Information Technology / Graphics Design Assistant

July 15, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Information Technology / Graphics Design Assistant
Ref No: STS2022-011
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Recruitment Type: STS- National (6-months renewable contract)

Oversee social media accounts (e.g. Facebook timeline cover, profile pictures and blog layout, Instagram page, Microsoft outlook, Twitter).
Post regularly text, videos and images that engage Office target market.
Identify social media events such as interesting hashtag, sensitive topics and share appropriate contents that align with company social media strategies.
Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews.
Host live stream events to actively engage their audience and provide highly interactive entertainment directly to audience.
Develop the overall layout and production design for advertisements, brochures, magazines, and corporate reports.
Design Project Training Manuals and coordinate all graphics and media activities.
Design graphics and videos to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, logos, or imagery for print and digital use including social media posts, website graphics etc.
Collaborate closely with copywriters using Learning Management System (LMS) to create E-learning platform (Moodle).
Transform statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams.
Perform any other job-related task as may be assigned by the Supervisors.


HND / B.Sc in Computer Science or related field with a minimum of two (2) years’ experience performing similar or related role in a well-structured organization.

The ideal candidate must:

Have ability to work with minimal supervision and good communication skills.

We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive benefits and excellent working
conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
Application Closing Date
21st July, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Click here for more information (PDF)

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format
The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.
IITA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse workforce, particularly welcoming applications from women. While all applications will be acknowledged, please.

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