It is not news that there are hundreds of people currently unemployed and in search of quality employment. These people have the necessary skills and are ready to work but cannot access the available jobs. A few companies have identified this gap and have created a bridge between employers of labour who are scouting for talents and job seekers who possess the necessary skills.
Below are a few websites designed to help job seekers and employers in Nigeria, they are more than just a platform to see vacancies but they provide useful resources and information.
In no particular order we have:
Jobberman: The main goal of jobberman is solving the problem of unemployment in Nigeria by providing practical solutions to this issue. They are a preferred choice among job seekers and providers because they offer far more than a source for jobs in Nigeria but other services that are vital to jobseekers such as free CV review, connection to various professional courses, career advice, ETC. They are definitely a platform every job seeker should have at their finger tips. More information can be found on their website jobberman.com
My Job mag: Established in 2010, My Jobmag provides top notch job services to the recruitment market in Nigeria. For the past few years they have become a favourite among job seekers by providing a platform to search for available positions in organizations across the country. They have an easy to use website and host hundreds of companies including name brands such as Unilever, ETC. They also provide job tips, shortlisting services for employers, CV review, etc. More information can be found on their website myjobmag.com
Ngcareers: Ngcareers is a popular site among Nigerian job seekers and employers. Just like the two listed above they provide a platform for organisations to advertise vacancies to a large audience thereby bridging the gap between the unemployed and employers. They also provide complimentary services such as CV review, training courses, and company reviews. Their website is ngcareers.com
YBLNigeria: Established with the main goal of reducing the rate of youth unemployment by 3% by December 2016 and 25% in the year 2020, ybln or the Young Business Leaders of Nigeria hosts employers, employees and entrepreneurs creating a platform for interaction between the three and an opportunity for the unemployed to get in contact with employers who need their services. They also seek to do more than advertise jobs, they also provide opportunities for jobseekers to develop themselves thereby making themselves more employable. They also use their social media platforms such as twitter to push vacancies to thousands of people across Nigeria. Their website is yblnigeria.com
Job list Nigeria: Job list Nigeria is a provider of recruitment resources committed to connecting individuals (Job Seekers) to organisations (employers). They also provide information on scholarship opportunities, internships (for both undergraduate and graduate), trainings etc. their website is joblistnigeria.com
Job gurus Services: Job gurus Services is an online Job portal based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria that helps employers get the right employees to fill in available positions in their company. The online portal advertises new Job vacancies from companies around Nigeria ranging from SMEs to multinationals. Employers and Recruiters use their platform to advertise their Job vacancies, receive, track and sort applications and employees can look for jobs that fit their profile, thereby helping to bridge the gap and get quick and reliable access to suitable jobs. Their website is www.jobgurus.com.ng
Jobzilla: They offer very similar services to the sites above. They assure their users that they go the extra mile to ensure job seekers don’t get defrauded by cross checking vacancies to avoid scams. Their website is jobzilla.ng
Hot Nigerian Jobs: No different from the ones above, hot Nigerian jobs leverages on technology to connect the unemployed and employers. They pride themselves in providing timely information to job seekers. Their website is hotnigerianjobs.com