Andela Recruits Facilities Associate Lagos Nigeria

About Andela

Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development.

At Andela, we find the brightest young people in Africa, train them to be world-class developers, and connect them with employers around the world looking for top technical talent. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common.

We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen

About The Facilities Associate – Nigeria

Andela is seeking a Facilities Associate to help maintain all Andela buildings and grounds facilities. It entails supervision of tasks related to HVAC, electrical, plumbing, security, environmental, safety, procurement, custodial and event coordination. This position requires a team player attitude, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, attention to details and project coordination. The Facilities Associate should have the ability to collaborate with and support all stakeholders/interfaces.

In This Job You Will

Support the facilities manager in ensuring that all our facilities conform to Andela Facilities management standards in addition to global health, safety, security and environment standards.

You Will Also

    • Supervise the cleaning and housekeeping in all facilities
    • Manage the store by keeping accurate store record
    • Document all routine tasks carried out and document all materials used for easy tracking
    • Track all PPM works and ensure they are carried out
    • Assist with vendor/contractor supervision
    • Closely monitor equipment maintenance. Also maintain accurate records of all maintenance & repairs.
    • Oversee and provide event co-ordination
    • Monitor suppliers’ performance in line with KP!s, contractual obligations and SLA
    • Work with the Facilities Manager to report problems, solutions, and costs associated. Provide a weekly status update on any pending project
    • Work with Facilities Manager to manage annual facility budget
    • Assist with the procurement of all request and supplies
    • Regularly inspect properties for any maintenance or areas of concern
    • Ensure compliance and implementation of policies as they relate to facilities
    • Maximise the cost of individual events by creating and tracking budgets for each event, in agreement with the Facility Manager
    • Liaise with technical staff to ensure timely and correct set up and delivery of operational aspects of events including lighting, sound, staging etc.
    • Support office logistics and travel management activities as required
    • Undertake any other duties as requested by the senior management team, in accordance with the scope and responsibilities of the role
    • Consult/work with other senior managers on specific initiatives as required

As The Ideal Candidate For This Role You

    • Must have good interpersonal skills
    • Must work effectively with and collaborate with others
    • Must be self-motivated and willing to serve
    • Must have ability to execute projects systematically
    • Must be meticulous and be a stickler for orderliness and cleanliness
    • Must have ability to manage artisans and technicians
    • Must be proficient in computer applications using Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher, etc.
    • Must have good organizational and communication skills
    • Must possess a minimum of 3 years experience in facilities management and supervising others

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Skill to build manage established Facilities Management(FM) systems
    • Ability to supervise a team
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to quickly build trust with staff, vendors, and junior staff.
    • Computer literacy and ability to use excel to create FM reports
    • Ability to adapt and scale operations rapidly
    • Ability to plan and prioritize own work under tight deadlines, as well as to work on own initiative and as a member of a team.

Benefits & Compensation

    • Full-time compensation
    • Medical coverage
    • Breakfast and Lunch provided daily
    • Beautiful working environment
    • Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet
    • Oh, and a chance to change the world!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status


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  1. Aina idowu

    Very good


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