April 2016 American University of Nigeria Graduate Jobs Vacancies At Atiku Center

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking personnel into the following open positions below. These positions are local positions and open to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.
Job Title:  Administrative Assistant

DepartmentAtiku Center
Position Requirements:
• A good first degree plus three (2) years’ secretarial/administrative experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
• Excellent oral and written English communication skills.
• Understand the basic functioning of ICT in an organization (user-support, hardware, software, networks and IP Telephony).
• Have good CRM (customer Relationship Management) skills
• Work under pressure and with little or no supervision
• Experience in the AUN culture should be an advantage
• Experience in the use of OpenERP application system would also be an advantage
• Project Management knowledge will be strongly considered
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Ability to develop a work schedule, set goals, creates / implements actions plans and monitor progress towards goals. 
• Knowledge of standard office policies and procedures.
• Skill in developing and maintaining effective working relationships.
• Skill in typing/word processing and use of personal computer/software.
• Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy confidentiality. 
• Ability to undertake self-directed tasks when necessary.
• Excellent time management skills and attention to detail.
• Experience of working and or living in northern Nigeria will be advantage
Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant
DepartmentAtiku Center
Position Requirements:
• A good first degree in Statistics, Economics, Mathematics from a recognized tertiary institution.
• A minimum of two (2) years relevant experience.
• Above average skills in the use of computer software for basic analysis
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills Significant relevant experience, preferably in a community focused project
• Intermediate to expert level competence with MS Office and database applications.
• Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions to enhance organizational effectiveness.
• Academic expertise, administrative experience and marketing skills.
• Excellent time management skills.
• Ability to make clear, timely decisions.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Good understanding of the challenge and significance of building a new Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Development center 
• Should have the ability to interact effectively with student, alumni, high school teachers and university staff.
• Dynamic and innovative personality.
• Experience of living and working in northern Nigeria is an advantage.
Job Title:  Finance Assistant
DepartmentAtiku Center
osition Requirements:
• BSc degree in Accounting, Economics, Business Administration or a related discipline from a recognized tertiary institution.
• 6 months experience in same or a similar position. 
• Excellent proficiency with the use of database management software and other computer devices to perform duties more efficiently.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
• Ability to analyze data and provide recommendations. 
• Experience with MS-Office.  
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information.
• Confidentiality concerning personal files and records.
Job Title: Project Assistant
DepartmentAtiku Center
Position Requirements:
• A good first degree plus three (2) years’ project experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
• Excellent oral and written English communication skills.
• Understand the basic functioning of ICT in an organization (user-support, hardware, software, networks and IP Telephony).
• Experience in working with local communities, women and children
• Work under pressure and with little or no supervision
• Experience in planning and or supporting workshops
• Project Management knowledge will be strongly considered
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Ability to develop a work schedule, set goals, creates / implements actions plans and monitor progress towards goals. 
• Knowledge of standard office policies and procedures.
• Skill in developing and maintaining effective working relationships.
• Skill in typing/word processing and use of personal computer/software.
• Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy confidentiality. 
• Ability to undertake self-directed tasks when necessary.
• Excellent time management skills and attention to detail.
• Experience of working and or living in northern Nigeria will be advantage
 Job Title:  Project Supervisors
DepartmentAtiku Center
Position Requirements:
• A good first degree in the social sciences , Pure and applied sciences from a recognized tertiary institution.
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills and computer knowledge
• Experience working within community structures
• Experience working with Women and the poor and marginalized
• Ability to use computers and computer applications is a plus 
• Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions to enhance organizational effectiveness. 
• Good people management skills
• Knowledge of local language will be a  plus
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Good understanding of the challenge facing IDP Women
• Should have the ability to interact effectively with student, alumni, high school Dynamic and innovative personality.
 Job Title: Project Coordinator
DepartmentAtiku Center
Position Requirements:
• A good first degree in Social and or pure sciences, from a recognized tertiary institution.
• A minimum of five (2) years relevant experience, managing projects
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills 
• Good computer knowledge and ability to use basic MS office applications
• Significant relevant experience, preferably in a community focused project
• Experience managing a team of people
• Very good report writing skills
• A good knowledge of M&E systems and processes
• Knowledge of basic statistical packages
• Experienced in conducting workshops and engaging partners
• Good people management skills
• Intermediate to expert level competence with MS Office and database applications.
• Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions to enhance organizational effectiveness. 
• Academic expertise, administrative experience and marketing skills.
• Excellent time management skills. 
• Ability to make clear, timely decisions.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Should have the ability to interact effectively with staff and partners
• Dynamic and innovative personality.
• Experience living and working in northern Nigeria will be an advantage
Description of Benefits:
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.
How to Apply 
Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to recruitment@aun.edu.ng before the closing date of this publication.
The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status. 
For information on AUN, visit our Web site at www.americanuniversitynigeria.org
Closing Date: 4th May, 2016