DIRECTOR OF ADVANCEMENT, CHIEF STORES OFFICER AT FEDERAL UNIVERSITY GUSAU

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VACANCIES: DIRECTOR OF ADVANCEMENT, CHIEF STORES OFFICER

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions in FEDERAL UNIVERSITY GUSAU (FUGUS).

POSITION: DIRECTOR OF ADVANCEMENT (CONTISS-15)

The Director Advancement is charged with the responsibility to lead, produce and implement a strategy to achieve an integrated Advancement programme including clear objectives, performance measures, budgets and other resource requirements for fundraising, alumni relations and communications. He/she serves as the Chief Administrative head of the Advancement Office of the University.

THE ROLES:

  • Lead, supervise and coordinate the running of the Office.
  • Work with the Vice-Chancellor to secure higher level support from individuals, corporations, donations and special government funding opportunities.
  • Manage the fundraising budgets and ensure that the University can track the return on the investment in Advancement Office.
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure that donated funds are used effectively and in ways that are consistent with the University’s undertakings to donors and sponsors.
  • Achieve Key Performance indicators as agreed with management and work within the Human Relations guidelines of the University.
  • Commission and oversee development communications as required.
  • Develop and implement strategies to secure gifts that support institutional priorities and achieve the targets of the University.
  • Prepare and maintain Policy and Procedure manual for the Office to ensure accountability.
  • Work within the governing rules and guidelines of the University.
  • Generate a protocol list of friends and partners of the University for mutual town/gown relationship.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Vice-chancellor.

THE PERSON

Interested candidates should have at least twelve (12) years post-university graduation cognate experience in a relevant or related University activity. The candidate should possess a track record of team work and team building, has strong effective communication skills in both oral and written presentations. The candidate should convincingly demonstrate the ability to perform the stated roles of the Director of Advancement.

POSITION: CHIEF STORES OFFICER (CONTISS-13)

The candidate should have passed the final examination of the Institute of Purchasing and Supply with at least 12 years’ post-qualification experience. He/she should be a holder of B.Sc. in Social Science or Commerce with at least 12 year’s post-qualification experience.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • General overseer/Coordinator of the store activities.
  • Liaising with Procurement Officer on procurement of goods.
  • Responsible to the Bursar.
  • Performing any other duties assigned by the Bursar/University

CONDITION OF SERVICE

The condition of service and salaries of all the above positions are as obtained in the Federal Universities in Nigeria, and as may be determined by the University Governing Council.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Candidates are required to forward their typed applications in 25 copies with the photocopies of their certificates and detailed curriculum vitae under confidential cover in an envelope sealed stating the post being applied for, and addressed to:

THE REGISTRAR

FEDERAL UNIVERSITY GUSAU

P.M.B. 1001 GUSAU,

ZAMFARA STATE

NIGERIA

Applicants should send the names of the three (3) referees, at least two (2) of them should be competent to attest to the candidates’ professional/academic standing and character. Candidates should request their referees to send their confidential reports direct to the address above.

CLOSING DATE:

All Applications should be submitted to the above mentioned address not later than six (6) weeks from the date of this Advertisement, (24 February, 2020). No application will be collected after six (6) weeks and only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.