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Project Coordinator Anabel Group Inc - Nigeria

Job descriptionEVENT MANAGER/ RETREAT and ROAD SHOW Coordinator
Job Requirement
Organizing conferences, workshops, seminars and retreats;Researching markets to identify opportunities for events, Retreats, Seminars and Road Shows; liaising with Management to ascertain their precise event requirements; producing detailed proposals for events (e.g. timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets); Agreeing to and managing an entire event budget; Coordinating promotion of events on all media platforms including old media, new and social media etc. Securing and booking and suitable venue or location; Coordinating venue management, caterers, stand designers, contractors and equipment hire; Organizing facilities for car parking, traffic control, security, first aid, hospitality and the media; Identifying and securing speakers, facilitators or special guests; Planning room layouts and the entertainment programme, scheduling workshops and demonstrations; Coordinating staf…

Project Officer Vacancy in Abuja,Nigeria

Vacancy Announcement 12P125V01

Project Officer
Support to Free Movement of Persons and Migration in West Africa
Duty station: Abuja, Nigeria Grade: International position Start date: January 2014 Duration: 50 months Eligible nationalities: All, ECOWAS nationalities are particularly invited to apply Deadline for applications: 8 October 2013 Issue date: 19 September Vacancy Reference: 12P125V01

The International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), an international organisation with its headquarters in Vienna, Austria, is looking for qualified candidates to fill the above-mentioned position. ICMPD, IOM and ILO constitute the consortium that will implement the project “Support to Free Movement of Persons and Migration in West Africa”. The project aims to maximise the development potential of free movement of persons and migration in West Africa by supporting the effective implementation of the ECOWAS Free Movement of Persons’ protocols and the ECOWAS Common Approach on Migrati…

Project Management Job Vacancy

Project Management Job Vacancy
Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) is established to provide support for
socio-economic development programs in the Niger Delta. The foundation will be
planning, developing, and funding programs in partnership with other donors and
implementing organizations from the public and private sector. PIND seeks to create a
dynamic, multi-stakeholder partnership that takes full advantage of the synergies
involving diverse organizations and interests. The foundation is seeking for qualified
candidates to fill the vacant positions below;
NDLink Project Manager
Job Location – Port Harcourt
NDLink is an online information and communications platform for development actors
working in the Niger Delta. It will play a critical role in allowing organizations to build
partnerships, expand capacity, and coordinate with one another to achieve sustainable
development in the Niger Delta region.
The NDLink Project Manager will be responsible for the overall direc…

Countdown to the 5th edition of the Annual National Project Management Conference (ProMaCon 5.0).

Countdown to the 5th edition of the Annual National Project Management Conference (ProMaCon 5.0).

Theme: “Call to Action”.

Date: 17 – 18 September, 2013

Time: 9.00 am – 5.00pm Daily

Venue: Muson Center, Onikan Lagos State, Nigeria.

The 2-day event will feature keynote presentations, breakout sessions, local and international case studies, industry specific technical presentations, a project management clinic, stakeholders forum, networking, exhibitions, honours and recognition, PDUs/Certificates of attendance. Please click here to read the event overview

Join project experts; experience the convergence of Project Management professionals
and leaders, gain knowledge and network with both local and international practitioners.

Standard - 65,000
PMI Members -55,000 (14 PDUs for PMI Credential Holders)

Register Now!

The event will bring together delegates from government agencies, develo…

Announcing our September 2013 Training Offerings at Ritetrac Consulting in Nigeria

Announcing our September 2013 Training Offerings at Ritetrac Consulting in Nigeria

1. Professional Project Management Training September 7th,8th,14th &15th (4 days ) Locations: Lagos and Abuja
2. Corporate Event Management Workshop September 25th-27th (3 days) Location:Lagos
3. Construction/Environmental Risk Management Training September 28th-29th(2 days) Location:Abuja
4. Professional Project Management Training Workshop September 28th,29th-October 5th-6th(4 Days)Locations:Abuja/Port Harcourt 

Email for more details.

Update your PMP Exam Preparation in Abuja,Nigeria.

Do you know PMP Exam has changed since July 31st 2013? The exam now uses the curriculum in the PMBOK 5th Edition.

To Update yourself and prepare to successfully write your exams,we have scheduled Interactive Classes for September 14th and 15th 2013 (Abuja),

Time: 9.30am-4.30pm (Saturday)and 1.30pm-6.30pm (Sunday)

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: 25,000NGN (Twenty Five thousand Naira Only)

1.Complete review of changes in the PMBOK 5th versus PMBOK 4th Edition
2.Class discussions on concepts not understood/Mathematical concepts in the PMBOK Guide.
3.75 Questions Mock Exam
4.Q/A sessions
5.Exam Simulated Questions

Participants will get:
1. Upgraded Training Manual based on PMBOK 5th Edition/Writing Materials
2. Study Group Participation on Linkedin
3. Short Guide to becoming PMP Certified
4. Refreshments
5. Networking with peers

Pre requiste:
1. Must have attached 35 hours of Formal PMP Training in the past 2 months-24 months.
2. Wants to write PMP Certification exams on or before December 31st 2013/must…

PMP® Exam Lessons Learned From Those Who Have Been There

PMP® Exam Lessons Learned From Those Who Have Been There
By Amar Roy, PMP and Cornelius Fichtner, PMP

Are you considering studying for and obtaining your Project Management Professional (PMP)®Certification? Are you wondering what study tools and methods others have used successfully? Are you interested in reading about the exam experiences of those who have recently passed the PMP® Exam? Then there is a forum you should check out on The PM PrepCast website. All of the posts are lessons learned and tips from those who have recently become Project Management Professionals and who probably started with the same questions and concerns that you have.
Let’s take a look at one example from this forum. It was written by Amar Roy, PMP shortly after he obtained his PMP® Certification and contains the following insights into how the exam went for him.
Lessons learned and tips related to registering for the PMP® Exam:
Decide on a timeline for when you want to sit for the exam, and based on that,…

Online ITIL Training Course

At Ritetrac Consulting we now offer Online ITIL Training from our partners.

This training programme is high impact and easy to follow at your own time while self studying for the ITIL Certification Exams

The Online ITIL® course consists of:
•    7 full length Audio-Video chapters as per ITIL® syllabus.
•    2 Full length (40 Questions, 1 hour) ITIL® Simulation Test.
•    Downloadable ITI ®V3 Foundation Prep eBook for offline reference.
•    Ideal for aspirants comfortable with self study.
•   *60 days full access.
•    Course ware accredited by APMG,CSME,TUV and SUD

30 PDUs offered
ITIL Foundation exam fee included

Learning Units:
1. Introduction to Service Management Lifecycle
   Principles of service management
   The processes
   The ITIL Service Lifecycle
2. Service Strategy
   Introduction to service strategy
   Key concepts of service strategy
   Service Startegy processes
    Demand Management
    Service Portfolio Management
    Financial Management
    Business Relationship …

Save the Children: Deputy Country Director Vacancy

Deputy Country Director Save the Children International - Abuja, Nigeria (Nigeria) Job Description Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.6 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.

By mid-2013 most of our international programmes will be delivered through a merged operation with 14 000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, centra…

Simple & Affordable PDUs for Project Managers

Simple & Affordable PDUs for Project Managers

Are you a PMP and need to re-certify? You can earn your Professional Development Units (PDUs) easily and affordably with The PDU Podcast. Our portable, self-paced courses allow you to study anywhere you are - in your car, in your office, on the beach or in the hammock. It’s the most convenient way for PMPs and PgMPs to earn unlimited PDUs. Receive monthly webinars. Watch them anywhere. Claim your PDUs. Automatically. Comfortably. Reliably. If you want the "Zen experience" of earning PDUs, The PDU Podcast is here. The Most Convenient Solution in the Industry - Period Grow professionally with portable, video webinarsMaintain certification while handling family and workNo more being away on weekends to earn PDUsRelax, earn PDUs and still have time for yourselfCut your expenses for your PMI re-certificationEarning PDUs easy is with one subscriptionEach month you’ll receive 1 new webinar tha…

Top 10 Benefits of earning the PMP Certification

Top 10 Benefits of earning the PMP Certification

1. Will expose you to mainstream thinking on project management standards, techniques, best practices, and current trends
2. You will learn great new tricks and techniques to assist you in your project management activities
3. When hiring, many companies are now giving preference to project managers that are PMP certified
4. It’s a formalized display of your professional ability
5. If working for a consulting firm, your PMP credential may help your company win business, making you more valuable to your firm
6. Will provide networking opportunities with other PMPs
7. Will impress your friends at workshops,seminars and meetups
8.Will provide potential teaching opportunities by teaching PMP classes to future PMP candidates
9.Illustrates personal drive to further your credentials, knowledge, and professional abilities
10.Helps to distinguish you from other project management professionals in this tough job market For Training in Nigeria visi…

Overview of PMBOK 5th Edition changes vs PMBOK 4th Edition

Overview of PMBOK 5th  Edition changes vs PMBOK 4th Edition

Project Management is an exciting and growing industry,the no of Project oriented jobs in seven projectized industries among eleven countries will jump to 47.6 Million by this decade's end,a 30% increase from 2010. ~Source'Project oriented Employment Trends &Costs of a skills Gap(2010-2020) PMI.
The PMBOK(Project Management Body Of Knowledge) Guide is the book published by PMI outlining a set of standard terminology and guidelines for Project Management.
Brief History: PMBOK was first published in 1983,1st Edition.  1st Edition -1996 2nd Edition -2000 3rd Edition- 2004 4th Edition - 2008 5th Edition- 2012
Addition of a new knowledge area called ‘Stakeholder Management’ (going from 9 to 10 Knowledge areas) PMBOK 4th Edition PMBOK 5th Edition Knowledge Area No of Processes Knowledge Area No of Processes Integration 6 Integration 6 Scope