International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is recruiting for fulltime Ticketing/Administrative Assistant.
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.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable Nigerian for the position below at the Institute’s guesthouse in Lagos:
Duties Successful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:
Handle air tickets and reservations for clients;
Give advice on the best and most economical reservation options;
Ensure prompt and excellent customer service to IITA travelers;
Liaise with corporate airlines and travel partners for issuance of tickets;
Perform all necessary administrative formalities;
Prepare weekly accounts report in absence of the administrative officer;
Perform any other duties that maybe assigned by supervisor.
Min Required Experience:
OND in any related discipline with air travel certification and training. He/she must possess a minimum of three (3) years’ related experience in a structured work environment.
Be proficiency in use of GDS, especially on Amadeus, Galileo and Sabre.
Remuneration We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.
How To Apply: 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.