Alaro City Development FZC Recent Job Recruitment – Apply Now!

Posted on :

24 Mar, 2022

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Management Jobs in Nigeria

Alaro City Development FZC is an integrated, mixed-use city planned for over 2,000 hectares in the North West Quadrant of the Lekki Free Zone. Alaro City’s vision goes beyond alleviating what is a self-evident problem – that of stifling urban congestion and a dearth of quality housing and commercial property in Lagos and Africa as a whole.

Rather, we aim to help create the infrastructure – the living and working spaces, communities, schools, and hospitals – that will help sustain and accelerate Nigeria’s economic growth, meet the aspirations of Africa’s burgeoning middle classes, and serve as a catalyst for further urban development. The people in our team are multi-skilled and experts in their respective fields. They possess a unique drive, underpinned by the desire to help improve Africa’s urban development. We are recruiting to fill the position of:






Job Title: City Manager
Location: Epe, Lagos


  • Conceive and execute the strategy and provision of centralised urban services to homeowners, businesses, and visitors to the city.
  • Implement and manage the Facility Management ERP/software system for Alaro City to ensure each of the City Management business is tracked and monitored efficiently.
  • Analyse financial, technical, and billing data to identify issues and opportunities, support and reinforce credit collections.
  • Implement framework and oversee in-house teams and contracts for providers for services including City security, parking, cleaning, maintenance, and landscaping.
  • Supervise all City Management staff (gardeners, janitorial services, groundskeepers, etc.)
  • Inspecting buildings’ structure and common services infrastructure to determine the need for repairs or renovations
  • Create and implement a safety culture for the city, including speed limits and other safety measures.
  • Develop, implement and enforce an Emergency Response Services policy.
  • Support customer relations to deal with complaints and other issues with end users and property owners.
  • Set up, oversee, and administer the City Management function for Nigeria and implementation of development control guidelines.
  • Establish a methodology for service charges, communicate them to residents and businesses and meet targets for service charge collections.
  • Oversee facility management activities including managing service charge administration and accounts.
  • Monitor, oversee, and ensure internal quality standards are met for the operational deliverables of maintenance services.
  • Ensure that the city meets government regulations and environmental, health, and security standards.
  • Develop a framework for a viable transport/shuttle system that will provide a mobility solution to the city’s residents and visitors.
  • Develop and implement a framework for a parking and traffic management system.
  • Establish a maintenance compound and base for workers and security.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly, and other periodic reports on the status of City Management at Alaro City.
  • Effectively implement and ensure enforcement of best practices, policies, and procedures for the city management functions.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other departments, regulatory agencies, consultants, and customers.

Hard Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Project Management or Real Estate focused discipline;
  • Master’s Degree and professional certificates are a plus
  • 7 – 10 years hands-on experience in facilities management with at least 3 years of relevant management experience
  • Effective development/project management skills;
  • Excellent budgeting skills;
  • Excellent reporting skills.

Soft Skills:

  • Mature, pragmatic, and flexible approach, strong commercial judgment;
  • Team player but comfortable working autonomously;
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills;
  • Good negotiation skills;
  • Good attention to detail;
  • Rigorous and organized approach; and
  • Hands-on, ready to roll up the sleeves.
  • Quick learner and ability and pick up new skills in other related fields.

Personal characteristics:

  • High energy;
  • Result-oriented;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure; and
  • Desire to live and work in Epe, Lagos.

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their up-to-date CV to: [email protected] using “City Manager, Nigeria” as the subject of the email.

Application Deadline: Not Specified.


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