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Lagos State Employment Trust Fund Graduate recruitment, October 12, 2016-Apply

(Last Updated On: January 14, 2017)

Lagos State Employment Trust Fund 2016 – As it were,we were told that  the Lagos State government has created a N25 billion fund to invest in the businesses of small and medium scale entrepreneurs who currently reside in Lagos.From what we heard,the main purpose of  the  Lagos State Employment is to   train residents, to qualify them for better jobs.


Meanwhile ,the initiative is the brainchild of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. We are creating employment starting with the expansion of our LSETF team first.

Right on this publication, i want to announce to the entire members of the public as it were that The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund is recruiting for the following:

Job Title:  Finance Officer
Job Description:

Assist in the implementation of the Fund’s accounting policies, processes and procedures in line with global best practices
Assist in preparing the fund’s annual budget and financial reports
Consistent monitoring of the internal Audit and control processes
Maintain financial security and an efficient accounting systems for internal control and record keeping

Minimum Qualification:
University Degree in a numerate field
ACCA, ICAN Certified
Knowledge & Skills:

Corporate Finance Experience
Data Entry Management
Proficiency in IT/Accounting tools
Accounting Reporting Skills
Time Management skills
Analytical and problem solving skills

Job Title:   HR Officer
Job Description:

Provide support to the Head, Human Resources in the implementation of the fund’s HR policies and  the day-to-day HR/Administrative activities of the office
Serves as the primary point of administrative contact and liaison with other offices and individuals
Maintains a proper filing system of official documents and employee records
Assist in  recruitment tasks (sourcing, shortlisting, interviewing, on-boarding) and job advert placement
Assist in the developing and implementing performance management systems
Assist with salary and pension administration
Deals with internal and external correspondence; preparing presentations and reports.
Schedules and coordinates both internal and external meeting for senior executives; making reservations as required
Manages the Facility operations and the effective use of office supplies, stationeries and office equipment, such as printers, computers and photocopiers, generator etc.
Ensures that office operations are in compliance with policy provisions and standards.
Oversees the operation of office accounts, and plans and monitors expenditures as appropriate
Manage assigned projects and conduct research

Minimum Qualification:
University Degree in a relevant field
ACIPM, ACIPD certified
Knowledge & Skills:

Knowledge of the Nigerian Employment Law
Knowledge of office management principles and procedures
Ability to analyze and solve problems.
Ability to plan, develop, and coordinate multiple projects
Records maintenance/Data management skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent communication skills.

Job Title:  Program Officer– Government Relations
Job Description:

   Assist the key agencies including state and federal governments to ensure required support for LSETF programs & initiatives
Assist in taking inventory of all ongoing initiatives & agreements with the state government to identify opportunities for collaboration
Establish opportunities around regulation and policies that will improve operating conditions for MSME in Lagos State
Support regulators & stakeholders to advocate the implementation of policies & initiatives enhancing the operating conditions for MSMEs
Work with Local Government stakeholders to foster event development & skills to further develop their capacity to deliver quality sustainable events
Assists in the coordination of LSETF agenda
Work with research & policy to conduct periodic research and identify ways of improving services and projects of local businesses
Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualification:
University Degree in relevant field
Knowledge & Skills:
Knowledge of public information and government relations concepts, principles, methodology, and techniques

Job Title:  Program Officer- Micro Enterprise
Job Description:

Assist the Head, Micro Enterprise in the day to day activities related to Productive End-Use Component including budgeting, planning and design and execution of activity plans.
Support LSETF to promote MSMEs and for mapping of business activities in the  selected LCDA
Support LSETF to identify new and innovative enterprises in the LCDAs
Faciliate the provision of technical assistance and entrepreneurial skills to selected MSMEs
Assist to identify potential existing enterprises/business for upgrading
Carry out various studies in the area of assessing economic potential and opportunities for new businesses; need of financial services to the entrepreneurs
Provide support in promoting new and innovative businesses ideas in the community
Provide technical assistance to newly created businesses, and support market.
Liase with stakeholders for creating enabling environment for the promotion of MSME
Ensure regular follow-up, monitoring and reporting of program activities

Minimum Qualification:
Bachelor’s degree in Economics or Management
Master’s degree is an added advantage
Knowledge & Skills:

Demonstrated relevant practical experience working with MSMEs
Experience and knowledge in budgeting and reporting
Ability to build and maintain relationships with senior level colleagues, community leaders, government agencies, NGOs and private sector groups
Experience and knowledge in budgeting and reporting
Demonstrated strong written and oral communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
Demonstrated computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite applications- Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and outlook

Job Title:   IT Officer
Job Description:

Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks
Installation and configuration of computer hardware operating systems and applications
Taking staff or clients through a series of actions to help set up systems or resolve issues
Troubleshooting system and network problems; Diagnosing and solving hardware or software problems
Planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance upgrades; Replacing hardware parts as required
Maintaining records of software licenses
Providing report and documentation on organisation’s IT systems
Setting up new users’ accounts and profiles and dealing with password issues
Advising management on the integration of new technology to achieve organizational goals and objectives
Conducting electrical safety checks on computer equipment.

Minimum Qualification:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
Knowledge & Skills:

A thorough knowledge of operating systems, networking, hardware and software.
Time management
Analytical and Problem solving skills
Excellent Communication Skills

Job Title:  Program Officer- SME
Job Description:

Assist in developing & updating  SME strategy document
Assist in the credit worthiness assessment procedures
Provide support to the Head, SME to Prepare, Design and deliver  range of products, programs and schemes for the SME target beneficiaries & ensure effectiveness of products, programs and/or schemes
Assist in Designing and delivering adequate products, articulate the pricing conditions and terms of delivery for the on-lending partners to ensure alignment with LSETF developmental goal as well as the partners
Prepares and execute loan contracts and arrange for disbursement of loan in kind
Assist in conducting on-going review of SME needs and refine products/programs to address them in order to drive uptake across Lagos State
Assist in monitoring and tracking performance against targets and address relevant gaps
Have good knowledge about guideline of regulatory body and able to prepare loan reports for internal and external use.
Monitors the loan and follows up of the timely repayment.
Conduct research on key SME issues and distil key implications for LSETF
Conduct periodic reporting of progress with the programs

Minimum Qualification:
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
Knowledge & Skills:

Have a good understanding of financial institutions’ approaches to SME lending, risk mitigation strategies, loan appraisal criteria etc.
Strong analytical and numeracy skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (Both written and Oral)
Excellent project Management and stakeholder management Skills,
Ability to work on the field.

Job Title:  Officer- Internal Audit
Job Description:

Assist in the implementation of the Fund’s accounting policies, processes and procedures in line with global best practices
Identifying risks associated with LSETF business objectives
Evaluating the controls in place to mitigate risks in order to improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes
Provide value-added advice and support to business partners on the creation or modification of policies, procedures, processes, products or services to ensure an appropriate level of internal control and compliance is maintained.
Obtain, analyze and evaluate accounting documentation, previous reports, data, flowcharts etc.
Prepare and present reports that reflect audit’s results and document process
Identify loopholes and recommend risk aversion measures and cost savings
Advising the Head, Internal Audit on how to improve systems and processes.
Document process and prepare audit findings memorandum
Conduct follow up audits to monitor management’s interventions

Minimum Qualification:
University Degree in Accounting or Finance
ACCA, ICAN Certified
Knowledge & Skills:

Advanced computer skills on MS Office Suites, accounting software and databases
Ability to manipulate large amounts of data and to compile detailed reports
Proven knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations
High attention to detail and excellent analytical skills

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply

The Application Deadline:    28 October, 2016

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Lagos State Employment Trust Fund Graduate recruitment, October 12, 2016


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