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The Edo State Government is carrying out a Civil Service Transformation and Enhancement Project as part of its Institutional Reform Agenda. The Project is designed to develop the Human and Organizational capabilities required to deliver efficient services to the people of Edo State, and to Make Edo Great Again.

The services of talented Graduates and Young Professionals are required to fill critical vacant positions in the Service, support the implementation of the transformation and contribute to embedding the new ways of working.

Candidates who possess the required qualifications, experience and skills and would like to join us on this exciting and challenging Transformation Journey are invited to apply. Serving Civil Servants who are seeking a higher challenge are also invited to apply. The eligibility requirements and job specifications are as below:

General Requirements:
i) Candidates must possess the minimum academic and professional requirements for each role as stated below. Unless otherwise stated, a minimum of a second-class lower degree or lower credit HND Diploma is required and additional relevant educational or professional
qualifications may be an added advantage. ii) Candidates must also have completed the mandatory NYSC program (where applicable) and be computer literate, with good interpersonal and leadership skills and work effectively in teams.

Successful Candidates will undergo a period of Graduate development designed to enhance their knowledge, skills and other attributes to enable them function effectively in their respective roles. They will be employed in a Service that offers a robust, challenging, diverse working
culture that values teamwork and leverages technology in delivering high quality services to the people of Edo State.

Responsibilities will include:
Contributing to the implementation of the Transformation Agenda
• Participate through teamwork in contributing to the goals and objectives of the Ministry, Agency, or Department they are assigned.

Candidates applying for GL 8 jobs must have graduated on or after January 1, 2016 and must not be more than 29 years of age by December 31, 2020. Candidates applying for GL 9 & 10 jobs must not be more than 35 years of age by December 31, 2020.

How to apply:
Interested candidates may apply by visiting the Edo State Recruitment Portal at: and completing the online application form.

OR, click this direct link: All applications must be submitted on or before 4th January, 2021.

Candidates may only apply for 1 position. Multiple applications will result in disqualification EDSG does not require candidates to make any payments to any person or organization in respect of this recruitment exercise.

We are an equal opportunity employer and each candidate shall stand the same chance of gaining employment.

This recruitment campaign shall be free, fair and merit-driven.

For more details, download the pdf below:

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