University of Lagos Fresh Job Recruitment 2017 – UPDATED

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21 Feb, 2017

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Education Jobs in Nigeria

The University of Lagos was founded in 1962 to provide manpower needs for the newly independent Nigerian Nation. It is a city University located in the commercial city of Lagos. Over the years the University has grown to be the Nation’s pride and the University of 1st Choice, with about 48,000 students and 4,000 members of staff.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions below:

Job Title: External Auditor
Location: Lagos


The prospective appointee must show:

  • Evidence of the Firm’s registration with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC);
  • Evidence of the Firm’s registration with the Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation;
  • The Firm’s profile, including professional qualifications of the key staff, past experience with respect to similar jobs which have been successfully handled, etc;
  • Evidence of financial capability (Bank reference);
  • Audited accounts of the Firm for the last three years, i.e., 2016, 2015 and 2014;
  • Evidence of VAT registration and valid tax clearance certificates for the last three years, i.e., 2016, 2015 and 2014;
  • Evidence of compliance with the provisions of the Pension Reform Act of 2014;and
  • Evidence of registration with Industrial Trust Fund (ITF).

Application Closing Date
21st March, 2017.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates/firms should send their applications to:
The Registrar,
University of Lagos,
Lagos State.

: Envelopes containing the applications must be marked “External Auditor” on the top right hand corner.


Job Title: United Bank of Africa Professorial Chair of Finance
Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • The person that will occupy the UBA Professorial Chair of Finance shall be expected to teach and supervise existing or newly designed courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Finance and carry out research in any specialized field of Finance.
  • Occupant of the Chair shall organize, from time to time, Public Lectures in Finance to stimulate and enhance industry/academia cooperation through the use of research findings in the field of finance.
  • Over and above the regular public lectures, the occupant of the UBA Professorial Chair in Finance must hold a Special Annual Lecture.
  • He/she must also deliver a Special Terminal Public Lecture, on his/her accomplishments, at the end of the tenure.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • The candidate for this post should normally possess a good first degree and a Ph.D. degree in Finance or Economics from a recognised University.
  • Not less than ten (10) years of teaching and research experience since becoming Lecturer II in a University or comparable institution of higher learning.
  • A strong proof of continuing research with appreciable evidence of scholarly publications in reputable journals published both locally and internationally is required.
  • Ability to supervise post-graduate students including doctorate students in areas of expertise – Finance.
  • The candidate must also have sufficient administrative experience.
  • Must have been an Associate Professor for at least three (3) years. Candidates who have been Senior Lecturers for minimum of six (6) years may be considered for appointment.
  • Must be proven integrity.
  • Must possess appreciable information technology skills.
  • Ability to provide academic leadership.

The Chair has a tenure of three years

Conditions of Service
As contained in the approved University of Lagos Conditions of Service of Senior Staff.

An enhanced basic salary package (i.e. CONUASS 7 plus 20% mark-up). Other perquisites include:

  • Transport (car and driver)
  • Research allowance
  • Journal allowance
  • Learned society subscription allowance
  • Local transport and travelling
  • Books and periodical&
  • Housing allowance
  • Conferences/Lectures

Application Closing Date: 7th March, 2017.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates are to submit detailed application and curriculum vitae online which should include:

  • Names in full
  • Place and date of birth
  • Home address
  • Postal address
  • Email
  • Telephone No
  • Nationality
  • Marital status
  • Number and Ages of children
  • Secondary and Post-Secondary Education – (including dates and institutions)
  • Academic and Professional Qualifications (including distinction and credits with dates)
  • Statements of Experience (including full details of former and present post)
  • Detailed list of publications
  • Other activities outside current employment
  • Name and address of three referees
  • Proposed date of availability for duties, if appointed.

Candidates should submit signed, scanned application and current CV’s online via:
Click Here To Submit Applications Online

Further enquiries should be directed to:
The Director
Office of Advancement,
Top Floor,
Bookshop Building,
University of Lagos.
Mobile No: 08037257799

Deputy Registrar
Academic Staff Unit,
Human Resource,
Management Department,
Senate House,
University of Lagos.
Mobile No: 08072185236.


Job Title: Director, Work & Physical Planning
Location: Lagos
Job Description

  • The Director of Works & Physical Planning as a senior management officer of the University is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day to day Physical/Infrastructural Facilities Planning, Development and management of the University.
  • He/she is responsible for the coordination and supervision of physical development of projects, ensuring quality standards and maintenance of structures in the University.
  • Furthermore, the candidate must be in good health, be ICT compliant and must not be older than sixty (60) years at assumption of duty.
  • For the vacant post, the University seeks candidates with the vision, proven academic distinction, managerial ability with requisite professional skill and competence.
  • The candidates must be receptive to new ideas and willing to translate them into new projects in line with the Master Plan for Physical development of the University.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Candidate must possess a B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering or any other relevant degree from a recognized Institution with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division plus NYSC Discharge Certificate or Evidence of Exemption. SSCE/NECO/WASC/GCE O/L credit in 5 subjects including Mathematics and English Language is compulsory.
  • The possession of Masters Degree is compulsory, Ph.D will be an added advantage.
  • The candidate must possess professionally recognized certificate with current practicing license as well as not less than twenty (20) years post qualification
  • Engineering experience. In addition, the candidates must have at least ten (10) years of relevant experience in a senior management position preferably in a University or a comparable institution.
  • Candidate must be registered with Council for the Regulation of Engineering (COREN) or Architecture Regulation Council of Nigeria (ARCON) or Quantity Surveying Regulation Board of Nigeria (QSRBN) or Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria (CORBON), and must be computer literate with a working knowledge of relevant packages.


  • The successful candidate shall  hold office for a period of five (5) years from the effective date of appointment but renewable for another term of three (3) years subject to satisfactory performance as may be determined by appropriate University laws and the Governing Council of the University of Lagos.

Vision Statement

  • The candidate should also state in clear terms of not more than 500 words vision statement for the University in the next five years with particular reference to Physical/Infrastructural development and management.

Salary and Conditions of Service

  • The remuneration and other conditions of service are as applicable to the post of a Director, Works & Physical Planning of all Nigerian Federal Universities and as may be determined from time to time by the Federal Government of Nigeria/University of Lagos Governing Council as appropriate.

Application Closing Date
27th March, 2017.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their applications( including names and addresses of three referees) with 20 copies of their detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) providing information on the following:

  • Full Names
  • Place and date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Marital Status
  • Number and ages of children
  • Permanent home address
  • Degrees (including dates /class and institutions) and/or other qualifications and distinctions
  • Statement of experience including full details of former and present posts
  • List of publications, patents, designs etc.
  • Other activities outside current employment
  • Proposed date of availability for duties if appointed.

Candidates should: Click Here to complete the online application and print out. The printed online application form along with the hard copies of the application are to be submitted under confidential cover with envelope marked “Post of Director, Work & Physical Planning, Unilag” addressed to:
The Register and Secretary to Council,
5th Floor Senate House,
University of Lagos,

In addition to stating the names and addresses of three referees, applicants should request the referees to forward references on their behalf directly to the above stated addresses.

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