April 2016 Available position at VSO for a Recruitment Manager

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organization that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Recruitment Manager

Location: Abuja

Skills, Knowledge and Experience



  • Demonstrable Experience of managing an end to end recruitment process across a country/region, managing and filling vacancies appropriately.
  • Experience of working with recruitment systems and ability to produce progress reports on a regular basis.
  • Relevant academic qualifications.

Relationship Management:

  • Experience of working with colleagues located dispersedly, able to build strong working relationships, gaining trust and mutual respect; being flexible, responding to perspectives and being assertive when appropriate.
  • Experience of working with external recruitment suppliers and other people external to the organisation.
  • Experience of cross-cultural working and an understanding of issues of diversity.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Articulate, persuasive and concise.
  • Budget management:
  • Experience of managing a budget and making cost savings.

Customer orientation:

  • Customer focus mind-set, understanding and experience of importance of listening to, understanding and meeting the needs of customers.

Information Technology:

  • Knowledge and experience of Microsoft and Applicants Tracking Systems (APS)
  • Attention to detail: strong attention to detail, ensuring work is correct and able to quality check work of others.


  • Experience of working in a virtual team.
  • Experience gained within a volunteering/Non Governmental Organisation context.
  • Commitment to VSO’s work and values

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

Interview/Assessment Date(s)
5th April, 2016

Start Date
3rd May, 2016.

Application Deadline 
3rd April, 2016.