Vacancy: Executive Secretary, Association of Power Generation Companies


The Association of Power Generation Companies is a non-profit and non-political organization formed to provide a platform to discuss issues of common interest relevant to the Nigerian Electricity Generation Industry.

The association was incorporated in October 2015, and as such, it is recruiting a highly motivated and results driven candidate to fill the position of Executive Secretary  on a full time basis

As the Executive Secretary, the individual will perform diverse secretarial duties and administrative functions requiring confidentiality, initiative and sound decision-making in line with the Association’s activities and goals. He/She will also be required to exercise independent judgement escalating serious or unique problems to the Association Chairman and Board of Trustees.

This position is based in Abuja and commands an attractive remuneration package.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for day-to-day operations and management of the association
  • Provide full headquarters support to all the member companies of the association
  • Assist with the logistics and organisation of Monthly Association Meetings
  • Manage all correspondences directed to the Association by analysing incoming memos, submissions, and reports in order to determine their significance
  • Maintain all corporate books and accounts, receive and disburse funds and handle all corporate financial transactions
  • Oversee public relations to campaigns
  • Implement directives and provide administrative support to the chairman and Board of Trustees
  • Give direction to the Association personnel
  • Liaise with other stakeholders in the electricity industry on behalf of the Association
  • High-level engagement with government officials on behalf of the Association
  • Ensure periodic publicity of the Association for the purpose of educating and enlightening the public on the aims and objective of the Association
  • Provide operational and managerial advice to the Chairman and Board of Trustees
  • Research and prepare monthly technical and administrative reports

Qualification and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree in any of the Social Sciences, Administration, Law and Engineering
  • Am MBA or post-graduate degree in any of the disciplines above would be an added advantage
  • At least 10 years working experience with a minimum of 5 years of management capacity in Power Generation, Distribution or Power Quality industries
  • Extensive experience in stakeholders management
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Quality and Experience

  • The successful candidate is expected to have the following competencies:
  • Leadership, creativity and technical background with a vast understanding of the power sector
  • Candidate must be team oriented, a forward thinking manager with hands-on management experience
  • Receptive and have warm deposition to welcome and accommodate ideas and opinions of all and sundry
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, both oral and written
  •  Strong PC skills (proficient knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Sound research skills
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics
  • Excellent attention to detail


To apply, email your current resume and cover letter to



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