INEC announces eligibility and criteria for recruitment

INEC announces eligibility and criteria for recruitment

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announces for the general public the recruitment criteria and eligibility for 2023 general election in Nigeria.

INEC PRES Recruitment Portal 2023

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of Nigeria is set to launch a portal for the recruitment and registration of ad-hoc staff known as the INEC PRES Recruitment Portal ahead of the 2023 general elections.

The INECPRES Portal is for the recruitment and registration of ad-hoc staff (Supervisory Presiding Officers (SPOs)/ Presiding Officers (POs)/ Assistant Presiding Officers (APO)/ Registration Area Technicians (RATECHs) and RAC Managers for the 2023 General Elections.

All applicants are encouraged to fill the registration forms online via the INEC Mobile App (for android phones only) or web portal (using the laptop/PCs) to be eligible for consideration as ad-hoc staff in the 2023 General Elections.

Eligibility and Criteria for INEC Recruitment

Eligibility criteria for  Ad-hoc staff online recruitment (INECPRES) 2023 INEC general elections

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Ad-hoc PositionSource Institution

Qualification

1SPOsFed Public/Civil service/MDAsStaff on GL 10 – 14 (priority is given to the qualified staff of NYSC/NOA/NIMC
INEC StaffRAOs and other INEC Staff are not engaged in any other duties (GL10 -14)
2POs, APOs (I, II, III)NYSCServing Corps members
Former NYSCNot earlier than 2018 (i.e 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021)
Federal and State Tertiary InstitutionStudents in the Penultimate year and a year to convocation
MDAs (Federal and StatePermanent Staff with OND or on GL 07 – 10
3RAC ManagersThe school/institution hosting the RAC or Super RACHead of school or Staff on GL 07 and above
4RATECHsINEC StaffSuitable ICT staff (State and HQ) of the Commission not engaged in any other duties.
NYSCServing Corps members in Commission (Where available)

Others

Applicants must not;

  1. Be a political party member
  2. Have demonstrated or expressed support for any candidate or party
  3. Reside in the STATE selected

How to Apply

All applicants interested in the INEC Recruitment ahead of the 2023 general elections are to apply online via the pres.inecnigeria.org.

Besides, The INECPRES is available via two links located on the INEC website: www.inecnigeria.org (a link for the Mobile App and the other link for the web portal).

NB: INEC said the exercise, which will be launched through INECPRES, will be opened to others except for collation/returning officers.

Dates for INEC Recruitment 2023

The INEC Recruitment portal opens to the public from Wednesday, September 14, 2022, to Wednesday, December 14, 2022.