The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003 by Nigeria's former Vice President His Excellency, Atiku Abubakar along with other local and international statesmen and academic leaders. The institution was conceived as Africa's first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent's critical social and economic problems. The university offers an American-style education modelled after the curriculum of American universities with corresponding approaches to teaching and students assessment. The first entering class of 124 students and 20 professors was enrolled in September 2005. The University started on temporary buildings at the AUN Academy located directly opposite the AUN campus. In seven years, AUN is fast becoming a model for other universities in Nigeria and West Africa.
The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking for Software Project Manager. This position is a local one open to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria:
Department: Office of Technology Support
he Software Project Manager works hand in hand with the Senior Director of Information Systems and the Software Development Team Lead in ensuring a smooth transition from Banner to the new ERP application. The position shall work with all units in the Department of Information Systems, as well as the various stakeholders within the university community, to ensure an effective and efficient handling of new software developments and user support.
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their resumes, cover letters and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status.