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Vacancy Announcement: Assistant IELTS Administrator, Nigeria

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Region: Sub Saharan Africa
Country: Nigeria
Location: Lagos
Department: English & Exams
Job Category: Exams
Pay Band: Pay Band 6
Vacancy Description
Role is Pay Band 6 (Junior Management)/indefinite term contract/open to internal and external applicants/Applicants must have the right to work and live in Nigeria/Post is in Lagos
British Council is recruiting an Assistant IELTS Administrator .This post is responsible for the operational management of IELTS tests (International English Language Testing System) in Lagos and Port Harcourt.

The post holder will manage 1) the expansion the IELTS business in Southern Nigeria and 2) manage  the IELTS team and venue staff based in Lagos 3) monitor and improve the security of delivery of the tests 4) manage the delivery of IELTS preparation courses in Lagos and associate centres, and 5) monitor and improve the customer experience of the test process

See the role profile for role accountabilities.

Applicants must have experience

Managing people
Monitoring service to quality standards and implementing improvements.
Dealing with customers and enquiries in a service environment.
Training and managing a team to deliver to quality standards.

Relevant skills needed to be successful in the role includes

English Language proficiency to IELTS band 7.0 in all areas (or equivalent).
Good presentation skills.
Strong Attention to Detail.
Customer Service Focus.
Strong Organisation Skills.
Teamwork and ability to deal with conflict.
Working to tight deadlines.

Vacancy Announcement Date: 27th April, 2016
Closing date:23:59 UK time 3rd May, 2016

Please click here to apply.

Vacancy Announcement: Project Officer, Education UK, Abuja

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Sub Saharan Africa







Education & Society


Job Category
Project Management


Pay Band
Pay Band 4


Vacancy Description
Post is pay band 4 (Administrative Support)/indefinite contract/Open to internal & external applicants/applicants must have right to work and live in Nigeria/post is based in Abuja.
The post holder will work with the SIEM Project Manager supporting the delivery of British Council’s Service for International Education Marketing and Education UK brand of products and services.

The post holder will  also support the delivery of Education UK Exhibitions, marketing and communication services and other project support and delivery functions as required. Core functions include

1. Project & Contract Delivery
2. Marketing & Customer Service
3. Financial Planning & Management
4. Scorecard Management
5. Contacts Database Management

Refer to the role profile for more information on role responsibilities

Vacancy announced: 23rd April, 2016
Closing date: 23:59UK time 7th May, 2016