NAIC, or Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation, has just announced its 2020/2021 recruitment program. Every year, the program is a chance for thousands of talented young Nigerians who want to build a career in the agricultural insurance field. Here is everything you should know!
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1. Who can apply?
The positions at NAIC may be very attractive, but they are open only to the candidates who fit the requirements set by the Corporation. In order to be considered for a job at NAIC, you need to meet the following criteria:
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- Be below 35 years of age;
- Be a Nigerian citizen, either by birth or nationalization;
- Provide credible means of identification;
- Have a relevant degree from a reputable institution;
- Have at least 6 credits, which should include English Language and Mathematics;
- Outstanding interpersonal and teamwork skills;
- Good communication skills, both oral and written;
- Adequate level of computer literacy.
In addition to the official requirements, the recruitment experts at NAIC also want to see candidates with an active outlook on life who are willing to step out of their comfort zone and are not afraid to accept challenging tasks. If you feel like this description fits you, a job at NAIC may be a good option for you.
The salary for the 2020/2021 recruitment period at NAIC has not been set yet. However, you should keep in mind that the job openings at NAIC are designed for recent graduates and other individuals who are only beginning their careers. According to some estimates, the annual salary for the junior positions at NAIC is around ₦250,0000, which makes the monthly salary just a little below ₦21,000.
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3. When and how to apply
The important thing to know is that the 2020/2021 recruitment program at NAIC has been announced, it has not officially started yet. That is why, if you see any online posts encouraging you to apply for a job at NAIC for a moderate fee, you should automatically consider it a scam.
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The start of the recruitment program will be announced some time later this year. You can check the NAIC website from time to time to see when the recruitment officially starts. You should be able to find the application form on the same website.
The application process itself is expected to be fairly simple. If you feel like you meet the criteria for the desired job, you will need to fill in the application form and attach your current CV. To maximize your chance of getting the job, you can also attach a cover letter that explains why you are the perfect candidate for the position.
It’s important to know that you should only apply once and only for one position. If you apply to the same position multiple times or to multiple positions as a single individual, your application will be disregarded by the recruitment officials.
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