Head of Academic Services at the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN)


Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) is an insurance company that was established in 1959 with a vision to remain a world-class professional body committed to the provision of efficient and effective manpower for the Insurance industry. They are currently located at 27 Lagos St, Ebute Metta, Lagos.

Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) is recruiting candidates for a Head of Academic Services.

JOB TITLE: Head of Academic Services



Specifically, the ideal candidate will:

  • Formulate and execute annual strategic objectives for academic services and ensure it aligns with the College’s strategic plan
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of the College’s policies and practices consistent with the College’s mission statement
  • Develop initiatives to improve teaching and learning processes in line with the College’s strategic plan
  • Develop and maintain a wide range of relevant programmes in insurance and financial management
  • Facilitate research, consultancy and scholarly activities which would enhance the reputation of the College including publication of the College journal
  • Explore new opportunities for knowledge transfer and new areas of teaching and/or research
  • Develop academic policies that impact on students and faculty, and make recommendations for change when appropriate and ensure the policies are adhered to by both students and internal departments
  • Manage a pool of experts, teachers and trainers (specialized in teaching risk management, insurance and financial management) both at the national and international level
  • Create and foster relationships with appropriate external agencies and recognized insurance institutes to promote the objectives and the vision of the College
  • Develop administrative performance standards, monitor progress against performance standards, and organise improvement efforts for staff members.

Specifications / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or Social sciences related courses such as Economics, Insurance, Actuarial Sciences etc.
  • MBA or Master’s degree and/or a in Risk Management, Insurance, Social or Management Sciences.
  • Ph.D. (or in view) preferably in Risk Management and Insurance, Social or Management Sciences
  • Relevant professional membership and/or certifications such as CIIN, CII UK, ICAN, ACCA, CIBN.
  • Minimum of 12 years post-graduation experience with at least 5 years’ experience in an academic


For enquires, please send an email to [email protected]

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Job Features

Job CategoryEducation / Teaching / Training
Deadline2nd June, 2020.
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