April 2016 Directors of Membership & Registration at the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN)

The Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) was established by Decree No. 49 of 1993, promulgated on June 10, and gazetted on August 9, of that year.

The Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) is a body corporate with perpetual succession and common seal, a legal entity charged with the control and supervision of the Computing Profession in the country.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Director of Membership & Registration

Location: Lagos
Job Grade Level: Director
Reports to: Registrar/ CE
Group: Registration and Membership
Supervises: Heads of Units
Department: Registration and Membership

Job Accountabilities

    • Registration of new members into the different, membership categories that are available.

  • Liaise with the Council Committee on Registration, Regulation and Control on the formulation and implementation of policies on  registration of new members and management of the existing members
  • Identification and convocation of Membership Development programmes that will enable members to conform to the demands of the 21st century.
  • Designing and implementation of  a membership management programme  that is relevant to the needs of members


  • Develop, initiate , maintain and periodically revise policy and procedure for the registration of  members into the profession
  • Periodically review  (in consort with the Director, Legal) Members Code of Ethics, and any other relevant documents to ensure continuing currency and relevance
  • Consult with the Director, Legal as needed to determine legal issues pertaining to the function
  • Ensure  equitable representation and participation for Council in respect of its collaboration with relevant statutory bodies in the exercise of its accreditation function
  • Develop and implement appropriate response mechanisms for reported violations of Members Code of Ethics,  Standards and relevant provisions of Council&rsquos enabling Act
  • Develop the organization&rsquos monitoring & evaluation capacity/mechanisms
  • Identify the training needs of staff to enhance their  performance and efficiency
  • Development  department) departmental training needs

Skills / Competence Requirements
Required knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Good first and second degree in Computer Science or other related discipline. etc
  • Recognised professional qualification e.g. NCS, CPN, NIM, CIPM etc
  • Good understanding and knowledge of membership management, Administration  and general management
  • Good  presentation and managerial skills
  • Good analytical and creative skills

Generic Skills:

  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Supervisory Skills:

  • General managerial and administration
  • Team building & conflict management
  • Coaching
  • Leadership / Influencing
  • Organization and coordination skills


  • A minimum of fifteen years experience in Administration, Personnel and general Management

Application Closing Date
13th May, 2016.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application letter and CV’s to:
Professor Vincent Ele Asor FNCS
President/Chairman of Council,
Computer Professionals (Registration Council of Nigeria),
110, Norman William Street,
South-West, Ikoyi,
Lagos State.

Send their email to: careers@cpn.gov.ng