INEC Ad-Hoc Staff Recruitment: Apply Now for All Available Positions

In a crucial development as of September 2, 2023, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially opened the doors for applications regarding the Ad-Hoc Staff recruitment. This recruitment drive is in preparation for the upcoming off-cycle Governorship Elections scheduled for Bayelsa, Imo, and Kogi States.

Important Dates

Before you dive into the application process, here are the key dates you need to keep in mind:

  • Portal Opening: Thursday, 31st August, 2023, 8:00 AM
  • Portal Closing: Monday, 2nd October, 2023, 12:00 Midnight

Who is Eligible to Apply?

Now, let’s determine if you are eligible to be part of this critical process. All potential applicants are encouraged to visit the Eligibility Page, which provides detailed information about the qualifications and criteria required for various Election Staff Positions.

For Returning Applicants

If you’ve previously created a profile on this portal during the 2019 Registration or if you are in the process of applying for the 2023 Bayelsa, Kogi, and Imo Governorship Election Staff Positions, kindly use the link provided to log in and update or finalize your Registration.

For New Applicants

If you’re an aspiring individual interested in available Election Staff Positions for the 2023 Bayelsa, Kogi, and Imo Governorship Election, you can initiate the Registration process by clicking on the provided link.

Eligibility Criteria and Available Positions

Before you proceed with your application, it’s essential to understand the available positions and their respective requirements:

Positions Open for Application:

  1. Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO)
    • Requirement: Must hold a position as a Public/Civil Servant ranging from Grade Level 10-14 OR be a Registration Area Officer/INEC staff not engaged in other duties (GL 10-14).
  2. Registration Area Center (RAC) Manager
    • Requirement: Must be either the Head of a School or a staff member (GL 07 and above) of the school/institution/public building hosting the RAC.
  3. Presiding Officer (PO) / Assistant Presiding Officer (APO)
    • Requirements:
      • Currently serving as a Corps member OR
      • A penultimate student of a Federal/State tertiary institution in Nigeria with IT knowledge OR
      • A Permanent staff of an MDA with an OND qualification or within GL 07 – 10 OR
      • A former corps member (Not later than 2021, i.e., 2021, 2022, 2023)
  4. Registration Area Technical Support (RATECH)
    • Requirements:
      • Applicants must have an IT background
      • Must be a suitable INEC ICT Staff (State & HQ) of the Commission not engaged in any other duties
      • Applicants must not be affiliated with any political party
      • Applicants must not have demonstrated or expressed support for any candidate or party
      • Applicants must reside in the chosen STATE except for RATECHs.
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Prerequisites for Registration

Before you start your registration, ensure you have the following information and documents ready:

  • A functional email address
  • An operational mobile phone number
  • Your personal bank account number
  • A recent passport photograph with a white background (file size not exceeding 5MB)
  • Contact details of two referees, including email addresses and phone numbers
  • A valid Staff ID No./Student ID No. (as indicated on your ID Card)
  • An NYSC Callup Number for former corps members (not earlier than 2018)
  • NYSC Callup Number for current corps members (2022)
  • A copy of your highest qualification in .pdf format
  • A copy of a means of identification in .jpg or .jpeg format

Application Procedure

If you are yet to create an account or register on this platform, follow these steps:

  1. Review the requirements for available positions, ensuring your eligibility.
  2. Click on the “Register” button and adhere to the provided instructions.
  3. Generate your unique password.
  4. Upon password creation, the portal will automatically log you in and present the application form.
  5. Complete the Application Form, divided into three sections: Personal Information, Contact Information, and Bank Details.
  6. Make sure to enter your details accurately, as changes cannot be made once the form is submitted.
  7. Upload a recent passport photograph with a plain white background (size not exceeding 5MB).
  8. Provide information about your referees.
  9. Affirm your agreement to the provided attestation.
  10. Submit the completed application.
  11. Print your acknowledgment slip, a mandatory document for final verification.

Please double-check your information before submitting, as all submissions are final. Deployment will be based on your chosen state of residence.

Application Portal: Click here to apply

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In conclusion, this Ad-Hoc Staff recruitment is a vital part of ensuring the integrity of the electoral process. Your participation can make a significant impact on the democratic proceedings in Bayelsa, Imo, and Kogi States. Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to the democratic process in Nigeria. Apply now and be part of this crucial endeavor.

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