AS Operations West Africa Ltd. (ASO) is a Nigeria-registered subsidiary of Adam Smith International (ASI). ASO provides operational support to three DFID-funded projects in Nigeria, i.e. NIAF, GEMS and ENABLE.
Operational services include IT and Communications; Residential and Hotel Accommodations; Administrative Support; Domestic Ground and Air Transportation; International Travel and Protocol; and, Security Services.
Job Position: Driver
Job Location: Kaduna
Job Deadline: 6 Sept. 2016
This position works within the Transport Services section of a mid-sized operational services company.
Among our clients is a leading international advisory firm that works throughout the world to help reform and improve economies and institutions
This position provides support to 5 key clients by providing ground transportation support
Operating a variety of vehicles including sedans, trucks and SUVs for the purpose of providing local city support, airport transportation and interstate travel support
Ensuring that vehicles are kept in a clean and operationally safe condition at all times
Completing log books and travel records in a neat, precise and timely manner
Ensuring that Standard Operating Procedures relating to journey management are followed for each and every trip.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent driving skills
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to speak, read and write in English
Ability to speak Hausa fluently
Ability to carry out basic mathematical calculations
Knowledge of the rules of safe driving
Knowledge of the Nigeria Highway Code
Knowledge of the city road systems of Nigeria including Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina and Jigawa
Education, Experience, Licensing and Certification
Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) or equivalent
At least 5 years of recent driving experience with no infractions; preference may be given to candidates who have worked with an NGO, International company or Foreign Embassy
Extensive driving experience in one or more of the named cities, i.e. Abuja, Kaduna, Kano, Katsina and Jigawa
A valid Nigeria driver’s license
Preference may be given to candidates with a current First Aid/CPR certificate from a recognized organization
Preference may be given to candidates who have recently and successfully completed defensive driver training.
Salary is based on an established, posted pay scale. This position is classified as a Support Services Level 8.
6th September, 2016 at 1600hrs (WAT)
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their application letters and CV's to firstname.lastname@example.org Please note “Driver - Kaduna" in the subject line.
Your application package should include:
A cover letter detailing how you meet the Education, Experience, Licensing and Certification qualifications;
Your CV; and
Contact details for three recent work-related referees
Only applicants who meet the Education and Experience qualifications will be contacted. If you do not meet these, you need not apply.
Applications received after this time will not be considered.