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Saturday, November 28, 2015

Hilton Worldwide Finance Graduate Development Programme 2015

Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts seeks the services of qualified individuals for its  Graduate Development Programme 2015. For 95 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company’s portfolio of eleven world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,100 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 685,000 rooms in 92 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels,Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors

We are recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Position: FINESSE - The Hilton EMEA Finance Graduate Development Programme

Job Number: EUR012G1
Schedule: Full-time

What is the aim of the Programme?
  • The Finesse programme aims to develop a group of talented, internationally mobile Finance people and fast track them to Finance Director positions within 5-7 years of starting the Programme.
What will I do?
  • Finesse consists of a 24-month training programme which encompasses two international 12-month placements in our hotels. During your placements, you will gain all-round Finance experience whilst working in all the main Finance functions. You will also gain exposure in the other key functional areas of Operations, Business Development and Human Resources. You will participate in off-the-job training and have business driven projects to complete. Following successful completion of this 2 year programme you will then be assigned into a full-time Finance role in year 3.
  • During Finesse your progress is constantly assessed, so you always know how you are developing. As the programme is so flexible, it will take into account all training that you have had to date and build on it, rather than making you repeat things unnecessarily.
Where will I be?
  • The location of your placements will depend on availability and could be anywhere within the Europe, Middle East and Africa region (subject to Visa restrictions etc.)
When will I start?
  • If you are successful you will start the programme on 1st September 2016.
Learning & Development:
  • The key focus here will be for you to complete the CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) Professional Finance qualification.
  • This is a highly regarded professional qualification with global recognition in the Finance profession. This process will be supported by Hilton in terms of both funding and learning support.
  • The CIMA qualification typically takes 3 years to complete, so this will be completed during your first 2 placements and then completed in your 3rd year whilst working full-time within one of our hotel operations.
  • During your 24-month training you will also take part in a number of other face-to-face training courses focused on other business competence areas.
  • As a Finesse participant you will also have access to the Hilton University, our on-line learning and development tool, through which you can complete e-learning courses, learn a language on-line and make use of our on-line business library.
Support all the Way:
  • Finesse participants are supported throughout their career progression with the Finesse Mentoring Programme where senior managers within Hilton take on the role of Mentors.
Are you someone who is Smart? Passionate? Ambitious?
  • These are the questions that we ask any potential candidate before they apply to the Finesse Programme.
There are other key criteria for the Finesse Programme:
  • You must have a Bachelors Degree or equivalent in a Finance, Accounting or related subject by September 2016
  • You must speak, read and write English fluently
  • You must be willing/able to live and work in the Europe, Middle East and Africa Region
  • You must be fully mobile within the 2 year programme to join your 2 placement hotels
  • You must have the desire to become a Finance Director
  • We will accept both internal and external candidates as long as the above criteria apply
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Novo Nordisk Vacancy : Business Graduates Programmes 2015

Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company, is currently recruiting for its  Business Graduates Programmes 2015 on a 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. The company also has leading positions within haemophilia care, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy. Novo Nordisk employs approximately 40,700 employees in 75 countries, and markets its products in more than 180 countries.

Are you ready to re-define your career in a challenging and rewarding affiliate spanning 49 countries?

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Business Graduate


Job Description
  • Begin the journey of a lifetime in 2016
  • Right now, we are looking for top-of-the class graduates for the Novo Nordisk Business Graduate Programme to start in September 2016.
  • The Graduate Programme provides a springboard for a life-changing career and a unique chance to bring your skills, talent, and the knowledge you gained during your master’s degree to life in a global business environment.
A global programme:
  • The Business Graduate Programme in Nigeria for newly graduated master’s students is a 2-year programme. During three 8-month rotations you will learn valuable skills as you work across different business areas and countries.
  • Your first rotation will take place in Nigeria, the second at our headquarters in Denmark and the third in one of our business areas or affiliates.
  • With each rotation you’ll face new challenges and gain experience, while at the same time you will expand your professional network.
Global opportunities:
  • With each rotation during the programme you’ll face new challenges and gain knowledge and experience, while at the same time you will expand your professional network for your future career.
  • After finishing the programme you will take up a permanent position in Nigeria as e.g. business or project analyst, internal consultant, specialist, project coordinator or similar.
  • To join the Business Graduate Programme in Nigeria you must hold a recent master’s degree in economics, management, international business, marketing or a related field.
  • The ideal candidates have worked for no more than 1 year since finishing their studies.
  • We are looking for strong individuals who are results-oriented, ambitious and able to adapt to change. You will need to be able to work as part of a team and enjoy learning new things in a fast-paced environment.
  • This specific Graduate Programme is targeted at local candidates from Nigeria.
Application Closing Date
4th January, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Monday, November 23, 2015

Etisalat Nigeria Vacancy : Specialist, Quality Assurance

Etisalat Nigeria is currently seeking the services of a qualified Specialist, Quality Assurance. We are in a world where people's reach is not limited by matter or distance; a world where people will effortlessly stay in touch with family and friends; a world where businesses of all sizes can reach new markets without the limitations of distance and travel.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Specialist, Quality Assurance

Job Summary  
  • Plan and execute the testing of all newly developed products and services to identify and escalate product faults or malfunctions.
Principal Functions       
  • Plan, coordinate and ensure periodic product testing.
  • Define suitable testing environment to assess proper functioning of all Etisalat products and services.
  • Identify product faults/malfunctions, document findings and escalate to the relevant product development teams as required.
  • Monitor and follow up on product modification initiatives and track successes.
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on potential problem areas based on historical information gathered from previous tests conducted.
  • Review all product documentation (including instruction manuals and corporate website content) to ensure technical accuracy, compliance, and completeness, and to mitigate risks.
  • Provide guidance and manage the performance of subordinates (where applicable).
  • Liaise with relevant unit/team/function in carrying out all relevant activities.
  • Attend team/divisional/departmental meetings as required.
  • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Manager, Quality Assurance.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Quality Assurance.
Educational Requirements       
  • First degree or its equivalent in a relevant discipline.
Experience, Skills & Competencies       
  • Three (3) to five (5) years relevant work experience.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
interested and qualified candidates should:

NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards 2015/2016

NNPC/MPN ,is currently looking for suitable individuals as part of support to educational development and human capacity building, Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN), operator of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/MPN Joint Venture awards annual scholarships to qualified undergraduate students in Nigerian Universities.

Applications for the 2015 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate National Scholarship are based on the following criteria:

2015/2016 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards

Geographical Coverage
Awards will be made to qualified and suitable students who are currently admitted in Nigerian Universities irrespective of state of origin including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Undergraduate Scholarship AwardsThis program is funded by Mobil Producing Nigeria, operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/MPN Joint Venture. Since 1998, a total of 500 undergraduate scholarships are awarded annually. This is a significant increase on the 13 awards offered at inception of the scheme in 1974. The awards are made to suitably qualified students from every state of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

However, about 62 per cent of the total NNPC/MPN Undergraduate scholarship awards are allocated to students who are indigenes of the operational communities/ States - Akwa Ibom (50%) and Rivers States (12%). There is also a merit award (10%) to the best 50 candidates in the selection tests. The remaining places go to students from other states including the Federal Capital territory (FCT), based on merit and fair geographical spread.

The current scholarship awards are for disciplines in Engineering (Petroleum, Chemical Mechanical, Electrical/Electronics and Civil,) Geology/Geophysics, Medicine, Agricultural Science (and related fields) as well as Computer Science.

Other schemes sponsored by this partnership include the NNPC/ESSO National and International Postgraduate Scholarship Awards. These scholarship programs are amongst several initiatives by the ExxonMobil upstream subsidiary companies EEPNL and MPN), along with the respective partners and co-venturer, to help build capacities of young and brilliant Nigerians and further boost pool of qualified manpower for career opportunities in Nigeria and abroad.

Requirements and Eligibility
E-applications are invited from full-time undergraduates in their FIRST YEAR (100 LEVEL) or SECOND YEAR (200 LEVEL) of study in any of the under-listed courses in Nigerian Universities:
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronics Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Geology/Geophysics
  • Medicine (MBBS Only)
  • Agricultural Science (And related fields)
  • Computer Science
  • Candidates must be holders of the SSCE or its Equivalent with at least six subjects passed at a sitting
  • Applicants must be registered full-time undergraduates in their 1st or 2nd year of study in any Nigerian University
  • Students who are currently on similar scholarship awards from other oil and gas companies should not apply
  • Dependants of employees of Mobil Producing Nigeria, Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc and Esso Exploration and Production Nigeria Limited are not eligible for this scholarship.
Application Closing Date
1st December, 2015.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:

Before you start this Application
1.) Ensure you have clear scanned copies of the following documents:
  • Passport photograph with white background not more than 3 months old (450px by 450px not more than 200kb)
  • Current University ID card
  • Admission letter
  • Birth certificate
  • O' Level result
  • JAMB Result
  • SSCE result or its equivalent
  • Evidence of State of origin obtained from the appropriate Local Government Area and duly signed by the Chairman or Secretary
2.) Ensure the documents are named according to what they represent to avoid mixing up documents during upload
3.) Ensure you attach the appropriate documents when asked to upload

Steps to Complete the application
To apply, when the page opens follow the steps below:

1.) Click on "Apply Now" tab.
2.) Click on "Register Now" to create an account.
3.) Proceed to your email box to activate your account
4.) Click on www.scholastica.ng to return to Scholarship site
5.) Enter your registered email and password to upload your information.
6.) Enter your personal information, National Identification Number (if available), educational information, other information and upload required scanned documents.
7.) Ensure the name used in application matches the names on all documentation in same order. Upload a sworn affidavit or certificate if otherwise.
8.) Ensure you view all documents after uploading, to eliminate errors during uploading.
9.) When asked to upload photo, upload a pass-port photograph with a white background.
10.) Recheck application information to avoid errors
11.) Click "Apply Now" to submit information at: http://scholastica.ng/schemes/nnpcmpn or return to the home page www.scholastica.ng and select the 2015 NNPC/MPN Undergraduate Scholarship Awards to be redirected to the application page.
12.) You will receive an email that confirms your application was successful.
13.) Return to www.scholastica.ng, enter your Email and Password to download your profile and proceed to have your referee to sign the document.
14.) Upload a scanned copy of the signed profile, this would be used for verification.
15.) If National Identification Number (NIN) number was not available in step 6, to obtain your National Identification Number (NIN).
  • Visit http://ninenrol.gov.ng to register and learn more about the National Identity Number.
  • Click "Create Account" and fill in the required fields.
  • Login with Email and Password to complete the form.
  • After completion, schedule a date for photo and finger print capture.
  • Visit any of the capture centers https://www.nimc.gov.ng/?q=nin-registration-centres  to complete the registration process and obtain your National Identity Number.
  • You can also do your total registration at the NIMC office
16.) Return to: www.scholastica.ng/  and update application with National Identification Number (NIN) to ensure completion.

  • Multiple applications attract a disqualification penalty from the Scholarship board.
  • We will accept applications through this web site address only. Hard copies of any document submitted will not be processed. All interested students are advised to click on “How to Apply” tab to proceed.
  • In line with our e-scholarship administration system, selected students will be invited for computer-administered qualifying tests in selected examination centers nationwide.
  • Short-listed candidates for the qualifying test will be invited by email and SMS text messages.
  • All applicants are therefore advised to ensure that GSM telephone numbers and personal email addresses are properly entered into the e-forms on the web site.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

IBM Nigeria Vacancy : Graduate Cloud Advisor

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), a global technology and innovation company is recruiting for the position of a Graduate Cloud Advisor. Our headquartered in Armonk, NY. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 400,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Cloud Advisor

Auto req ID: 17149BR
Location: Nigeria

Job Descriptions
  • As an IBM Cloud Advisor, you will be a key catalyst for the advancement of cloud client engagements from client exploration to active opportunity.
  • You will spend 40-60% of your time interfacing directly with the clients and IBM field teams.
  • You are responsible for the overall success of our clients’ cloud adoption.
  • Your knowledge will be essential to deliver new and complex high quality solutions in response to varying business objectives.
  • You will incorporate in-depth knowledge of leading-edge products and technology in conjunction with industry and business results.
  • As a key player within the engagement team, you will collaborate on innovative ideas using proven approaches to deliver a winning solution.
  • As a member of the Cloud advisor team, you will capture best in class approaches and support elevating the skills and knowledge of sellers.
Role Descriptions
  • Solution Identifier / Qualifier with Clients
  • Communicator to navigate and simplify technology and business implications of Cloud
  • Technology Advisor to assist clients with their cloud transformations
  • Grow IBM Cloud skills across our client facing teams
  • Publish and Share their experiences and best practices
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 1 year experience in Develop Architecture
  • At least 1 year experience in Knowledge of Softlayer (or similar) Products and Services
  • At least 1 year experience in Architectural Leadership
  • At least 1 year experience in Lead Strategy/Design/Implementation of Solution
  • English: Fluent
  • Information Technology
  • At least 2 years experience in Develop Architecture
  • At least 2 years experience in Knowledge of Softlayer (or similar) Products and Services
  • At least 2 years experience in Architectural Leadership
  • At least 2 years experience in Lead Strategy/Design/Implementation of Solution
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • At least 1 year experience in Develop Architecture
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
  • At least 2 years experience in Develop Architecture
  • At least 2 years experience in Knowledge of Softlayer (or similar) Products and Services
  • At least 2 years experience in Architectural Leadership
  • At least 2 years experience in Lead
  • Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Preferred Education: Master's Degree
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: