|The British High Commission Abuja - LE IV Entry Clearance Assistants|
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|Thursday, 28 June 2012 21:06|
LE IV Entry Clearance Assistants
BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION, ABUJA
The British High Commission Abuja has the following vacancy in its Visa Section:
Position: LE IV Entry Clearance Assistants
The British High Commission is looking for a number of Entry Clearance Assistants to work in the Visa Section. The successful candidates will undertake a variety of tasks to support visa operations. This position is for an initial one (1) year contract and may be subject to renewal.
We are looking for someone with good oral and written communication skills. In particular, the successful candidate should be able to work quickly and accurately, often under pressure, have a positive approach to tackling problems and a willingness to take on new tasks. The most important qualities required are diligence, resilience, self motivation, a flexible approach and the ability to work well and lead a team.
Previous experience of working within a visa section or other office environment, good keyboard skills and familiarity with computers and software packages (notably MS Word, Excel and straightforward databases) is desirable, although training will be provided where necessary.
This is a full time position.
Successful candidates must be available to start work as soon as possible.
This is a full time position from 8am – 4pm, Monday to Thursday and 8am – 1pm on Friday. The job will be graded LE IV with a monthly starting salary of N194,897 including allowances. Successful candidates who are not liable to pay Nigerian tax will be subject to a 10 % notional tax deduction on the basic salary. The salary will be paid in Naira.
Interviews will be conducted within 2 weeks following the closing date. All candidates will be interviewed against the following core competencies.
Working with Others – Treats others with consideration and respect. Works effectively and supportively with colleagues, both individually and in teams.
Delivering Results – Demonstrates the skills and motivation to complete all tasks competently, accurately and on time. Solves problems within own area of responsibility but knows when to seek guidance.
Communicating – Conveys information accurately and concisely. Expresses own views and contributes to team debate.
Customer Focus – Understands and focuses on customer needs. Offers new ideas to improve customer service.
All those interested in applying should send a CV (which should include contact phone number); passport size photograph, copy of passport bio-data page and a covering letter detailing relevant experience to the following address:
How to Apply
Applications should be sent to:
Human Resources Assistant
British High Commission Abuja
19 Torrens Close