Manager at Direct Danniel Investment Limited (DDIL)

Direct Danniel Investment Limited (DDIL) is a limited liability company and a Parent body to seven (7) different subsidiaries namely: Direct Danniel Savings/Loan, International Film Village and Estates, Mega Contribution, Christian Cable Television Network, Five Star Security Company, Legends of Africa and ICDAF Films Production Company. A short summary of the services of these subsidiaries are: Real Estate, Cable Television Channel, Film Production and Marketing, Savings and Loans business, Import and Export e.t.c.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Manager
Location: Nationwide
Employment Type: Full-time

About this Role

  • We are looking for managers to fill different managerial positions in Direct Daniel Investment Limited and its’ seven (7) subsidiaries which are:
    • Real Estate Manager
    • Structural Development Manager
    • Urban And Regional Manager
    • Sales Manager
    • Works Manager
    • Human Resources Manager
    • Business Manager
    • Finance Manager
    • Security Manager
    • Event Manager
    • International Relations Manager
    • Equipment Manager
    • Technical Manager
    • Studio Manager
    • Content Manager
    • Rental Manager
    • Loan Manager
    • Field Manager
    • Marketing Manager
    • Content Manager
    • Project Manager
    • Trustfund Manager
    • Media Manager
    • Production Manager
    • Finance Manager
    • Protocol Manager
  • Each of these roles requires a leader to possess exceptional soft skills.
  • He/she should excel in owner, guest and associate relations and must be resourceful, highly self-motivated, possess a strong work ethic and keen sense of urgency, have exceptional written/verbal communication skills, and be able to guide and direct work teams, individuals, and various operating departments to achieve business development objectives. The candidate must be a resident of the state he/she is applying from.


  • Familiarize yourself with each organization's brand ideals and website to create content that supports their objectives and desired identity
  • Stay abreast of current best practices in the industry and review competitor websites to compare their activities with those of your company
  • Lead the production of both scripted and non-scripted projects. Working with creative leads, internal and external production teams to ensure flawless execution of each project whether on a sound stage or a remote international location.
  • Create and manage all production documentation including budgets, appearance & talent releases, NDA’s, status updates, and delivery timelines.
  • Role will require flexibility with production hours, extensive travel, nights and weekends may be required
  • Oversee a content production team's creation and management of targeted content for the company's website
  • Develop a web content strategy that encompasses the goals of a company and aligns with the company's image
  • Cooperate with the marketing team to create web content and monitor its effectiveness over time
  • Manage the daily activities of a content team composed of writers, graphic designers, videographers, and other industry professionals
  • Maintain a content marketing calendar that schedules all aspects of the creation and delivery of content throughout the year
  • Use target keywords to write search-engine copy that is optimized for search engines (SEO) while remaining entertaining and informative


  • Bachelor's Degree / HND in Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, Social Science, Urban Planning, or related field and five (3) years’ directly related experience in Community Development or Real Estate Management.
  • Bachelor's Degree / HND in Business Management, Industrial Technology, Communications, Human Resources, or related field (4+ years of Sales and/or Management experience may be considered in lieu of degree.)
  • Or High School Diploma and nine (9) years' of directly related experience in Community Development, Real Estate and Banking
  • 2-3 years work experience.
  • At least 4-6 years of experience in film production as a Production Coordinator, Production Manager or Line Producer
  • 2+ years of Sales and/or Management experience
  • At least three to four years of agency experience or in a similar role
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages
  • Ability to act decisively
  • Strong attention to detail is must
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure with tight deadlines and handle last minute changes
  • Ability to handle confidential information and interact with high-level executives and talent
  • Functional knowledge of industry terminology, equipment types, event schedules, and production roles deployed in a typical production scenario.
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Expertise with using SEO best practices to write creative copy that includes effective keyword placement
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with a good command of the English language
  • Extremely computer literate, especially with how to write, interpret, and edit HTML scripts
  • Advanced written communication skills and an ability to read copy in English
  • Experience with social media engagement strategies and best practices
  • Professional presence, good judgment and the ability to anticipate needs
  • Outstanding creative problem-solving capabilities
  • Experience working on international productions preferred
  • Proven work experience and knowledge in operations, administration and maintenance.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Must possess soft skills
  • Must be a resident of the state he/she is applying from
  • Ability to conceive fresh and appealing ideas for new content that establishes or supports the company's brand identity
  • Strong skills in creating original content that targets a specific audience and meets company objective
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and people in a fast-paced environment under daily time constraints.


  • Strong Project Management skills (Complex projects) and proven track record
  • Strong sense of cooperation (internal and external stakeholders)
  • Understanding of real estate transactional and contractual papers
  • Capacity to communicate effectively in both oral and written English and develop succinct and accurate written materials.
  • Capacity to work in a fast-paced, flexible setting with a large volume of work
  • Prior experience in structural analysis
  • Analytical ability to assess needs and bring closure to deals
  • Strong knowledge of Community Reinvestment Act/Home Mortgage Disclosure Act regulations
  • Strong knowledge of financial services products
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of housing programs and knowledge of business lending functions
  • Experience applying administrative policies, rules and procedures in a higher education setting
  • Capability of multitasking & working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Interpersonal skills to work with a wide variety of people daily, build and maintain relationships, and network.
  • Highly proficient in human resources software database or similar system
  • Contact new and existing customers to discuss needs.
  • Emphasize the features of products and services, and answer customer, and potential customer, questions regarding products and services.
  • Negotiate product and service pricing and terms and prepare sales agreements.
  • Collaborate with colleagues from many different sectors of IFIVE
  • Create and maintain contact lists and follow up with customers to maintain and build relationships.
  • Meet and exceed customer service expectations.
  • Maintain professional relationships with co-workers and customers.
  • Experience with payroll processes and systems
  • Professional experience with the range of roles common to a Media station including staff and departments.
  • Confidence and strong self-assuredness to succeed in maintaining relationships with existing customers, as well as building relationships with prospective customers.
  • Strong communication skills to clearly convey the attributes and benefits of products and services to existing and potential customers.
  • Customer service and sales skills to listen to the concerns and needs of a customer, and the ability to address their needs.
  • Physical endurance, and the ability to be on feet as business dictates.
  • Ability to identify prospective customers, generate leads, and conversion of competitor accounts.

N100,000 - N150,000 Monthly.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: If you have ANY of the following requirements including must be a permanent resident of the state he/she is applying from and have at least 4 sets of skills out of the skills listed above, you are eligible to apply

Application Deadline  8th July, 2022.

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