy Excessive Fee
Begin Date: three Might 2021
Job Class: Division for Worldwide Commerce roles (DIT)
Job Subcategory: Funding



Job Description (Roles and Obligations)  
Foremost goal of job:

  • The Division for Worldwide Commerce (DIT) is the Commerce Promotion and Negotiation organisation for the UK. We promote UK companies abroad and appeal to international funding to our shores. We have now three,000 employees throughout the globe in over 100 international locations. Our aspiration is to handle a few of the challenges dealing with the UK, by serving to British companies to internationalise and develop abroad.
  • Nigeria is the headquarters of the Division for Worldwide Commerce’s West Africa group, which you’ll be a part of. You may be a key a part of the broader Prosperity group comprising DIT and FCDO colleagues all working to enhance financial growth, funding and commerce between the UK and Nigeria. Reporting to the DIT Nation Director, you can be a part of the DIT Nigeria group.

Roles and obligations / what is going to the jobholder be anticipated to attain:

  • The first goal of your function is to encourage personal sector led progress, by defending and selling funding and leveraging the strengths of British companies. The Prime Minister’s speech on the Africa Funding Convention early this yr re-affirmed the ambition for the UK to be Africa’s funding accomplice of selection. Reaching this requires rising assist to the British enterprise group in Africa, and focused promotion of Africa as an funding vacation spot. That is the accountability of the funding group.
  • The rationale is evident, the UK can unlock financial progress and job creation by unblocking flagship investor points and bringing personal sector funding to Africa.

Working in assist of Nigeria and the UK’s prosperity agenda and reporting to the Nation Director, your function may have various goals:

  • You’ll construct vital client-facing relationships with vital traders and British companies that need to commerce with Nigeria. A robust monitor document in client-facing capabilities, for instance for a consultancy firm, can be welcome amongst candidates.
  • You’ll assist supercharge key reforms to the Nigerian enterprise setting by figuring out and monetising the influence of ‘excessive worth funding boundaries’ and making certain UK Authorities motion plans are in place to sort out them.
  • You’ll promote Nigeria to UK traders and exporters, together with by producing a high-quality nation information that describes funding incentives, alternatives and dangers credibly and fluently. The flexibility to analysis and draft a information, in line with a set template is essential. The profitable applicant will be capable of present proof of concise, efficient drafting.
  • You’ll improve the demand for UK funding by selling UK as a high quality enterprise accomplice in key sectors of strategic curiosity for Nigeria and UK, and look to create partnerships with the Nigeria Funding Promotion Fee, and the Nigerian senior enterprise / funding group.
  • You’ll map key UK traders’ presence in Nigeria and handle key investor relationships, facilitate their dialogue with the Nigerian authorities and regulators to expedite decision of challenges to extra mutually useful investments.
  • You’ll facilitate the event of a pipeline of UK funding and export offers in Nigeria.
  • You’ll lead dialogue with UK Export finance (UKEF) to assist operationalise the company’s export credit score provide by facilitating contact with ripe offers.
  • Additionally, you will be the Deputy to the Nation Director, offering assist and dealing collectively to make sure that Nigeria is properly embedded into the broader pan-Africa DIT area, sharing good concepts and greatest observe to achieve a transparent understanding of enterprise drivers throughout the market. You may be anticipated to cowl within the Nation Director’s absence.


  • You’ll set up a world-class funding assist operate in Nigeria
  • Function Deputy Nation Director
  • Map present British companies in Nigeria, tier them and prioritise relationship constructing with these with biggest funding in jeopardy or in progress that UK Authorities can assist. You’ll handle the general wants of the British enterprise group in Nigeria, working with the Nation Director
  • Map present and credible Nigerian firms that would kind partnerships with UK firms
  • Deal with ‘Excessive Worth Limitations’ in Nigeria that inhibit funding and convene working teams to handle them, utilizing UK VIPs (Ministers) and HMG senior officers to unblock points the place related
  • Develop a deal movement of UK funding in Nigeria that promote mutual prosperity
  • Promote Nigeria to new traders, managing an occasions schedule that ensures most visibility of the UK provide, and accomplice with the Nigerian funding promotion operate.

Assets Managed (employees and expenditure):

  • Line administration accountability for at the least 1 employees member.

Important , Abilities and Expertise  

  • Postgraduate diploma and/or undergraduate diploma and different skilled qualification.
  • A minimum of ten years skilled work expertise, notably in funding appraisal and offers brokering
  • Confirmed monitor document of delivering on time-bound change administration programmes
  • Consumer dealing with expertise, for instance with knowledgeable providers enterprise however ideally within the funding sector in Nigeria
  • A constructive, resilient, versatile and adaptable “can-do” perspective that may see means by means of challenges.
  • Confirmed management expertise.
  • Fluent in English.

Fascinating , Abilities And Expertise:

  • Expertise in shopper dealing with roles (managing companies, understanding points and pursuing methods collectively, funding appraisal, deal pipeline preparation, offers brokering).
  • Glorious drafting abilities

Required Competencies:

  • Altering and Bettering, Constructing Functionality for All, Reaching Business Outcomes, Managing a High quality Service

Working Patterns:

  • Monday – Thursday eight:00 – three:30, Friday eight:00 – 12:30
  • Versatile working will be thought-about for the correct candidate
  • Versatile working to have the same opinion with line supervisor.

Extra info 
UK commerce and funding in Nigeria has been overtaken by India, China, Germany and France in recent times. However the UK’s bilateral commerce with Nigeria stood at £2.4bn and is projected to at the least double by 2030. UK FDI shares in Nigeria had been £5.1bn in the identical interval, rising from earlier years. Flows fluctuate and in Nigeria give attention to the secondary sector (manufacturing), despite the UK being primarily a services-based financial system and investor worldwide. Our ambition is for the UK to regain its place as the highest non-oil buying and selling accomplice with Nigeria. We have now a daring provide masking our full set of instruments, together with:

  • A robust Export Credit score provide: UK Export Finance, our award-winning credit score company has as much as £1.2bn out there for Nigerian initiatives.
  • A big growth finance provide. The UK’s growth funding arm, CDC, has a portfolio value over $350m in Nigeria.
  • Entry to first-class skilled providers from the Metropolis of London, and particularly the London Inventory Alternate, key to making sure entry to world capital to assist Nigeria’s growth.
  • Experience and expertise from a few of the most revolutionary firms on the earth.

Beginning Month-to-month Wage
NGN 1,266,591.88.

Different Advantages & Situations Of Employment
Studying and growth alternatives (and any particular coaching programs to be accomplished):

  • The profitable applicant may have entry to a spread of Studying and Improvement alternatives with in-house and e-learning, with the potential for abroad coaching.
  • Now and again there can be necessities to help different groups throughout the Division, working with different members of the group to construct general expertise by means of supply of coaching and consciousness classes.

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Utility Deadline seventh April, 2021.


Be aware

  • Please verify your software fastidiously earlier than you submit, as no adjustments will be made as soon as submitted.
  • Staff recruited regionally by the British Deputy Excessive Fee in Lagos are topic to Phrases and Situations of Service in line with native employment regulation in Nigeria.
  • All candidates have to be legally capable of work and reside within the nation of the emptiness with the right visa/work allow standing or show eligibility to acquire the related allow.
  • The accountability lies on the profitable candidate to:
    • Get hold of the related allow
    • Pay charges for the allow
    • Make preparations to relocate
    • Meet the prices to relocation
  • The British Deputy Excessive Fee doesn’t sponsor visas/work permits besides the place it could be native observe to take action.
  • Staff who should not eligible to pay native revenue tax: e.g. sure third-country nationals and spouses/companions of UK diplomats may have their salaries abated by an equal quantity.
  • Details about the International and Commonwealth Workplace Competency Framework will be discovered on this hyperlink: Please notice: AA=A1, AO=A2, EO=B3, HEO=C4, website positioning=C5
  • Reference checking and safety clearances can be carried out on profitable candidates.
  • The British Deputy Excessive Fee will by no means request any cost or charges to use for a place.


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