The British Council is currently looking for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join us in Lagos and Abuja as drivers.
Purpose of job:
To support the provision of secure transportation of personnel and resources for British Council in accordance with the Organisation’s policies and standards.
Context and environment:
The post holders will be involved in managing our transport needs in Lagos & Abuja.
They will work closely with the Facilities Team.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Ensure vehicles are serviced in line with the service schedule and that periodic routine vehicle checks are made and that defects and damage are reported promptly. Vehicles are clean and refuelled regularly.
Carry out driving and transportation duties in relation to travel bookings, activity and event management and maintain vehicle log books, journey and fuel records.
Report to the facilities team when not driving and provide proactive support to administrative duties and quality customer care related duties. Also carry out routine mail dispatch service as may be required.
To help you understand and complete the application form, read through the ‘How to complete the application’ document on the jobs page. Listed within the role profile document, you will find a number of listed ‘behaviours’ and ‘skills and knowledge’. Evidence against those criteria will need to be provided in your role application form. To help you understand those criteria, we have provided a ‘behaviours’ and ‘generic skills’ dictionary at the top of the jobs page.
Completed application forms should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday 25 April, 2014. Please ensure the subject of your mail is, “Driver-Abuja” or “Driver Lagos’.
Only applications received on the British Council application form will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The British Council is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and Diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria.