IITA is one of the worlds leading research partners in finding solutions
for hunger, malnutrition, and poverty. Its award-winning
research-for-development (R4D) approach addresses the development needs
of tropical countries. IITA works with partners to enhance crop quality
and productivity, reduce producer and consumer risks, and generate
wealth from agriculture.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, seeks suitable
Nigerian for the position below at the Institute’s headquarters in
Job Title: Human Resources Information Systems Assistant
Recruitment Type: National (3-year renewable contract)
Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:
- Assist in the implementation of HR software
- Assist in development and maintenance of applications and
databases to automate specific HR processes. Input and update existing
and new staff data into information systems
- Assist in reviewing, updating and cleansing of HR data Identify
application requirements with other HR staff and ICT staff Assist in
providing HR software and IT solutions Assist in providing day-to-day
technical support and advice to HR staff and other HR Information System
users. Contribute to overall HR goals by carrying out tasks as may be
directed by HR management and supervisor.
- B.Sc/HND in Computer Science, Statistics or any related field
with at least three (3) years relevant experience in database management
and software development
- Ideal Candidate must:
- Have good communication, interpersonal skills, ICT skills, planning, and organizational skills.
- Must have business savvy skill and Critical thinking skill.
- Be a team player.
We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive benefits and
excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
How to Apply
Interested applicant should forward their applications including a
covering letter which should address how the candidates
background/experience relates to the specific duties of the position
applied for, curriculum vitae, names and addresses of three professional
referees (which must include either the Head of the applicants
current or previous organization or applicants direct
Supervisor/Superior at his/her present or former place of work).
- IITA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to
increasing diversity and inclusion in the workforce, therefore female
candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
- Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline 8th March, 2017.