Principal Data Management Officer Vacancy AT FAAN

FAAN is in need of a Principal Data Management Officer

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is a service organization statutorily charged with the responsibility of managing all Commercial Airports in Nigeria and providing services to both passengers and airlines.


  •     To develop, provide and maintain Airports, necessary services and facilities for safe, orderly, expeditious and economic operation of Air Transport.
  •     To provide adequate conditions under which passengers and goods may be carried by air and under which aircrafts may be used for other gainful purposes and prohibiting the carriage by air of goods of such classes as may be prescribed.
  •     To charge for services provided by the authority at airports.
  •     To provide accommodation and other facilities for the effective handling of passengers and freight.
  •     To develop and provide facilities for surface transportation within the airports.
  •     To carry out at the airports (either by itself or by an agent or in partnership with any other person), economic activities that are relevant to airports.
  •     To carry out at the airports (either by itself, its agents or in partnership with any other person) such other commercial activities which are not relevant to air transport.
  •     To provide adequate facilities and personnel for effective security at all airports.
  •     Generally, to create conditions for the development in the most economic and efficient manner of air transport and the services connected with it.

To effectively perform and uphold her mandate, FAAN seeks to hire passionate, motivated and highly qualified candidates to fill positions at different locations throughout Nigeria.





The successful candidate will perform the following duties:

* Preparing reports of source data for analysis
* Supervise the Data Management Unit (DMU) functions under his/her schedule.
* Participate in the development and management of the implementation of the work plans of the Unit
* Train and mentor staff of the Unit to ensure that they have capability to meet the needs of the DMU.
* Participate in the process for coding information and resolving problems.
* Participate in the protection of FAAN’s value by keeping information confidential.
* Perform other duties as may be directed by the Assistant General Manager, Data Management Unit.


* Minimum: A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics or Statistics.
* Must have completed the mandatory NYSC or has received exemption from service.
* Good knowledge of qualitative and quantitative analysis
* Supervisory Experience.
* A minimum of 10 years experience
* A working knowledge of the use of SPSS
* Competence in the use of other statistical tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access.
* Pass Aptitude Test and the Oral Job Interview
* Age Limit: 28 – 40 Years as at last Birthday

Method of Application

Qualified and interested candidates should apply online. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO HARD COPY APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
To apply: log on to the employment portal at and follow the instructions.
Applicants meeting the required qualifications will be considered for ONLINE Aptitude Test. Applicants selected for Aptitude Tests will be provided a Unique Test ID Number.
Applicants will only be considered if they submit an online application, attach a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV), and other necessary support documents.   The following documents are required and should be scanned and uploaded onlinewhere required:

  •         A comprehensive CV
  •         All certificates from Primary School to the Highest Level of Education Obtained
  •         Certificate of Local Government of Origin
  •         Certificate of State of Origin
  •         A Government Issued ID such as the National Identification Number (NIN), Nigerian International Passport, Valid Driver’s License
  •         A recent Passport (sized) Photo
  •     Only applicants who fully meet the requirements and are being considered for Aptitude Test will be contacted.

Application and Aptitude Test Period: January 8-22, 2015. (Aptitude Test for Selected Candidates Only)

  •     Note that only ONE JOB APPLICATION PER APPLICANT WILL BE ENTERTAINED. Applicants applying for more than one job will be automatically disqualified.
  •     PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT FAAN DIRECTLY regarding this recruitment. Such Inquiries WILL NOT be entertained and you may be disqualified.

Interested and suitably qualified candidates should click online.



  1. nworie chika john says

    i am good at data management. i will contribute effectively to the growth of the institution if i am giving the job. thank you for considering my application

  2. Benson Uche says

    First, i wish to commend the efforts of the faan recruitment team for the transparency observed during the recruitment so far.However, i wish to know if those that qualified have been issued appointment letter pls.Thank you.


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