Itu Global | 9/25/2017 | Business | Expectations

Unrealistic/irrational expectations from traders

“if there were a cornerstone to trading it would be the ability not only to be resilient when in drawdown but also to accept that we get things wrong. sometimes there is a flaw in our methodology that we have not seen and that we simply have been lucky up until this point. this does raise the question of when do you know you have entered this spiral of self destruction and to my way of thinking the answer is not that hard. if you have been losing money for the better part of a decade then it is fairly obvious that there is something seriously wrong in your methodology.” – chris tate can you make 1,000% returns per year from trading? i don’t think so. every so i often i am party to an email from someone who should know better. this particular email was around the topic of returns that could be expected from a novice trader. this email asserted that they were looking at the order of 1,000% pa, which in anyone’s language is a tall order. i can understand how people get these fig >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Software Developer (PHP) Job Available at Newage Solutions and Technologies Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

software developer (php) job available at newage solutions and technologies limited on monday, september 25, 2017. newage solutions and technologies limited - information & communication technology consulting firm with offices in lagos, ibadan & saki; with a vision of providing world-class ict services. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: software developer (php) location: oyo responsibilities a software developer must be able to do the following: designing of the overall architecture of the web application; implementation of a robust set of services and application programming interface (api) to power the web application; building reusable code and libraries for future use; optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability; implementation of security and data protection; translation of ui/ux wireframes to visual elements; integration of the front-end and back-end aspects of the web application; installing and configuring compu >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Logistics/Delivery Personnel Job Available at WireMyCake on Monday, September 25, 2017

logistics/delivery personnel job available at wiremycake on monday, september 25, 2017. wiremycake is a cake and confectioneries company. we believe that every celebration matters and that everybody and milestones deserve to be celebrated. with this mission, we have built a reputation of fast and reliable service to over ten thousand (10,000) customers, retaining 70% of them, all within two years of existence. we make yummy, beautiful and quality celebration cakes, cupcakes, wedding cakes, cake parfait and doughnuts which can be delivered any day, anytime, anywhere. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: logistics/delivery personnel location: lagos job description: manage day to day delivery of company products. organize and sort out company needs. >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Business Development Manager Job Available at AETI Power Systems and Controls Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

business development manager job available at aeti power systems and controls limited on monday, september 25, 2017. aeti power systems and controls limited; a foremost engineering consulting company in nigeria rendering the following services in the power sector: hands-on technical training,  power projects and consulting services, technical recruitment and outsourcing services, procurement and supply of power equipment and facilities management services to the power sector due to the need for expansion, and necessity to meet the request from our clients, we hereby seek application from suitable candidate to fill the position below: job title: business development manager location: lagos summary suitable candidate will be directly reporting to the head, operations and projects. he must be a self -managed individual with extensive technical knowledge of the gencos and/or discos. he/she must have ownership attribute, entrepreneurial and business development skills to drive th >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Pastry Chef Job Available at eRecruiter Nigeria Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

pastry chef job available at erecruiter nigeria limited on monday, september 25, 2017. erecruiter nigeria limited – our client, is a luxury 5-star hotel located in kano, with over 18 years’ experience in the hospitality industry in nigeria. they currently have an opening in the capacity below: job title: pastry chef location: kano job summary: we are looking for an experienced pastry chef to prepare a variety of desserts, pastries or other sweet goods. your skill in baking high quality treats should be matched by your creativity to develop new amazing tastes and recipes. the ideal candidate will be well-versed in culinary arts with a passion for sweet and delicious creations. they must adhere to health and safety standards to provide clients with the best possible serving. the goal is to enhance customer satisfaction so that we can maintain and expand our clientele. responsibilities  prepare a wide variety of goods such as cakes, cookies, pies, bread etc. >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: System/Technical Engineer Job Available at Proxynet Communications on Monday, September 25, 2017

system/technical engineer job available at proxynet communications on monday, september 25, 2017. proxynet communications is an information technology company focusing on systems integrations, network security / disaster recovery solution, enterprise software solutions. our businesses are strongly channeled to providing integrated, turnkey, technology solutions to the financial, manufacturing, telecommunications, government, oil and blue chip sectors in nigeria. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: system/technical engineer location: lagos, abuja responsibilities: complete configuration, installation and support of equipment in a microsoft windows, 7, 8, , 10 and linux-based environments to the specifications of client’s needs troubleshoot and resolve computer related issues by providing both on-site and remote support maintaining software applications, operating systems and regular maintenance. managing assigned projects and program components to del >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Internal Audit Officer Job Available at Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) on Monday, September 25, 2017

internal audit officer job available at ikeja electricity distribution company (ikedc) on monday, september 25, 2017. ikeja electricity distribution company (ikedc) – buoyed by a mission to redefine customer experience and be the provider of choice wherever energy is consumed, ikeja electricity distribution plc (ikeja electric), nigeria’s largest power distribution network powers lives and businesses with innovation and unwavering drive for excellence. the company began its new phase of growth and expansion on november 1st, 2013 following the handover of the defunct power holding company of nigeria (phcn) to nedc/ kepco consortium under the privatization scheme of the federal government of nigeria. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: internal audit officer location: lagos reporting to: audit supervisor role purpose he will be responsible for assisting the audit supervisor in day to day operations related to technical, commercial, and financial aud >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Director/Senior Manager Job Available at Tejas Networks designs on Monday, September 25, 2017

director/senior manager job available at tejas networks designs on monday, september 25, 2017. tejas networks designs, develops and sells high-performance and cost-competitive products to telecommunications service providers, internet service providers, utilities, defence and government entities in over 60 countries. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: director/senior manager location: nigeria responsibilities: identifying opportunities assistance in market entry strategies prepare and maintain sales action plans and strategies plan and conduct direct sales calls manage product training and marketing seminars maintain technical and professional knowledge monitor and report sales activities negotiating contracts supporting channels partners generating and qualifying leads >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Team Lead, Disbursement Desk Job Available at ARM Life Plc on Monday, September 25, 2017

team lead, disbursement desk job available at arm life plc on monday, september 25, 2017. arm life is the insurance subsidiary of asset & resource management company ltd (arm). its parent company, arm is one of the largest non-bank financial services firms in nigeria with a focus on asset management. established in 1994, arm started operations as a traditional asset management company specialising in the management of quoted equities and fixed income securities. we are recruiting to fill the vacant position below: job title: team lead, disbursement desk location: nigeria job summary provide support for the day to day running of the settlement/dealing desk. principal duties and responsibilities prepare the daily blotter for the high yield fund (hyi) and circulate to treasurer. upload portfolio, hyi clients withdrawal request on the automated banking system as necessary and seek approval for the same. assist in execution of all funds /institutional client’s transact >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Steward Job Available at Shoptalent Consulting on Monday, September 25, 2017

steward job available at shoptalent consulting on monday, september 25, 2017. shoptalent consulting – our client, a big private residence on banana island with 5 lounges, 7 bedrooms, 1 cinema, 1 spar house and other facilities, is recruiting to fill the position below: job title: steward location: banana island, lagos employment type: permanent contract hours: 8 – 5 job description required to maintain the entire household in a clean and sanitary manner for utmost comfortability provide assistance to the chef as instructed and required general responsibilities ensure everywhere in the house is sparkling clean by applying all the appropriate measures. this will include proper sweeping, scrubbing, dusting and polishing of all floors, furniture and fittings on a daily basis. ensure all trash containers are emptied in a sanitary manner you are required to ensure all wash basins, mirrors and general bathrooms are washed and aptly taken care of tidy up rooms, make be >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Facility/House Manager Job Available at Shoptalent Consulting on Monday, September 25, 2017

facility/house manager job available at shoptalent consulting on monday, september 25, 2017. shoptalent consulting – our client, a big private residence on banana island with 5 lounges, 7 bedrooms, 1 cinema, 1 spar house and other facilities, is recruiting to fill the position below: job title: facility/house manager location: banana island, lagos job description: a facility/housing manager to manage a private residence with various facilities and housekeeping staff. key responsibilities directing, coordinating and planning essential central services such as receptions, security, maintenance, mails, cleaning, catering, waste disposal, etc. ensuring that facilities meet health, security and safety requirements and also comply with government legislation. supervising and co-ordinating work of maintenance and housekeeping staff and contractors and checking that it has been completed satisfactorily and following up on any deficiencies. responding appropriately to emergenc >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Offshore HSE Supervisor Job Available at Amaiden Energy Nigeria Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

offshore hse supervisor job available at amaiden energy nigeria limited on monday, september 25, 2017. amaiden energy nigeria limited, (formerly moody international nigeria limited) was established in 1996 as a partnership between moody international group and nigerian investors. since commencing operations in march 1997 the company continues to grow and exerts its presence in numerous projects in the nigeria oil and gas industry. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: offshore hse supervisor location: nigeria job type: contract job nature: rotational position description: assisted and advised the company representative on board the vessel/rses-d on hse matters as per contractors’ compliance to the company project hse plan, approved hse bridging procedure and exhibit l to monitor the implementation of the approved contractor and sub-contractor project hse plan and referenced procedures including hse bridging documents participate in risk assessment and s >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Cost Accountant Job Available at Jemi Neil Consulting on Monday, September 25, 2017

cost accountant job available at jemi neil consulting on monday, september 25, 2017. role: cost accountant background our client, a reputable multinational fast-moving consumer goods (fmcg) company specialiazing in manufacturing within nigeria, has given us the task to source a cost accountant with quality and practical accounting experience within a multinational industrial work environment. job summary/overview the cost accountant will be responsible for the overrall planning, studying, and data collection to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and analyzing labor. he/she will be expected to perform the following duties: job responsibilities maintain standard costing determine fixed costs ( salaries, rent and insurance) plan and record variable costs ( purchases of raw material and operations costs) accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles. calculated labor absorption c >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Marketing Contact Data Program Lead Job Available at Oracle Nigeria on Monday, September 25, 2017

marketing contact data program lead job available at oracle nigeria on monday, september 25, 2017. oracle provides the world’s most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems, with more than 370,000 customers including 100 of the fortune 100 representing a variety of sizes and industries in more than 145 countries around the globe. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: marketing contact data program lead job id: 170014rl location: nigeria job level: ic4 (46040)/ic5 (46050) reports to: senior director, digital transformation, emea & apac marketing job summary: leads the contact data program for region (emea/apac) location:  emea (flexible, major oracle market preferable). occasional travel may be required job description  we are seeking an outstanding individual to programme manage the entire contact data program for the region (emea or apac). to deliver continued high quality contact data as per the requireme >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Head of Sales and Marketing Job Available at Dogan's Sugar Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

head of sales and marketing job available at dogan's sugar limited on monday, september 25, 2017. a manufacturing concern based in lagos is desirous of securing the services of a experienced professional as head of sales and marketing. candidate must have a good first degree in the relevant course and preferably a post graduate/professional qualification, he/she, who should be no more than 45 years old, must have 7 – 10 years’ experience in sales and marketing of fmcg products, horeca products, roast coffee, spices sales, marketing and distribution as well as disposable cups sales, marketing and distribution. candidate must have relevant experience in the specific sales, marketing and distribution of the above products. he/she must be fluent in english (written and spoken).  candidate must be able to secure and close business deals within nigeria.   role and accountabilities: financial: develop appropriate business strategies, prepare business plans, budgets >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Clinical Procurement and Inventory Officer Job Available at Jemi Neil Consulting on Monday, September 25, 2017

clinical procurement and inventory officer job available at jemi neil consulting on monday, september 25, 2017. background our client, a reputable occupational health clinic & diagnostic centre has given us the task to source a clinical procurement and inventory officer with quality hands-on work experience in supply chain management, inventory and procurement. the clients clinic and diagnostic centre's head office is located in lekki phase 1, lagos state. inventory management manages and monitors all inventory and stock across all clinical and non-clinical units to ensure utmost efficiency. managing the store, laboratory, supplies etc. prevention of stock outs by ensuring stock levels are within acceptable set limits manages all documentation pertaining to inventory management across the clinic. prevention of wastage and pilferage. ensure proper periodic reporting of departmental utilization as much as possible, ensuring that all units adhere to the approved i >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: NYSC Business Development Executive Job Available at Smade Business on Monday, September 25, 2017

nysc business development executive job available at smade business on monday, september 25, 2017. smade business – our client, an international education placements organization, actively requires serving youth corpers who will drive company sales and recruit more students for partner universities, to fill the position below: job title: nysc business development executive location: lagos job description: these business development executives will create new prospects and build on existing relationships will ensuring that students’ numbers increase. >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Site Engineer Job Available at Bradfield Consulting Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

site engineer job available at bradfield consulting limited on monday, september 25, 2017. bradfield consulting limited – our client, a fully registered private limited liability company with several subsidiaries in building, warehousing, letting, sales, and development of estates, construction, property investment, maintenance, and cold storage. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: site engineer location: lagos job description: due to restructuring and expansion, our client is looking to recruit a site engineer who will be responsible for managing parts of the construction project, providing technical advice, supervising staff on site and ensuring that their packages are completed on time and within budget. key responsibilities:  managing parts of construction projects. day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors. setting out, levelling, surveying the site an >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Dispatch Rider Job Available at Zerofinance Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

dispatch rider job available at zerofinance limited on monday, september 25, 2017. zerofinance is an online retailer of consumer goods such as electronics and other household appliances, mobile phones, tablets and much more! we believe we provide consumers an enjoyable online retail experience through our user-friendly website. we offer a wide selection of authentic products from various reputable brands at competitive prices which are delivered in a speedy and reliable manner. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: dispatch rider location: nigeria duties & responsibilities: the dispatch rider will be instructed on when to collect the package, and the destination address. the dispatch rider is expected to transport and receive items quickly by motorcycle. items can include packages, letter, legal documents or messages. keeping of motorcycle roadworthy. dispatch rider will sign for the package on collection, and get an appropriate person to sign for it upo >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Sales Operation/Sales Admin Manager Job Available at DKT International on Monday, September 25, 2017

sales operation/sales admin manager job available at dkt international on monday, september 25, 2017. dkt international is a social marketing organization whose core mission is the provision of safe and affordable options for family planning and hiv prevention. dkt international is one of the largest private providers of family planning and reproductive health products and services in the developing world. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: sales operation/sales admin manager location: lagos reports to: the head of sales job description: dkt nigeria is set to recruit a sales operation/ sales admin manager based in lagos. we have a challenging and inspirational mission to improve the family planning and hiv/aids prevention in nigeria through social marketing and promotion/ distribution of our products. we are looking for a smart, dynamic and committed individual to fill this position: key accountabilities/responsibilities: ensure field force automation >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Purchasing Officer Job Available at Médecins Sans Frontières on Monday, September 25, 2017

purchasing officer job available at médecins sans frontières on monday, september 25, 2017. médecins sans frontières is a private, international organisation. the organisation is made up mainly of doctors and health sector workers and is also open to all other professions which might help in achieving its aims. médecins sans frontières provides assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: purchasing officer location: abuja contract period: 3 months main duties and responsibilities: performing on a day to day basis the purchasing activities of a supply office, analyzing market sources and competitive pricing conditions among different suppliers in order to ensure an ongoing supply of goods, following the procurement procedures and according to msf standards and protocols. including the following activities: requesting invoice >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Lawyer Job Available at Rockville & Co. on Monday, September 25, 2017

lawyer job available at rockville & co. on monday, september 25, 2017. rockville & co. (barristers, solicitors & notaries public) is based in lagos, nigeria. our lawyers have diverse experience and skills and are committed to excellence. we provide our clients with solutions to both contentious and non-contentious matters including organization of business entities, business advisory services, company secretarial, banking, finance, telecommunications, oil & gas, real estate and shipping. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: lawyer location: lagos responsibilities: providing expert legal support and advice to clients drafting court processes meeting and advising clients on legal,regulatory and policy developments researching law and drafting opinions drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: ASM (North Central East) and (Kano), Sales Officer Job Available at Dogan's Sugar Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

asm (north central east) and (kano), sales officer job available at dogan's sugar limited on monday, september 25, 2017. a manufacturing concern based in lagos is keen to secure the services of experienced professionals as: (1). asm: (nce comprising plateau, nassarawa and benue) base: jos. (2).  (asm kano comprising kano, katsina and kaduna) base: kano   role and accountabilities: identifies business opportunities by identifying prospects and evaluating their position in the industry; researching and analyzing sales options. sells products by establishing contact and developing relationships with prospects; recommending solutions. maintains relationships with clients by providing support, information, and guidance; researching and recommending new opportunities; recommending profit and service improvements.    identifies product improvements or new products by remaining current on industry trends, market activities, and competitors.      >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Graphic Design and Web Development Intern Job Available at Kiote Services Limited on Monday, September 25, 2017

graphic design and web development intern job available at kiote services limited on monday, september 25, 2017. kiote services limited- a conglomerate in the digital marketing and system development field is looking t bring in a talented individual to contribute to ongoing projects. the company offers a fast-paced, dynamic environment and a diverse team. job title: graphic design and web development intern company: xgi group sector: it – internet contract: contract experience level: entry level to 6 months education minimum: bachelors salary: 40-50k monthly/ dependent of experience location: lagos basic function: design and layout of electronic and  print materials for social media advertising, blog posts, websites and  other media as needed principle duties: creation of the  layout, font colour, font type, logos, pictures and other visual and  verbal aspects of a website and print materials maintaining and enhancing websites by adding and im >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Grants Manager Job Available at Catholic Relief Services (CRS) on Monday, September 25, 2017

grants manager job available at catholic relief services (crs) on monday, september 25, 2017. catholic relief services (crs) is an international non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 99 countries around the world. crs programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality. crs works through local church and non-church partners to implement its programs, therefore, strengthening and building the capacity of these partner organizations is fundamental to programs in every country in which crs operates. crs re-established presence in nigeria in 2000 and currently focuses on vulnerable children, agriculture, health and hiv, extractives and governance, and peace building programming. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: grants manager reference number: gmgfm092517 location: abuja job summary: the grant manager is responsible for overall budget monitoring and compliance oversight of the globa >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Senior Business Development Manager Job Available at Fadac Resources on Monday, September 25, 2017

senior business development manager job available at fadac resources on monday, september 25, 2017. fadac resources – our cleint is a multinational certified training institute with branches scattered all around africa. they serve businesses, schools, and communities in dubai, south africa, kenya, nigeria, and malaysia. they also have large network of trainers who are certified by international curriculum providers to deliver world-recognised qualifications. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: senior business development manager location: lagos job purpose: the business development manager will be responsible for developing the revenue and growth of our new skills 21 programme in the west african education sector, ultimately improving company’s market position and brand. skills 21 is an exciting, engaging new soft skills programme designed to nurture and draw out key soft skill competencies in students alongside the more traditional ‘hard s >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Consultant Job Available at Save the Children on Monday, September 25, 2017

consultant job available at save the children on monday, september 25, 2017. save the children is the leading independent organization for children in need, with programs in over 120 countries, including the united states. we aim to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives by improving their health, education and economic opportunities. in times of acute crisis, we mobilize rapid assistance to help children recover from the effects of war, conflict and natural disasters. each year, we and our partners reach millions of children in communities around the world. join our dedicated and diverse staff in their work to improve the well-being of children everywhere. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: consultant – conduct of on the job training (ojt) for front line health workers job id: sav-71353 locations: gombe background every year, about 6 million children die globally before they >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Architect – Expatriate Job Available at Adexen Recruitment Agency on Monday, September 25, 2017

architect – expatriate job available at adexen recruitment agency on monday, september 25, 2017. adexen recruitment agency – our client a civil engineering and construction company, whose main focus is the construction of high quality buildings for both residential and industrial use, as well as roads and civil infrastructures, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below: job title: architect – expatriate job reference: 1323 location: lagos job description: as a project architect, you will be the individual who is responsible for overseeing the architectural aspects of the development of the design, production of the construction documents and specifications of some of the most exciting construction projects in lagos. >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Coordinator (MEAL) Job Available at Christian Aid (CA) on Monday, September 25, 2017

monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning coordinator (meal) job available at christian aid (ca) on monday, september 25, 2017. christian aid (ca) is a uk-based international ngo, partnering with others to end poverty in africa. at the heart of this vision is the transformation of the lives of people who live in poverty, empowering them to have a brighter future. christian aid works in more than 30 countries and has been operating in nigeria since 2003. the nigeria country programme focuses on community health and hiv, accountable governance including humanitarian response and gender. applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position below: job title: monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning coordinator (meal) location: maiduguri type of contract: fixed term contracted hours: 35 contract length: 4 months reports to: meal manager role purpose the role holder will support christian aid’s response to the humanitarian crisis in ni >> continue reading

Employment Recruitment: Business Development Manager Job Available at RedCloud Technology on Monday, September 25, 2017

business development manager job available at redcloud technology on monday, september 25, 2017. redcloud technology is a fintech pioneer bringing mobile banking, e-payments & mobile wallet solutions to parts of the world that aren’t serviced by traditional banks. we concentrate on providing safe, secure payment systems to regions where this does not exist. redcloud has reinvented financial services by creating a mobile banking platform that provides fast and easy deployment to enable customers of all sizes to deliver services to anyone, anytime, anywhere. we are recruiting to fill the position below: job title: business development manager location: lagos, lagos job description: we are a friendly, ambitious technology company and we are currently looking for a sales and business development manager with experience of selling enterprise level software solutions to banking or financial services customers. the candidate can be based out of lagos, although location can be >> continue reading