INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY AT JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT NIGERIA

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Post: IT Officer (Intern)

Reports To: Manager, Information Technology

Location: Junior Achievement Nigeria Head Office, Lekki, Lagos state.

Term: Minimum 6 Month Commitment

Start Date: July 2014


The position:
The IT Officer at Junior Achievement Nigeria will provide effective IT assistance across all aspects of the business and will provide backup and support the IT Manager. He/she will monitor and maintain the computer systems and networks of the organization. He/She may install and configure computer systems, diagnose hardware and software faults and solve technical and applications problems, either over the phone or in person. The person will be instrumental in increasing our social media presence and getting visibility for our organization.

Key Responsibility Areas:
Provide first level IT Support for all JAN staff
Troubleshoot technical issues to resolution and/or escalate when required
Ensure that backup of staff Data is carried out frequently
Providing assistance as required to the IT Manager
Performing miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by the IT Manager
Performing basic administrative support duties as required, to meet specific operational objectives
Undertaking small-to-medium sized IT Projects as instructed by the IT Manager.
Monitor and Update our existing social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.)
Finding users to follow/friend/like our business
Writing and posting blog posts/tweets/updates, etc.2 – 5 updates each week
Tracking the growth and the impact of social media on our organization
Replying to comments, messages, etc.
Develop 
and 
launch 
social 
campaigns, 
competitions 
and
 contests
Consistently learn and grow, ask pertinent questions
Identify 
key 
metrics 
and 
track 
growth
 on 
all 
channels as well as compile 
weekly 
progress 
reports

Skills and Attributes:
Proficient with Microsoft Office products, possesses functional knowledge
Experience with HTML/CSS
Excellent written and verbal communication, strong editing skills and an ability to work individually on a project or in a team environment
Be creative with an eye for design
Knowledge of digital media software – Photoshop or other graphic design software, etc. is preferred
Knowledge of social media – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, blogs, etc.
Energy, with a desire to come up with fresh ideas on how to grow our online presence
Ability to identify a target market and “speak” to that consumer through social media
Experience in proof-reading and editing
Ability to deal with uncertainty
Ability to contribute individually, and participate in cross-functional teams
Is self-directed, eager to meet and exceed objectives, and excited to take on more responsibility
Brings to the position organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
Ability to communicate results to Manager
Ability to plan, organize, and evaluate tasks at hand as well as foresee upcoming creative opportunities
Strong commitment to ethics, honesty, and integrity in conducting business

Benefits:
Opportunity to join the team of the world’s oldest and largest non-profit economic education organization
References gladly given for successful internship
Opportunities for increased responsibility
Increase your knowledge and build your resume on IT and social media

About Junior Achievement Nigeria
Junior Achievement has a mission to inspire and educate young people to become conscientious business leaders. We achieve this by implementing economic education programs that develop attitudes and skills necessary for personal success and social responsibility.

JA started operations in Nigeria in the last quarter of 1999, and since then has reached over 500,000 students in over six hundred and fifty schools in Lagos, Sagamu, Ota, Abeokuta, Ibadan, Ilorin, Abuja, Jos, Kano, Kaduna, Bauchi, Port Harcourt, Warri, Uyo, Calabar and Enugu through over 1000+ volunteers and teachers. Junior Achievement Nigeria (JA Nigeria) offers FREE business economic education programs tailored to add value to young people between the ages of 5 – 27 in Nigeria. JA Nigeria is seeking to reach 1,000,000 young people in Nigeria by the end of year 2020.

If interested, please send resume, cover letter by July 10th (including why you’re interested in the IT Officer role and Junior Achievement Nigeria) to jan.programs@ja-nigeria.org. Due 
to 
the
 high 
numbers 
of
 applicants 
for 
this internship opportunity, 
we 
regret 
that 
we 
can 
only 
respond
 to 
candidates 
that 
we would 
like 
to 
interview.


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