Monthly Archives: July 2016

Vacancy Announcement: Finance Officer, Abuja

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Sub Saharan Africa






Job Category


Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
Post is Pay band 4/Indefinite contract )/open to internal and external candidates/post is in Abuja/Applicants must have the right to work and live in Nigeria.
British Council is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic finance professional to support the delivery of its financial and business processes and systems in line with corporate standards. The post holder based in Abuja, will undertake specific work within Finance to contribute to the development of British Council Nigeria as an innovative and high performing country operation, modelling the values and principles of a collaborative, integrated and mutually supportive team.

Applicants must have:

– Financial Management and Analytical Skills (with high levels of personal effectiveness and the ability to focus on achieving deadlines).

– A good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Advanced MS Excel knowledge.

– Experience in an accounting environment with proven and demonstrable technical accounting skills, including understanding and interpretation of financial data.

See the role profile for more information on role accountabilities.

Vacancy announced: 4th July 2016

Announcement ends: 23:59 UK time 13th July 2016

Please click on this link to apply.

Vacancy Announcement – Project Manager Higher Education

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British Council is recruiting a Project Manager Higher Education.

The post holder is expected to work with the Director Higher Education, Enterprise and Skills and other members of the Education and Skills team in Nigeria, the SSA Region and HQ to manage project delivery of the British Councils international education portfolio. This role will manage the British Council’s Services for International Education Marketing (SIEM) programme to effectively position the UK as a study destination of choice for Nigerian students interested in studying internationally.

Relevant skills needed to be successful in the role includes:

Managing Projects
Communication skills
Planning and organising
Managing finance and resources
Marketing and Communications

A Bachelor’s degree is the minimum requirement.

Vacancy Start Date: 1st July 2016
End Date: 23:59UK time 15th July 2016.

To apply: Click on this link