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My Reality; Desperately In Need Of A Job!- Blog Reader.

I wanted to comment on the 'My Reality' post but couldn't do that from my phone so I decided to reach out to you via mail. Please T, what I need is a job referral or a notice of a job vacancy. I'm a graduate of Economics from a federal university with a second class upper degree and I'm also very good in accounting. I finished my service since february but I have no job till now. 

Most of my friends who finished school and service at the same time as I did are already employed, and they are the ones that stressed the power of referrals to me. They also said that some companies don't even advertise their vacancies so I have to know someone on the inside to let me know when they are recruiting. I come from a family which consists mostly of traders so I don't really have anyone to refer me to any company or to update me when there's vacancy. I'll be so happy and grateful if any Blog Reader can be of help. 

Anyone who knows of any opening in their place of work or somewhere else where I can work as entry level employee, in any capacity, please help me out with information on how to apply or PLEASE refer me to the firm. I'm ready to go through the normal recruitment process and I promise not to let them down.

Please you can contact me through Thelma;

Thanks and God bless. 


  1. 1. Register on Jobberman (if you haven't already) and go check out the accounting jobs that were put up just today and a few business/finance roles that were put up last week Friday and apply.

    2. Buy a copy of tomorrow's Guardian (and make it a habit too), someone told me this a while back and the very first time I bought Tuesday Guardian, I got my very first proper Legal job through that. Hope you'll take this seriously.

    3. Go here and send in your CV to the email address there. You have a good degree and would do well in the finance, operations and business services sector.

    Good luck.

    1. U have said it all FNLP!
      The 1st 2 points are the ish.
      Jobberman linked me to my 1st 5 interviews. I was offered 4 but turned them down due to Low Salary.

      But Guardian is the ish dear. Jobs there are on point there. I got my 2nd job through that paper!
      All the best.
      Oh, 3. U can follow all the jobs handles on twitter too.

  2. I pray for u to get something soon. I don't hv a job now myself but I'm willing to ssend u any links I get myself. Send ur email to Thelma and I'll send u what I get...

  3. Wow, I once checked out The Guardian and observed that its the same jobs on jobberman that are posted there, or was I seeing double? Someone please clarify. Also, I've applied for over a 60 jobs on jobberman and I've never been called. I'm beginning to think it has something to do with my Cv (cos I normally meet their requirements, 2nd class upper et-al).
    So Ruthy and FLNP, if y'all can educate us about writing CVs and stuff, it'll be appreciated, cos its obvious that employees are responding to your applications

    1. Ma'am. Send a copy of ur CV to my email: i'll edit & send back to U. But if u are in lag. We can meet up.
      Jobberman do respond alot. But ur CV has to be well written in your account on their site too

    2. That'll be nice. Thanks Ruth, you're the sweetest. I'll send it now (I stay at Kaduna).
      And oh, i'm a dude, not a ma'am so.. *moment of silence for the awkwardness* yaa, ayt we good

    3. Hello Mr PunIntended, I have just sent Thelma something that should help you out.

      All the best!

    4. Please can I send mine too for ur perusal?

    5. Thanks FLNP. I appreciate that. I'll get in touch with Thelma

    6. Ruthy...please can I send mine too? I really need a perusal too. Thanks in advance. BL

  4. My dear let me drag you guys back to the 3rd class degree post. Shame de catch me to apply for job with my 3rd class. I just feel they won't even look that way, besides most of these jobs state the requirements they want and 3rd class is never among.

  5. Anon 7:17 update your CV, don't put your class on it, fill it with more of your skills,achievements and what else you have.. When you are called for the interview, you put on your cloak of confidence and wow them with what you have upstairs.

  6. Maybe i should render free cv clinics to recent grads. I have been in on managerial decisions for employment, and i find that very few cvs communicate information of value on candidates abilities. And too many people do not look at their cvs objectively. Woukd yiu employ yourself based on the cv you submitted for a job?

  7. Dear poster, u can try pulling up a list of all investment banks in Nigeria. Think ARM, Stanbic,Rencap, Cordos,KPMG,Vetiva just to list a few. Also register on LinkedIn andd follow these firms. Connect to HR people in the firms you desire to work with and send an introductory mail to them clearly stating what you want and your capacity. Also, if yoou have spare funds, you can register for CIS or CFA to boost your CV and earning power. If I know about any vacancies I will contact Thelma to get to u.

  8. Register for CFA with spare funds? Babe i work in a prestigious org and am currently enrolled for CFA but i promise you that i have been broke since i did.
    CFA reg will cost anywhere from 180-200k not including buying the calculator for 15k and paying to travel to write your exam. The least you'll spend is 350k and you want to call that spare funds to a person who is lamenting about being jobless?
    Please be real with your suggestion. You didn't even mention ICAN or ACCA

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