Latest Employment Opportunities at Airtel Nigeria

Latest Employment Opportunities at Airtel Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited) is a leading telecommunications services provider in Nigeria headquartered in Lagos, the commercial nerve-centre of Nigeria. The telco ranks amongst the top four mobile service providers in terms of subscribers with a customer base of more than 39.8 million. The company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce and enterprise services.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

 

 

Job Title: Head – Sales & Distribution

Location: Nigeria
Employment Type: Full-time
Level: Mid-Senior level

Job Purpose

  • To direct and oversee the increase of the width and depth of distribution, which would translate into acquisitions and revenues and increase channel satisfaction levels.
  • To develop excellence in distribution through effective market planning and ensuring the financial services availability within the consumer reach; and gaining market share from the competition.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and implement Distribution Design & Structure
  • Optimize Partners’ returns in terms of ROI and ensure mutually healthy returns.
  • Drive the improvement of distribution channel satisfaction levels.
  • Develop strategies to Improve utilization of low utilized touch points.
  • Development of primary financial statements, such as Balance Sheets and Profit and Loss for partners.
  • Review regularly electronic and cash movements across the network and ensure appropriate Liquidity Management.
  • Coordinate Partner and agents management processes.
  • Build a capable and motivated Distribution team to create a high-performance team environment.
  • Drive the improvement of distribution channel satisfaction levels.
  • Direct Analytics and Performance Monitoring (Reporting).
  • Ensure Consistency and Standardization of Delivery documentation.

Education & Experience

  • Good First Degree from a reputable university.
  • Master’s Business in Business Administration (MBA) would be preferred additional qualification.
  • 10 Years of Experience in Sales, Dealer network, Channel management in reputable Organizations preferably in the FMCG industry.
  • At least 3 years in a senior management role.
  • Experience in Telecoms would be an added advantage.
  • Role requires extensive travel.

Skills & Competencies:

  • Strong communication skills and ability to lead cross-functional teams.
  • Very good interpersonal skills.
  • High level of planning & execution capabilities
  • Understand financial tools and indices
  • Process orientation.
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Sensitive to understand customer expectations
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How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Manager – IP Planning and Operations

Location: Nigeria Hybrid
Job type: Full-time
Level: Mid-Senior

Job Purpose

  • This role supports the Enterprise business unit to do IP planning and provide customized technical solutions to enterprise business customers.
  • This person will be interacting with the enterprise business team and customers very extensively.
  • Flexible and economical design with the timely support of IP-related operational issues is the essence of this role.

Key Accountabilities

  • Produces designs and implementation plans to test and activate new links for enterprise customers. This includes design for IP Access, BGP transit, and MPLS VPNs on layer 2 and 3 and APN services.
  • Provides Technical validation of new customers’ IP-related order requests.
  • Configures switches, routers and ensures solutions are fully documented as part of day-to-day business operation.
  • Specifies design parameters and Prepares BoQ preparations for new IP solutions.
  • Liaises with service providers to validate the design and ensures they are fit for purpose.
  • Supports the sales teams in responding to new tenders and bids on IP-specific designs.
  • Pro-active escalation, follow-through liaison with appropriate departments to resolve technical issues which may impact delivery timescales or quality.
  • Creation of contingency plans to minimize service issues.
  • Support in Managing & interacting with chosen Intentional ISPs & carriers
  • Interacting with partners and Vendors concerning IP-related issues – Ericsson, Huawei, Aviat, Cisco, etc.
  • Ensures effective solution delivery using effective project management techniques.
  • Performs service migration activities of IP customers on request.
  • Liaises with Enterprise Support service desks in fault isolation and performance-related issues. Performs capacity management routines to ensure links are fully optimized and right-sized.
  • Network management and IP service monitoring.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree.
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in ISP and Carrier networks domain with at least 2 years’ experience in an area of IP & Internet network – Planning.
  • At least three years’ experience of IP services on Cisco or Juniper equipment.
  • Good operations support skills and self starter.
  • Sound knowledge of Carrier & Enterprise Network – Planning & Operations.
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Skills & Competencies:

  • Excellent IP. MPLS and routing knowledge in an ISP environment.
  • Excellent Cisco hardware and IOS knowledge.
  • General knowledge of telecom industry and standards.
  • Self-motivated with good organizational and communication skills.
  • Calm and productive under pressure.
  • Detail-oriented and organized approach to work.
  • Efficient and productive with good time management skills.
  • Proven ability to meet internal and external deadlines.
  • Excellent English language skills a must, other languages an advantage.
  • Logical decision making abilities.
  • Ability to innovate and deliver value to business.
  • Ability to manage an outsourcing partner to effectively deliver on SLAs.
  • Ability to motivate and lead both internal and external partners.

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

 

 

 

Job Title: Transmission Engineer (Fiber, OSN, DSS, DWDM)

Location: Nigeria
Job type: Full-time
Level: Mid-Senior

Job Purpose

  • This function Control, Manage and Support day to day transmission operations and management of the fiber network, Tellabs and OSN Dxx / DWDM network operations to ensure an optimum network availability, excellent customer experience, delivering Operational excellence with most cost optimized model in the world.

Key Accountabilities

  • Day to day management of all national and Metro fiber, Huawei ODN/DWDM and Tellabs Dxx / DWDM Network Operations & Maintenance with Strategic Partners(SPs) to deliver optimal availability and Perpetual quality ( Customer).
  • Regulatory Compliance; ensure that all activities of Operations and Maintenance in the central and Region adhere to corresponding regulatory requirements in daily operations.
  • Partner & Contract Management; ensure all processes for effective management of Partners.
  • Build a capable and motivated team at Airtel to create a high performance team environment.
  • Drive the end to end process documentation, implementation and compliance to processes, procedures and policies to ensure seamless operations across all SP( Process Management).
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Education & Experience

  • Bachelor of Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or Telecoms Engineering (Masters Degree in Engineering a plus).
  • 5 -7 years of varied experience in operation and maintenance in the Telecom industry
  • 4-6 years managerial experience in a GSM/mobile company with at least 4 – 5 years hands on experience in various fiber network implementation and Huawei OSN/DWDM and Tellabs SDH

Skills & Competencies:

  • Sound knowledge of Mobile Network O&M
  • Analytical and Presentation skills
  • Ability to manage an outsourcing partner to effectively deliver on service level agreements
  • Ability to motivate and lead both internal and external partners
  • Impeccable integrity and character
  • Go-getter
  • Communication Skills
  • Cost, process and automation Innovation
  • Strategic negotiation skills
  • Tactical disposition in decision making and managing resources
  • Logical decision making abilities
  • Flexible and dedicated
  • Ability to innovate and deliver value to business

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

 

 

 

Note:

we are an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse workforce. While all applications will be acknowledged.
• We reserves the right to select one or more candidates from this vacancy announcement
• We may also retain applications and consider candidates applying to this post for other similar positions at the same grade level and with similar job description, experience and educational requirements
• Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply
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