Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) is an independent not-for-profit, self regulatory and self governing organization founded on March 23, 2005 as a stakeholder-led organization, charged with the responsibility of managing the "ng" country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) name space in the public interest of Nigeria and global internet community. The Association seeks energetic and self motivated individuals to fill the following vacant position: Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Serving as Secretary to the Executive Board of Directors (EBOD) and head of the secretariat of the Association
Implementing the resolutions of the EBOD and supervising staff of the Secretariat;
Overseeing the day to day running of the Associations secretariat, interacting with members, government, board of directors, board of trustees, registrars and affiliated organizations;
Implementing business objectives of the Association as it affects registrars and other stakeholders;
Managing financial activities of the Association as approved by the EBOD;
Overseeing the business development and marketing activities of the Association;
Working in the development and implementation of the Associations short and long term goals; and
Ensuring compliance with the laws enabling NIRA.
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field; MBA is an added advantage.
At least 10 years experience in an ICT firm at an executive level.
Proven record of business development capabilities.
Good knowledge of ICANN policies and procedures.
Indepth knowledge of Domain Name System/Industry.
Membership of any relevant professional bodies.