VETSARK is a technology firm with a passion to support livestock farmers and animal health professionals better improve the health of animals and reduce losses caused by pest and diseases.

Our mission is to help farmers defeat pest and diseases, to this effect, we are on the search for credible and skilled professionals who will contribute to our mission by joining our team.

Timeline:
Opens: May 14, 2019
Closes: June 10, 2019
Invitations sent: June 12, 2019
Interviews: June 18 -20, 2019 (Lagos)
Offers sent: June 24, 2019
Resumption: July 1, 2019

Remuneration:
VETSARK is offering a range of roles (fulltime, part-time and remote) and a great
remuneration package. Successful applicants who receive a job offer may also receive housing or accommodation support, depending on need. Terms and conditions apply.

Roles open for application:
The following roles are open for immediate employment.

1. Learning and Development Officer

We are looking for a Learning and Development (L&D) Manager to help livestock
farmers and animal health professionals advance their skills and knowledge. In this
role, you should be passionate about helping farmers and animal health professionals
learn and grow. Excellent communication skills are essential. If you also have
experience designing and conducting training courses and field programs for
livestock farmers, animal scientists, veterinarians, we’d like to meet you.
Ultimately, you will help Vetsark succeed by training and developing farmers,
veterinarians and animal scientists to adopt new skills with record keeping, enforcing
good biosecurity practices and conducting disease audits and laboratory tests.

Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 4 – 10 years field practice
● Track record of successfully implemented programs
Service Station:
Lagos (fulltime, with the possibility of national travel)
Responsibilities:
● Create and execute learning strategies for farmers and animal health
professionals
● Implement various learning methods nationwide (e.g. field training, workshops,
online training etc)
● Design and deliver e-learning courses, workshops and other trainings
● Assess the success of development plans and help farmers and veterinarians
make the most of learning opportunities
● Help farmers and veterinarians develop their staff members
● Ensuring strategic alignment of the training department with business goals
● Track budgets and negotiate
● Oversee training activities

Requirements:

● Proven experience as a trainer, event organizer or similar
● Current knowledge of effective learning and development methods
● Familiarity with veterinarians, animal scientists, farmer groups, cooperatives,
associations
● Experience in project management and budgeting
● Proficient in MS Office and Learning Management Systems (LMS)
● Excellent communication and negotiation skills; sharp business acumen
● Ability to build rapport with farmers and veterinarians
● BSc/HND in Agriculture, Animal Science, or a related field; or Doctor of
Veterinary Medicine.
● Professional certification and experience is a plus
Remuneration:
N150,000.00 – N200,000.00 net monthly take home

2. Data Analyst/Manager
We are looking for a passionate certified Data Analyst. The successful candidate will
turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions.
Our ideal candidate will also have experience with regard to data management and security.

Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 3 – 5 years field practice
● Track record of successfully implemented programs
Service Station:
Lagos (fulltime)
Responsibilities:
● Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing
reports
● Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and
other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
● Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems

● Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
● Filter and “clean” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and
performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
● Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
● Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
● Ensure digital databases and archives are protected from security breaches
and data losses
● Troubleshoot data-related problems and authorize maintenance or
modifications
● Create and enforce policies for effective data management
● Formulate techniques for quality data collection to ensure adequacy, accuracy
and legitimacy of data
● Devise and implement efficient and secure procedures for data handling and
analysis with attention to all technical aspects
Requirements:
● Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
● Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data
mining and segmentation techniques
● Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business
Objects etc), databases (SQL etc), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL
frameworks)
● Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing
datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc)
● Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and
disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and
accuracy
● Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
● BS in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or
Statistics
Remuneration:
● N100,000.00 – N200,000.00 net monthly take home

3. Data Entry Clerk

We are looking for a Data Entry Clerk to type information into our database from
paper documents. The ideal candidate will be computer savvy and a fast typist with a
keen eye for detail. You will report to a data manager or another senior data team
member. Understanding of data confidentiality principles is compulsory. Vetsark will rely on you for having accurate and updated data that are easily accessible through a
digital database.

Experience Level:
● Beginner to Intermediate
Experience Length:
● 1 – 5 years
● Track record of successfully completed tasks
Service Station:
Contract Employment (full time in Lagos)
Role is also open to part-time/remote
Responsibilities:
● Transfer data from paper formats into computer files or database systems
using keyboards, data recorders or optical scanners.
● Type in data provided directly from customers
● Create spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistakes
● Verify data by comparing it to source documents
● Update existing data
● Retrieve data from the database or electronic files as requested
● Perform regular backups to ensure data preservation
● Sort and organize paperwork after entering data to ensure it is not lost.
Requirements:
● Fast typing skills
● Excellent knowledge of word processing tools and spreadsheets (MS Office
Word, Excel etc.)
● Working knowledge of office equipment and computer hardware and
peripheral devices
● Basic understanding of databases

● Good command of English both oral and written and customer service skills
● Great attention to detail
● Secondary school education and above.
● Must not be less than 18 years old
Remuneration
N50,000.00 – N100,000.00 net monthly take home

4. Video Editor/Graphic Designer

The video editor/graphic designer is charged with determining the best ways for us to
visually represent our company’s creative products. It is very much a people-oriented
job, involving the development of high-level creative concepts for design projects
including documentary, branding, animations, and infographics for video, print and
social media outlets. It also involves working to building engaging video/graphics
documents and publishing them on social media and other news outlets.
Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 2 – 5 years experience
● Track record of successfully implemented programs
Service Station:
Lagos (fulltime, with the possibility of national travel)
Key Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
● Developing brand strategy and providing creative concepts and designs to the
different campaigns from our national office.
● Work closely with the team to visually explain complex data findings, including
infographics.
● Assist with the writing and presentation of cohesive and persuasive rationales
for campaign creative approaches, including page layout, presentation design,
icon creation and photo editing.
● Work within the Vetsarkl brand on marketing materials and other collateral.
● Assist with the artistic input and design for print materials, video contents and
social media products.

● Contribute organization and planning for production teams to optimize
resources and produce quality and timely outputs.
● Guide the cycles of campaign development from the initial brainstorming,
creative approaches and analysis of available market researches, to the
different phases of production development and implementation.
Required Qualifications
● Undergraduate degree in Fine Arts or other related field; may be substituted
with commensurate work experience.
● At least 2 years of visual design and video editing experience.
● Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography, video editing and
web limitations; must have the ability to storyboard or translate ideas to team
members
● A demonstrated working knowledge of experience design, brand development,
and creative process
● Strong knowledge of Adobe collections, InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, in
addition to an understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
● Ability to work on multiple projects and deadlines.
● Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
● Strong written and oral communication skills.
● A team player, who is also self-motivated.
Remuneration
N100,000.00 – N150,000.00 net monthly take home

5. Accountant
We are looking for an Accountant to manage all financial transactions, from fixed
payments and variable expenses to bank deposits and budgets.
Accountant responsibilities include auditing financial documents and procedures,
reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns. To be
successful in this role, you should have previous experience with bookkeeping and a
flair for spotting numerical mistakes. Ultimately, you will provide us with accurate
quantitative information on financial position, liquidity and cash flows of our business,
while ensuring we’re compliant with all tax regulations.
Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:

● 2 – 5 years work experience
● Track record of successfully implemented programs
Service Station:
Lagos (fulltime)
Responsibilities:
● Manage all accounting transactions
● Prepare budget forecasts
● Publish financial statements in time
● Handle monthly, quarterly and annual closings
● Reconcile accounts payable and receivable
● Ensure timely bank payments
● Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
● Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements
● Report on the company’s financial health and liquidity
● Audit financial transactions and documents
● Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when
necessary
● Comply with financial policies and regulations
Requirements:
● Work experience as an Accountant
● Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
● Hands-on experience with accounting software like QuickBooks and Wave
App
● Advanced MS Excel skills
● Experience with general ledger functions
● Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
● BSc in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree
● Additional certification (ICAN) is a plus
Remuneration:
N100,000.00 – N150,000.00 net monthly take home

6. Backend Developer

Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 4 – 10 years
● Strong backend developer, conceptualizing and designing products
● Track record of successfully built products and completed projects
Service Station:
Lagos (fulltime, with the possibility of national travel)
Responsibilities:
● Build efficient, well designed Application Programming Interface (API) with
detailed specifications that integrates perfectly with frontend codes.
● Participate in the entire application lifecycle, troubleshoot and debug
applications to ensure efficiency.
● Work closely with analysts, designers and product development managers to
identify new features & develop to meets clients needs and requirements.
● Test products in controlled, real situations before going live.
● Maintain the systems to ensure optimized performance .
● Provide training and support to internal teams.
● Write clean, secure and reusable code as well as libraries for future use.
● Liaise with developers, designers and system administrators to identify new
features.
● Research evaluate and analyze new backend techniques, technologies, etc to
improve back end systems.
● Collaborate with Front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with
server side logic.
Educational Qualification:
● BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
Professional Qualification:
● Professional qualification is an added advantage
Key Competencies Requirement:
Technical:
● Proficient in Nodejs & Typescript
● Proficient understanding of Modern javascript ESNext
● Understanding Nodejs event loop and single threaded systems

● Proficient in Object relational mapping systems like Sequelize, Objection js.
● Knowledge of Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills
● Extensive knowledge of Database systems and management (MYSQL,Redis,
MongoDB)
● Agile development methodologies
● Ability to manage servers (Digital Ocean, docker, Apache), including database
administration as well as scaling applications to handle load changes.
● Knowledge of accessibility and security compliance
● Experience with version control, such as Git
● Knowledge of message queuing systems & Event driven architecture
● Knowledge of UNIX Based Systems and management is a plus
Functional:
● Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills
● Attention to details
● Understanding of clean code practices, domain driven design & modular
software design patterns and implementation
● Resourcefulness and troubleshooting aptitude
● Teamwork
Behavioural:
● Good communication & interpersonal skills
● Good written skills
● Passionate, obsessed about best practices in application design, performance
and security
Remuneration:
N200,000.00 – N300,000.00 net monthly take home

7. Frontend Developer

Experience Level:
● Mid level
Experience Length:
● 2 – 5 years experience as a Front End Developer, conceptualizing and designing
products.
● Track record of successfully built products and completed projects.
Service Station:
● Lagos (fulltime);
● Role is also flexible to part-time/remote engagement.

Responsibilities:
● Develop new user-facing features
● Translate the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual
elements of the application
● Build reusable code and libraries for future use
● Partake in company’s website redesigning to meet modern specifications
● Work on improving company’s core application products
● Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
● Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
● Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
● Review app and feature coding and plan future website upgrades with the
development team
● Work directly with the UI/UX designer to design a framework for creating user
apps that grows with the needs of the company
● Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
Key Competencies Requirements:
Technical:
● Knowledge of coding languages (CSS3, Javascript, es6, Vue JS)
● Knowledge of UX software e.g Sketch, InVision, UXPin, Figma etc is a plus.
● Agile Development methodologies
● Knowledge of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and
SASS
● Knowledge of Vuejs, Vue router, Vuex
● Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks,
● Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates
and AJAX.
● Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues, web
performance, optimistic UI and ways to work around them.
● Understanding of code versioning tools, mainly GIT.
Functional:
● Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills
● Attention to details
● Resourceful and troubleshooting aptitude
● Team spirit
Behavioural:
● Good communication and interpersonal skills
● Good written skills
Remuneration:
● N150,000.00 – N200,000.00 net monthly take-home

8. Mobile Developer

Experience Level:

● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 2 – 5 years experience as a Mobile App Developer, conceptualising and
designing products
● Track record of successfully built products and completed projects.
Service Station:
● Lagos (fulltime);
● Role is also flexible to part-time/remote engagement.
Responsibilities:
● Develop new user-facing features
● Translate the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual
elements of the application
● Build reusable code and libraries for future use
● Work directly with the UI/UX designer to design a framework for creating user
apps that grows with the needs of the company
● Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
Key Competencies Requirements:
Technical:
● Experience in developing very slim, fast and high performance hybrid mobile
applications Strong HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript Skills
● Strong knowledge/experience in hybrid mobile app development frameworks
(Preferably Ionic 3, 4)
● Strong understanding of Typescripts Strong knowledge/understanding of
Node.js
● Strong understanding of the latest Angular Framework (Preferably Angular 7)
● Strong understanding of Angular animation and CSS3 animations Good
knowledge of state management (RxJs)
● A great understanding of the Android and IOS mobile operating systems
● Experience in building Cordova based applications (Knowledge of Ionic
capacitor will be great)
● Ability to create/modify Cordova/Capacitor plugins for both Android and IOS
● Ability to interact with external APIs
● Good understanding of mobile application security, especially in relation to
Hybrid Apps
● Understanding of code versioning tools, mainly GIT.

Functional:
● Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills
● Attention to details
● Resourceful and troubleshooting aptitude
● Team spirit
Behavioural:
● Good communication and interpersonal skills
● Good written skills
Remuneration
● N150,000.00 – N200,000.00 net monthly take-home.

 

9. Chief Technology Officer

We are looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to provide sound technical
leadership in all aspects of our business. You will communicate with employees,
stakeholders and customers to ensure our company’s technologies are used
appropriately.
Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. We expect
you to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts. If you are also an excellent communicator and public speaker, we’d like to meet you.
Experience Level:
● Mid level to Expert
Experience Length:
● 5 years experience
● Track record of successfully built products and completed projects.
Service Station:
● Lagos (fulltime);

Responsibilities
● Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment
with its business goals
● Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage
● Help departments use technology profitably
● Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
● Build quality assurance and data protection processes
● Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance

● Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and
adjustments to technology
● Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
Requirements:
● Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role
● Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
● Understanding of budgets and business-planning
● Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
● Excellent communication skills
● Leadership and organizational abilities
● Strategic thinking
● Problem-solving aptitude
● BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field; MBA or other
relevant graduate degree is a plus
Remuneration:
● N300,000 to N400,000
● Equity (in Vetsark)

10.Search Engine Optimization Officer

We are looking for an SEO Manager to coordinate our SEO efforts, including onsite
and offsite optimization and keyword expansion research Your goal will be to create
contents and ensure that these content is search-engine friendly and optimized to
increase our company’s profitability.
Experience Level:
● Intermediate to Expert
Experience Length:
● 2 – 5 years field practice
● Track record of successfully implemented of SEO activities
Service Station:
Lagos
Responsibilities
· Develop and execute successful SEO strategies
· Conduct keyword research to guide content teams
· Review technical SEO issues and recommend fixes

· Optimize website content, landing pages and paid search copy
· Direct off-page optimization projects (e.g. link-building)
· Collect data and report on traffic, rankings and other SEO aspects
· Work with social media teams to optimize campaigns
· Keep abreast of SEO and integrated marketing trends
Requirements
· Proven experience as SEO Manager, SEM Manager or similar role
· Knowledge of standard and current SEO practices
· Knowledge of HTML/CSS
· Experience with SEO reporting
· Familiarity with relevant tools (e.g. Conductor, Screaming Frog, MOZ) and web
analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, WebTrends)
· Excellent communication skills
· Strong organizational and leadership skills
· Analytical mindset with numerical aptitude
· BSc/BA in Marketing, Business or related field (Knowledge and experience in any
livestock field is an added advantage)
Remuneration:
N150,000.00 – N200,000.00 net monthly take home

How To Apply

1. Send an email application to blessing@vetsark.com
2. Email applications should be titled using the following format, “Your full name –
Position you Applying for” e.g. Alex Aisha Adebola – Learning and Development
Officer”.
3. All email applications must contain attachment carrying a cover letter and
comprehensive CV (with two referees).

Note:Only successful applicants will be contacted for interviews.

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