April 19, 2024

The U.S. Mission to Nigeria contains of the Embassy in Abuja, FCT, and the Consulate General in Lagos. U.S. Consulate General Lagos is the Mission’s consultant to the Nigerian individuals within the southern area.

We are recruiting to fill the place under:

Job Title: Information Management Assistant – All Interested Candidates (Computer Management Assistant)

Announcement Number: Lagos-2023-079
Location: Lagos
Hiring Agency: Consulate General Lagos
Series/Grade: LE – 1805 8
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Promotion Potential: LE-8


  • Hiring Path: Open to the general public
  • Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:
    • For USEFM – FP is 6. Actual FP wage decided by Washington D.C.
    • All Interested Applicants / All Sources
  • Security Clearance Required: Public Trust – Background Investigation
  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Appointment Type Details: Indefinite topic to profitable completion of probationary interval.


  • The work schedule for this place is: Full Time (40 hours per week)
  • Start date: Candidate should be capable of start working inside an inexpensive time frame (6 weeks) of receipt of company authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy might finish.
  • Supervisory Position: No
  • Relocation Expenses Reimbursed: No


  • Incumbent works because the System Network Administrator; administering, managing and evaluation of US Mission’s advanced community infrastructure of Intranet OPENNET (LAN) and Dedicated Internet Network /OPENNET PLUS (WAN) connectivity;
  • Responsible for implementation of advanced community configurations, community structure / topology, community entry controls/safety optimization of community assets modification and upkeep of client-server database administration programs.

Qualifications and Evaluations
Education Requirements:

  • College or college Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Systems Management is required.
  • The following COMPTIA certifications is required: A+, Network+ and Security+.


  •  A minimal of two (2) years expertise in Computer Operations, Programming, Network Operations, Maintenance and Repair; or a mixture thereof is required.

Job Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of the rules of computer systems, community operations, and programming is required.
  • Familiarity with the administration of Local Area Networks is required.
  • Incumbents should be capable of put together paperwork, talk wants and issues to administration when required.


  • This could also be examined.


  • Fluency in talking / studying / writing of English is required.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to manage and preserve Server 2008, 2012, Exchange 2016, Windows 7 and Windows 10, LANs, WANs and Network infrastructure primarily based on DS Guidelines, formal directions to new customers and skill to interface with personnel in any respect ranges.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose technical issues is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO):

  • The U.S. Mission gives equal alternative and honest and equitable therapy in employment to all individuals with out regard to race, coloration, faith, intercourse, nationwide origin, age, incapacity, political affiliation, marital standing, or sexual orientation.


  • All candidates into account will likely be required to cross medical and safety certifications.

Benefits and Other Info

Agency Benefits:

  • Locally Employed Staff, together with Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country Nationals (TCNs), working on the U.S. Mission in Lagos, Nigeria might obtain a compensation bundle which will embrace well being, separation, and different advantages.
  • For EFMs, advantages needs to be mentioned with the Human Resources Office.
  • The pay plan is assigned on the time of the conditional supply letter by the HR Office.

Other Information:

  • For the present COVID-19 Requirements please go to the next link.

Hiring Preference Selection Process:

  • Applicants within the following hiring desire classes are prolonged a hiring desire within the order listed under.
  • Therefore, it’s important that these candidates precisely describe their standing on the appliance.
  • Failure to take action might end in a dedication that the applicant is just not eligible for a hiring desire.

Hiring Preference Order:

  • AEFM / USEFM who’s a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*
  • FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

* Important

  • Applicants who declare standing as a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran should submit a replica of their most up-to-date DD-214 (“Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty”), Letter from Veterans’ Affairs which signifies the current existence of a service-connected incapacity dated inside the previous six months, equal documentation, or certification.
  • A “certification” is any written doc from the armed forces that certifies the service member is anticipated to be discharged or launched from energetic responsibility service within the armed forces below honorable circumstances inside 120 days after the certification is submitted by the applicant.
  • The certification letter needs to be on letterhead of the suitable navy department of the service and include (1) the navy service dates together with the anticipated discharge or launch date; and (2) the character of service.  Acceptable documentation should be submitted to ensure that the desire to be given.
  • ** This stage of desire applies to all Foreign Service staff on LWOP and CS with re-employment rights again to their company or bureau.
  • For extra data (i.e., what’s an EFM, USEFM, AEFM, MOH, and so on.?) and for added employment issues, please go to the next link.

Marketing Statement:

USD 45,290 / Per Year (NGN 11,190,898 / Per Year)

Application Closing Date
seventh August, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
Click here to apply online

Important Information

  • All candidates should be capable of get hold of and maintain a Secret clearance.
  • To apply for this place click on the “APPLY TO THIS VACANCY” button on the high of the web page.
  • Click on the “Submit Application” button to finish your utility course of..  For extra data on how you can apply go to the Mission web website.

Required Documents:
To qualify primarily based on schooling, you MUST submit the requested diploma and / or transcripts as verification of academic requirement by the time limit of this announcement. Failure to offer requested data, or the knowledge is inadequate to confirm eligibility, might end in disqualification for this place.

All Applicants:

  • Residency and/or Work Permit
  • Degree (not transcript)
  • Certificate or License

Eligible Family Member Applicants:

  • Copy of Sponsor’s Orders/Assignment Notification (or equal)
  • DD-214 – Member Copy 4, Letter from Veterans’ Affairs, or different supporting documentation (if relevant)
  • SF-50 (if relevant)

Next Steps:

  • Applicants who’re invited to take a language or expertise take a look at, or who’re chosen for an interview will likely be contacted through e-mail.
  • For additional data – the whole place description itemizing the entire duties, tasks, required {qualifications}, and so on. could also be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Office.
  • Thank you in your utility and your curiosity in working on the U.S. Mission in (insert publish and/or nation title).

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