12 Mar 2016

Full-Time Entry Clearance Assistant – Team Leader at British High Commission

Toni AdewunmiAbuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria

Job Description

Entry Clearance Assistant – Team Leader (07/16 ABJ)
The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.
Job Category
Other British Government Departments (Partners across Government, including UK Visas)
Job Subcategory
UKVI (UK Visas and Immigration)
Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)

Line management of 5 grade A1(L) staff
Team Leader of the Customer Care and Registry Unit
Management of the different aspects of this team including:
Management of JRs and PAPs
File Management
IHS (payments and refunds)
Provide daily statistical data to the Operations Manager
Ensure the smooth running of the CCU / Registry teams

Essential qualifications and experience
Previous experience of working within a visa section
Microsoft Office package
Customer service experience preferable
Required competencies
Seeing the Big Picture, Making Effective Decisions, Leading and Communicating, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace
Application deadline
18 March 2016
A2 (L)
Type of Position
Fixed Term
Duration of Post
12 months
Location (City)
Type of Post
British High Commission
Number of vacancies
Starting monthly salary ()
N 360,778
Start Date
1 April 2016
Additional information
Employees recruited locally by the British High Commission in Abuja are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local employment law in Nigeria.
Employees who are not eligible to pay local income tax: e.g. certain third-country nationals and spouses/partners of UK diplomats will have their salaries abated by an equivalent amount.
Reference checking and security clearances will be conducted.
Any questions you may have about this position will only be answered during interview, should you be invited.

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