Laboratory Analyst Needed By Dangote Group

The Dangote Group is a diversified and fully integrated conglomerate with interests across a range of sectors in Nigeria and Africa. Current interests include Cement, Sugar, Flour, Salt, Pasta, Beverages, Noodles, Poly Products, Transportation and Real Estate, Oil and Gas, Telecommunication, Fertilizer and Steel sector of the economy.

The Group requires the services of exceptional and highly motivated professionals to fill the following positions below:

Job Title
Laboratory Analyst

Job Responsibilities
  • Carrying out daily chemical analysis using standard operating procedures (S.O.Ps) 
  • Preparation of solutions Calibration of equipment used for laboratory analysis
  • Taking corrective actions when results deviate from the standards.
  • Attending to SON and NAFDAC on official visits. 
  • Reporting of inconsistencies , malfunctions or variations from prototype Written explanations of flaws Following and ensuring strict safety procedures and safety checks.
  • Maintains simple laboratory records and inventory for supplies and reagents. 
  • Recommendation of new and revised methods for production efficiency
  • Carrying out routine task accurately and following strict methodologies to carry out analyses Ensuring the laboratory is well stocked and resourced 
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and supplies by cleaning and marinating quality assurance records 

Competence Requirements 
  • Knowledge of FDA, GMP, SOP, HACCP, ISO, Sanitation, chemical safety, pest control, food allergens plus kosher requirements 
  • Strong industry experience Excellent technical report writing and oral communication skills 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Detail orientation Strategic thinking
  • Time managements skills 
  • Confident independent abilities and team – focused mentality 
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills 

  • B.Sc/HND in Chemistry, Food Science or Biochemistry.

Job location

Application Closing Date
30th November 2016

How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's and Cover letter (with the relevant position included in the subject line of their email) to: [email protected]