Getting Job in Nigeria has become a bottle neck today because many certificates are running after few jobs and this has lead to continues rise in unemployment and has frustrated many graduates and those who are desperately in need of job and those who wish to change their job. Many believe the Nigerian Job market has turn to “man no man” and only those who know someone at the top will be able to get a good Job.
The statement above is not false however there are still many ways you can land your dream Job in Nigeria today if you play your cards well.
First and foremost you need to know the kind of job you want and this will determine the location that best suit your Job.
Lagos is Nigeria commercial capital and there are many Jobs coming up on daily basis.
Follow the procedure Below.
Be Focus: Many job seeker today are jumping from one job site to the other looking for Job and the downside to this is that after providing and submitting CV you are still not invited for interview. Some of the job posted on the job site are not real and many of them are just meant to drive traffic to their website and if your rely only on this job site ..you are likely to remain jobless for a very long time.
The concept of focus is very simple ..when you see any job vacancy, you need to visit the organisation website to confirm the validity and authenticity of this vacancy and you should see if the advertised position fit your description before you proceed and if otherwise you’re may have to click on delete bottom.Focus on the important and leave the unimportant, this concept will help you in separating real jobs from fake jobs…
Tell people around and afar you need Job: sometimes landing your dream job may be from the awareness created by someone who is aware of the opportunity you never knew existed…. if you are living in ondo state and a friend or family in Lagos is aware you need a job..this people will be your eyes in Lagos whenever there is any vacancy around them and you will be duly informed.
Upgrade your skills: in the cause of looking for Job, add more to your skills and this will increase your chance of landing a good job. An organisation will be happy to choose a chartered accountant ahead of an accountant.
Thee are many digital skill which many organisation are looking for today ..such as data analysts, back end developer, content developer and many more. This are added advantage in the employment market.
Take smaller Jobs to Get Bigger Jobs.
Do not despise your Little beginning because some jobs are meant to open door of better jobs. Instead of rejecting that job with a poor pay, you an grab it with your two hands with the hope of getting a better job.