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Discovery Cycle Professionals (DCP) Is Recruiting - 4 New Roles

Date Posted: 11/Jun/2014
Deadline: 13/Jun/2014

Discovery Cycle Professionals (DCP) has its headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria. Over the years, DCP has developed a wide range of multi-disciplinary professional services covering both the private and public sectors of the economy through the “DCP Ecosystem”. As part of its regional expansion strategy in West Africa and beyond, the company established its second Country Office in Monrovia, Liberia in 2013.

Discovery Cycle Professionals is recruiting to fill the position of:

 

IT Personnel

Location of Job (Department and Division): Technology and Innovations Division, Head Office, Abuja
Number of Subordinates: 2
Reports to: Team Lead, Technology and Innovations Division

Core Purpose of the Job
Support the advancement of service deployment in information communication technology and systems’ automation as well as business development.

Key Performance Areas
Core, Essential Responsibilities/ Output of Position (KPA’s)

Role and Task Complexities:

  • System Administration
  • Installing and configuring computer hardware operating systems and applications;
  • Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks;
  • Talking staff or clients through a series of actions, either face to face or over the telephone to help set up systems or resolve issues;
  • Troubleshooting system and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults;
  • Replacing parts as required;
  • Providing support, including procedural documentation and relevant reports;
  • Following diagrams and written instructions to repair a fault or set up a system;
  • Supporting the roll-out of new applications;
  • Setting up new users' accounts and profiles and dealing with password issues;
  • Responding within agreed time limits to call-outs;
  • Working continuously on a task until completion (or referral to third parties, if appropriate);
  • Prioritising and managing many open cases at one time;
  • Rapidly establishing a good working relationship with customers and other professionals, e.g., software developers;
  • Testing and evaluating new technology;
  • Conducting electrical safety checks on computer equipment.
  • Web Application Development
  • Support the development of web-based applications for internal and external clients
  • Support the maintenance of existing applications for internal and external clients
  • Communicating with sales consultants and providing encouragement, help and advice.
  • Dealing with disciplinary matters and customer complaints.
  • Graphic Designing
  • To support the creation and designing of solutions with a high visual impact.
  • Business Development
  • Ability to generate new concepts and develop business proposals and concept notes
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

Minimum Requirements

Education:

  • Minimum of 1st Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Servers (Windows 2008 Server, Exchange), Dreamweaver and Crystal Report Writer
  • Basic knowledge of Photoshop, Dream weaver, CorelDraw, Illustrator.

Experience:

  • A Minimum of 3 years Post NYSC Experience in Travels and Tours Business

Training:

  • Must be proficient in the use of all IT Based Solutions

Competences

Knowledge:

  • Effectively re-engineer existing processes to reflect ideal consultancy industry standards.
  • Significantly upgrade technological performance in line with the overall company strategy.

Skills/physical Competencies:

  • Ability to generate new concept and develop business proposal and concept notes
  • Ability to engage and manage clients
  • Good research and writing skills
  • Ability to multitask and work as a team
  • Ability to learn new things
  • Good planning and time management skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills

Behavioural Qualities:

  • Tactical and interpersonal
  • Proactive
  • Identification and elimination of inefficiencies
  • Continual self-development
  • Goal and quality oriented with great attention to detail.

Other Specifications

  • Applicants MUST meet all the specified conditions before applying
  • Candidate must be resident in Abuja and should be able to resume within short notice.
  • All CVs MUST be sent with the Job Title as the subject to

 

Finance Expert

Location of Job (Department and Division): Head Office, Abuja
Number of Subordinates: 3
Reports to: Managing Director

Core purpose of the Job

  • Qualified candidate will be responsible for development of concepts as agreed by management. Will be able to attend high-powered meetings to represent the company anywhere.

Key Performance Areas

  • Core, essential responsibilities/ Output of position (KPA’s)

Role and Task Complexities

  • Prepare PowerPoint Presentations/Proposals to third parties
  • Coordinate General Administrative Activities and Liaise Professionally between Clients and Organisation

Minimum Requirements

Education

  • A Minimum of B.A in English

Experience

  • A Minimum of 3 years post NYSC Experience.

Training:

  • Must be proficient in the use of MS Office Suite, and Corel Draw
  • Training on the Job, Especially on Media Competencies

Competences
Knowledge:

  • Good Knowledge of the Nigeria Media and Entertainment Industry
  • Good General Knowledge of Nigeria
  • Must know about Lagos and Abuja

Skills/physical Competencies:

  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills
  • Effective written communications skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills

Behavioural Qualities:

  • Amiable, Good Humour, Ability to Interact Fluently with people
  • Great dress sense and ability to dress smartly
  • General Working Conditions/Working Hours
  • 8am-4pm, Mon - Fri.

Other Specifications

  • Applicants MUST meet all the specified conditions before applying
  • Candidate MUST be able to resume within short notice.

 

 

 

Head of Operations

Location of Job (Department and Division): Head Office, Abuja
Number of Subordinates:3
Reports to: Chief Operations Officer (COO)

Core Purpose of the Job
The Head of Operations supports the Chief Operations Officer (COO) in ensuring that a company's everyday activities run smoothly. As a professional, he/she would often set parameters to judge how efficiently and effectively the organisation is operating. Most of the time should be spent reviewing and evaluating business procedures ranging from office expenses to general activities. Accordingly, Head of Operations may also be responsible for overseeing the work of other upper-level management executives if the need arises.

Key Performance Areas
Core, Essential Responsibilities/ Output of Position (KPA’s)

Role and Task Complexities:

  • Proposing strategies for the business development of the travel agency.
  • Maintaining the financial account details and other budgetary reports of the agency.
  • Analysing the reports to ascertain the growth of the agency and if needed, employing better work strategies to improve the business aspect of the agency
  • Maintaining the up-to-date information on the travel operations and transport mediums like airlines.
  • Facilitating the customers in the booking of tickets and accommodation arrangements.
  • Managing the travel agency work activities and devising new tour and travel plans and packages.
  • Coordinating and guiding the agency staff to work for the customer satisfaction and development of the agency.
  • Promoting and marketing the business, sometimes to new or niche markets
  • Selling travel products and tour packages.
  • Sourcing products and destinations to meet consumer demands for bespoke travel and sustainable tourism.
  • Taking part in familiarisation visits to new destinations in order to gain information on issues and amenities of interest to consumers.
  • Liaising with travel partners, including airlines and hotels, to manage bookings and schedules.
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and aiming to meet their expectations.
  • Overseeing the smooth, efficient running of the business.
  • Constantly motivating the sales team to hit their targets and ensure the profitability of the company.
  • Meeting regularly with team leaders to give them sales figures and plan how they approach their work.
  • Communicating with sales consultants and providing encouragement, help and advice.
  • Dealing with disciplinary matters and customer complaints.

Minimum Requirements
Education:

A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in any Travel-related area or any other subject with interest in business and concepts.

Experience:
A Minimum of 3 years Post NYSC Experience in Travels and Tours Business

Training:
Must be proficient in the use of MS Office Suite, and Amadeus Platform

Competences
Knowledge:

  • Good Knowledge of the Nigeria Travels Industry
  • Good General Knowledge of Nigeria

Skills/physical Competencies:

  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills
  • Effective written communications skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills

Behavioural Qualities:

  • Analytical with great attention to detail.
  • Proactive
  • Continual self-development
  • Goal and quality oriented.

Other Specifications

  • Applicants MUST meet all the specified conditions before applying
  • Candidate must be resident in Abuja and should be able to resume within short notice.
  • All CVs MUST be sent with the Job Title as the subject to:

 

 

Finance Expert

Location of Job (Department and Division): Head Office, Abuja, Tax, Audit & Risk Advisory Division
Number of Subordinates: 3
Reports to: Associate Partner

Core Purpose of the Job

  • The Finance Expert is responsible for maintaining Corporate Financial, Accounting, Administrative and Personnel Services in order to meet organisational requirements and support general operations.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Core, Essential Responsibilities/ Output Of Position (KPA’s)

Role and Task Complexities:

  • Assist with preparation of the budget
  • Implement financial policies and procedures
  • Establish and maintain cash controls
  • Establish, maintain and reconcile the general ledger
  • Monitor cash reserves and investments
  • Prepare and reconcile bank statements
  • Establish and maintain supplier accounts
  • Processes supplier invoices
  • Maintain the purchase order system
  • Ensure data is entered into the system
  • Ensure transactions are properly recorded and entered into the computerised accounting system
  • Prepare income statements
  • Prepare balance sheets
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Prepare quarterly reports and report on variances
  • Assist with the annual audit
  • Maintain the computerised accounting system
  • Maintain financial files and records
  • Negotiates with stakeholders to achieve the best overall results.
  • Review clients' projects and offer professional and technical consultation.
  • Identifies profitable firms, prepares business proposals and delivers
  • Identifies profitable firms, prepares business proposals and delivers
  • Re-engineering and implementation of existing processes to reflect ideal consultancy Proactively identify and eliminate financial inefficiencies within units and company at large industry standards

Minimum Requirements
Education:

  • A minimum of B.Sc in any financial related discipline
  • An M.Sc is an added advantage

Experience:

  • At least 3 years cognate experience in Corporate Finance

Training:

  • Must be a member of any financial professional body

Competences

Knowledge:

  • Must have great knowledge of Public Sector Finance
  • Must have good knowledge Management Consulting

Skills/physical Competencies:

  • Supervisory skills
  • Team building
  • Accounting and bookkeeping skills
  • Analytical and problem solving
  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills
  • Effective written communications skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Computer skills including the ability to operate computerised accounting, spreadsheet and word-processing programmes at a highly proficient level
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills

Behavioural Qualities:

  • Interpersonal Skills

Other Specifications

  • Applicants MUST meet all the specified conditions before applying
  • Candidate must be resident in Abuja and should be able to resume within short notice.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's to: [email protected]







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