Jobs at American University Nigeria

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent IT Engineers. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

How to Apply

Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to recruitment@aun.edu.ng  before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status. For information on AUN, visit our Web site at www.americanuniversitynigeria.org
 
Accountant (Treasury)Department: Financial Operations
Opening Date: December 20th, 2013
Closing Date: January 8th, 2014

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent IT Engineers. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Accountant (Treasury) is responsible for various tasks including daily, short- & long-term cash forecasting, cash receipt posting and tracking. The position ensures all records are accurate, complete and in adherence with IFRS, and AUN Financial Policies and Procedures.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field
ICAN, ANAN, ACCA professional certification will serve as an added advantage
A minimum of 2 years’ work experience in Accounting or Finance with demonstrated exposure to following areas: accounting, reconciliations, project management, financial analysis, research, procurement, and invoicing in medium to large organization
Experience working knowledge of large ERP System on a daily basis (OpenERP and Banner preferable)
Proficiency in the use of word processing and spreadsheet software including Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
Highly detail oriented and attention to detail
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills
High degree of personal integrity
Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

  Location: Adamawa
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified
Senior Accountant (Construction) Department: Financial Operations
Opening Date: December 20th, 2013
Closing Date: January 8th, 2014

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent IT Engineers. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Accountant (Construction) is responsible for various tasks including daily, short- & long-term cash forecasting, cash receipt posting, processing of payments, and tracking. The position ensures all records are accurate, complete and in adherence with IFRS, and AUN Financial Policies and Procedures.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field
Must demonstrate experience in construction accounting, financial management financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting
ICAN, ANAN, ACCA professional certification will serve as an added advantage
A minimum of 2 years’ work experience in Construction projects
Experience working knowledge of large ERP System on a daily basis (OpenERP and Banner preferable)
Proficiency in the use of word processing and spreadsheet software including Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
Highly detail oriented and attention to detail
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills.
High degree of personal integrity.
Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University. Location: Adamawa
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified
Senior Accountant (Reconciliation) Department: Financial Operations
Opening Date: December 20, 2013
Closing Date: January 8, 2014

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent Senior Accountant (Reconciliation). This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

This position leads a team of reconciliation accountants who perform various accounting duties, primarily focusing on performing various reconciliations including Bank and Balance Sheet account reconciliations. The position also prepares various monthly reports, month-end close responsibilities and analyzing the Balance Sheet.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field
Must possess a professional certification in ICAN, ANAN or ACCA
A minimum of 2 years’ of working knowledge of large ERP System on a daily basis (OpenERP and Banner preferable)
5 years’ work experience in Accounting or Finance with demonstrated exposure to following areas: accounting, reconciliations, project management, financial analysis, research, procurement, and invoicing in medium to large organization
Experience working knowledge of large ERP System on a daily basis (OpenERP and Banner preferable)
Proficiency in the use of word processing and spreadsheet software including Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
Highly detail oriented and attention to detail
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills
High degree of personal integrity
Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.


Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University. Location: Adamawa
Experience: 2 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified
Department: OTS/DIT/NTU
Opening Date: December 19, 2013
Closing Date: December 27, 2013

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent Network Engineers. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.



SUMMARY OF POSITION:

A network engineer is to monitor the cabling structure and devices within the AUN network; ensuring proper functionality of entire system. The network engineer also creates and sets up ways in which the network can be configured and managed. This person will help implement, troubleshoot, analyze, and maintain networks.

Position Requirements:

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar from a recognized tertiary institution with at least 1 (one) year of relevant job experience.
Certifications: MCSE, CCNA, CCNA sec
Certification in CCNP, CCSP, CCDP is preferable
Advanced knowledge of cabling structured network.
Operating Systems knowledge: Windows, Cisco IOS, Linux family
Hands-on experience implementing and administrating Cisco network equipment: switches, routers, firewalls, network protocols, VoIP., Wireless Access Points and WLAN Controllers
Demonstrable level of competence including:
A thorough understanding of the network technology and protocols
A practical level of experience implementing and administrating common
TCP/IP-based and other services
Working knowledge of common network monitoring and security utilities
Troubleshooting focused on determining hardware vs. software, network vs. application/systems
Ability to prioritize and multitask
Strong analytical abilities and professional office experience needed.
Willingness to learn new technologies and maintain industry knowledge
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to lift, carry, and move network equipment and other ancillary equipment.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

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  Location: Adamawa
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study: Computer Science
Required Grade: Not Specified
IT Engineer Department: OTS/DIT/USU
Opening Date: December 19, 2013
Closing Date: December 27, 2013

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent IT Engineers. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.



SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The IT Engineer assists students, faculty and staff to maintain, repair and configure laptops and desktops. IT Engineer is responsible for general maintenance of University’s desktops and laptops.

Position Requirements:

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from a recognized tertiary institution in a relevant field, with 1 (one) year of experience.
Advanced knowledge of university supported applications.
Ability to learn and support new technologies.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Working continuously on a task until completion (or referral to third parties, if appropriate)
Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Certifications in MCSE, CCNA and others are preferable.


Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Adequate knowledge of AUN Policies and Procedures and the university IT Policy.
Possess high level interpersonal communication skills.
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University. Location: Adamawa
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study: Computer Science
Required Grade: Not Specified
Department: Student Affairs
Opening Date: December 17, 2013
Closing Date: December 23, 2013

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking Permanent Academic Advisors. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.



SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Academic Advisor assesses student needs, goals, interests and prior academic experiences in order to guide students in the design and implementation of a successful academic plan. The position shall collaborate with faculty members to address the academic advising needs of individuals or group of students. The position shall report directly to the Assistant Director Advising and Retention. She/he will be required to work on separate scheduled office hours

Position Requirements:

A Bachelors’ degree in a related field from a recognized tertiary institution with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience working with college students or young adults in an academic or career services counseling capacity.
Sound understanding of academic advising and student development theory, and success in working collaboratively with faculty, administrators, and students
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Flexibility on time/office hours is very key to this position
Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, administrators and other staff members;
Ability to make balanced judgments and decisions;
Ability to work well with individuals from diverse backgrounds
Strong organizational and planning skills.
Attentive listening skills


Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Ability to work collaboratively with faculty, administrators and other staff members;
Ability to make balanced judgments and decisions;
Ability to work well with individuals from diverse backgrounds
Strong organizational and planning skills.
Attentive listening skills
Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

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  Location: Adamawa
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified