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Want To Buy Real Estate for Living, Business or Investment in Jamaica? March 21, 2017

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WELCOME HOME!!!

Posted: March 21, 2017

Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni:

In keeping with our commitment to provide ongoing support to you in your Personal, Professional and Business Development beyond graduation, we continue to share with you relevant news and information that we believe will help you to achieve your goals.

As you may know, Real Estate is a major investment for individuals, families and businesses. Some of us need it for the peace of mind of having a place of our own to live in or to operate our businesses. Others need it for wealth creation through long-term or short-term rental to residents of Jamaica, visitors, expatriates on work visas and businessess. In case you are interested in this significant area of life, we share some valuable information below for your further research and verification towards real estate ownership for residential, business or investment purposes.
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UTech Alumni: Let’s Help Andre Get Neurological Restoration Treatment! October 16, 2015

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UPDATED 24-11-2015

Andre Campbell Grad

Andre M. Campbell, BSc Construction Management, University of Technology, Jamaica, 2013

“Hi everybody, my name is Andre Campbell. I’m a PARAPLEGIC (paralyzed from waist down), male. This is as a result of a shooting incident that happened in November of 2009, where I was an Innocent bystander that fell victim to a gunman’s bullet. I was shot twice, once in the neck and the other in the abdomen, the shot to the neck entered the left “middle zone” region of the neck and exited at the right auricular region. The bullet to the abdomen damaged my lower intestines and a fragmented piece of the bullet entered the left eleven (11) thoracic vertebrae and lodged in the right of the vertebrae which caused instant paralysis. (more…)

JOB ADVT: Admin Support 2, UTech, Jamaica June 28, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

VACANCY

 

Faculty of Education and Liberal Studies

The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Jamaica) seeks to identify a suitable candidate to fill the following post in the Faculty of Education and Liberal Studies:

 Administrative Support 2

(Permanent)

The Administrative Support 2 will provide confidential secretarial and administrative support services to the Faculty. This involves carrying out effective and efficient communication and liaison, establishing and maintaining administrative systems, preparing and maintaining various types and forms of documents and records, and extracting and organizing data/information in the required format.

Requirements:

 

The preferred applicant will possess a Diploma in Business/Management or equivalent; at least two (2) years experience in a secretarial post; sound knowledge of standard office procedures and practices, records and file management systems; good communication, interpersonal and computer skills.

 

Interested applicants seeking a career opportunity who meet the specified requirements are invited to submit applications for consideration to hrm@utech.edu.jm by July 17, 2017 or to:

 

Senior Director (Acting) – Human Resources & Administration

University of Technology, Jamaica

237 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6

Jamaica, West Indies

Tel: (876) 927-1680-8, ext 2812/2896

 


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University of Technology, Jamaica
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JOB ADVT: Web & Graphic Designer, National Library of Jamaica June 27, 2017

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Web and Graphic Designer*
MIS/IT4

Job Purpose
Under the direction of the Director, Technical Services and Networks, the web and graphic designer is responsible for designing and maintaining the library’s web presence as well as designing graphics for promotion of the library’s services and resources.

Key Responsibilities

1. Designs, builds, and maintains the library’s web presence, including the library’s intranet
2. Recommends innovative solutions and customer interfaces to improve usability and content.
3. Develops and initiate procedures for ongoing website updates and revisions.

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JOB ADVT: Marketing | Management | Sales Positions – Project Management Global Institute June 27, 2017

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The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd) is seeking to recruit the right candidates for the following positions:

  • Marketing & Sales Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Sales Officer

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Scholarships — Various Countries & Organizations June 27, 2017

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Please share these opportunities within your networks👇

1. Australia Award Scholarship (http://australiaawardsindo.or.id)
2. LPDP Scholarsh hip (http://www.beasiswalpdp.org/index.html)
3. DIKTI Scholarship a. Dalam Negeri (http://www.beasiswa.dikti.go.id/dn/)b. Luar Negeri (http://beasiswa.dikti.go.id/ln/)
4. Turkey Government Scholarship (http://www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr/index.php/en)
5. General Cultural Scholarship India (http://www.iccrindia.net/gereralscheme.html)
6. USA Government Scholarship a. (http://www.aminef.or.id/index.php)b. (http://www.iief.or.id)
7. Netherland Government Scholarship (http://www.nesoindonesia.or.id/beasiswa)
8. Korean Government Scholarship (http://www.niied.go.kr/eng/contents.do…)
9. Belgium Government Scholarship (http://www.vliruos.be/4273.aspx)
10. Israel … … xxx
11. Sciences Po France (http://formation.sciences-po.fr/…/the-emile-boutmy-scholars…)
12. Utrecht University Netherland (http://www.uu.nl/…/grantsandscholarships/Pages/utrechtexcel…)
13. Prasetya Mulya Business School Indonesia (http://www.pmbs.ac.id/s2/scholarship.php?lang=ENG)
14. Brunei Darussalam Government Scholarship (http://www.mofat.gov.bn/index.php/announcement)
15. Monbugakusho Scholarship Japan (http://www.id.emb-japan.go.jp/sch.html)
16. Paramadina University Master Fellowship Indonesia (https://gradschool.paramadina.ac.id/…/paramadina-medco-fell…)
17. PPM School of Management Indonesia (http://ppm-manajemen.ac.id/beasiswa-penuh-s2-mm-reguler/)
18. University of Twente Netherland (http://www.utwente.nl/internationa…/scholarshipsandgrants/…/)
19. Sweden Government Scholarship (http://www.studyinsweden.se/Scholarships/)
20. Chinese Government Scholarship (http://www.csc.edu.cn/laihua/scholarshipdetailen.aspx…)
21. Taiwan Government Scholarship (http://www.studyintaiwan.org/taiwan_scholarships.html)
22. United Kingdom Government SCholarship (http://www.chevening.org/indonesia/)
23. Panasonic Scholarship Japan (http://panasonic.net/citizensh…/scholarships/…/requirements/)
24. Ancora Foundation Scholarship (http://ancorafoundation.com)
25. Asian Public Intellectuals Fellowship Japan (http://www.api-fellowships.org/body/)
26. AUN/SEED-Net Scholarship (http://www.seed-net.org/index.php)
27. Art Asia Major Scholarship Korea National University of Arts (http://eng.karts.ac.kr:81/karts/board/list.jsp…)
28. Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Japan (http://www.apu.ac.jp/home/life/index.php?content_id=30)
29. Seoul National University Korea (http://en.snu.ac.kr/…/gradu…/scholarships/before-application)
30. DIKTIS Overseas Scholarship (http://www.pendis.kemenag.go.id/beasiswaln/)
31. Honjo International Scholarship Foundation Japan (http://hisf.or.jp/english/sch-f/)
32. IDB Merit Scholarship Programme for High Technology (http://www.isdb.org/irj/portal/anonymous…)
33. International HIV & Drug Use Fellowship USA (http://www.iasociety.org/fellowship.aspx)
34. Nitori International Scholarship Foundation Japan (http://www.nitori-shougakuzaidan.com/en/)
35. School of Government and Public Policy Indonesia (http://sgpp.ac.id/pages/financial-conditions)
36. Inpex Scholarship Foundation Japan
37. Asia University Taiwan (http://ciae.asia.edu.tw/AdmissionsScholarship.html)
38. Macquaire University Australia (http://www.mq.edu.au/…/macquarie_university_international_…/ .

Please share for the benefit of our brothers, sisters and kids who may want to apply.

 


NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information.  UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action.

 

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University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

JOB ADVT: Entertainment Coordinator, Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort & Spa June 27, 2017

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JOB VACANCY

The following position is available at Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort & Spa, located in St. Ann

Interested persons should submit their cover letter and resume by Friday 29th June to:

alicia.lynch@jewelresorts.com

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UTech, Ja: Caribbean Case Researchers Association, Launch & Workshops – July 5 -7, 2017 June 23, 2017

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JOB VACANCY: Lecturers, School of Business & Management, UTech, Jamaica June 22, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA      

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

School of Business Administration, College of Business and Management

 

VACANCIES for Full-Time Lecturers

 

The School of Business Administration of the College of Business & Management offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes and is seeking to make academic appointments across a number of disciplines.

Successful applicants will make a significant contribution to the University’s teaching and research profile by undertaking teaching across several undergraduate courses of study, conducting research leading to grants and publications, engaging in consultancy and professional projects, and contributing to the further development of the University. (more…)

UTech, Ja: REGISTER TODAY! Cynthia Shako Summer School 2017 | Kids 3-10 yrs | July 3-28th, 2017 June 20, 2017

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UTech, Ja: Marketing Audit Questionnaire (Alumni Only) June 13, 2017

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Survey

Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni,

RE: Marketing Audit Questionnaire (4 brief items)

The Internal Audit unit of the University of Technology, Jamaica is currently conducting an audit of the Marketing Function and we are requesting your assistance in responding to the following questions. Please click the following link and answer the questions provided.

CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE 5 QUICK ITEMS

ON UTech JAMAICA’S MARKETING FUNCTION 

Thank you for taking the time to complete the survey. It is appreciated.

Zavier Mendez
Audit Assistant
Internal Audit Unit
University of Technology, Ja
876-927-1680 Ext: 3579


President’s Alumni Reception, June 2017 – THANK YOU! June 9, 2017

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UTech, Ja: Congratulations Ronnie Sutherland, Distinguished Past Student Awardee 2017 June 7, 2017

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University of Technology, Jamaica

Distinguished Past Student, 2017

Ronald Sutherland

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Ronald “Ronnie” Sutherland, Distinguished Past Student, 2017, UTech, Jamaica and General Manager, FYAH 105 FM

The Alumni Community of the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) wishes to express heartfelt admiration and congratulations to Mr. Ronald “Ronnie” Sutherland, President, Alumni Association, UTech and General Manager, FYAH 105 FM, on being the recipient of the Distinguished Past Student Award, 2017, University of Technology, Jamaica.  The award was shared at the University’s 47th Annual Awards Ceremony, held Friday, May 26th, 2017 at the Papine Campus.

Below we share the citation read in honour of Ronnie, who has enjoyed a vibrant and robust career across multiple industries, and has served his Alma Mater, UTech Jamaica, commendably.

We continue to wish him much success in his personal and professional life, and look forward to experiencing his ongoing positive engagement with our University.


CITATION

Since leaving UTech, Ja., Ronald Sutherland has distinguished himself in a variety of industries inclusive of  broadcast media, manufacturing and sales and marketing. Mr. Sutherland received a Diploma in Engineering from CAST and later a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. Additional studies in Business and Management in the United Kingdom further equipped him for what would become his life’s work. The valuable experience gained by stints at CVM TV, Lasco Group of Companies, Jamaica Producers Group and the Seprod Groups, among others, has established him as an expert in areas of Strategic/Tactical Planning, Business and New Programme Development, Regulatory Compliance, Recruitment and Team Management. Through his expertise in these areas, he has made significant contribution to the social, political and economic life of Jamaica. He is currently the General Manager of S and B Communications Ltd. FYAH 105 FM, Jamaica’s latest radio station which currently ranks 6th of 32 radio stations. (more…)

PHOTOS UTech, Ja: President’s Alumni Reception, 2017 June 6, 2017

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On Thursday, June 1st, 2017, the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Jamaica) hosted its President’s Alumni Reception. Over 130 Alumni and staff attended to show #Goodwill to new President Prof. Stephen Vasciannie and their Alma Mater, UTech, Jamaica. The #UTechJamaicaPride of our Alumni is truly INSPIRING!

CLICK ON THE PHOTO BELOW TO ENJOY THE EVENT ALBUM!

President's Alumni Reception, June 2017

 


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INVITATION: President’s Alumni Reception, UTech, Jamaica, 1st June, 2017 May 22, 2017

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Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni,

Professor Stephen Vasciannie, CD, President of the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Jamaica) requests the pleasure of your company at a Reception in Honour of UTech, Jamaica Alumni. Event and RSVP details are noted below.

Event: President’s Alumni Reception
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: The Courtyard, School of Hospitality & Tourism Management Hotel, Papine Campus
Dress Code: Business Attire

CLICK HERE TO RSVP By Monday May 29th, 2017

Contact: Cheryll Messam, Alumni Relations Manager, 970-5468/2290

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CLICK HERE TO RSVP By Monday May 29th, 2017




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JOB ADVT: Women’s Resource & Outreach Project Team (Various Posts) April 20, 2017

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The Women’s Resource and Outreach Centre Limited (WROC) is looking for enthusiastic team members  to provide support for the Strengthening the Culture of Integrity in Jamaica (SCIJ) project.

The main goal of the SCIJ is to see sustainable human development that is enhanced by the deepening of Jamaica’s democracy and accountability processes through the elimination of corrupt practices and the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.

We are seeking applicants for the following positions. Please CLICK on each position to review the relevant Terms of Reference and Application Details.

Regards

Nikeisha Sewell Lewis
The Women’s Resource and Outreach Centre Limited
47 Beechwood Avenue. Kingston 5
876-929-8873 / 876-960-9067
wrocjamaica@gmail.com
http://www.wrocjamaica.org/

 

JOB ADVT: Admin Support I, COHS, UTech, Ja April 20, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

 

An excellent opportunity has arisen within the College of Oral Health Sciences for the appointment of an Administrative Support 1 (Level 6B) to join the team.

Administrative Support 1 (Level 6B) – Permanent

The team member will provide confidential administrative support services of a relatively complex nature to the Vice Dean.  This involves establishing and maintaining administrative systems; preparing and maintaining various types and forms of documents and records; requesting, extracting and organizing data/information in the required format; and preparing quarterly and annual reports.

Requirements:

The preferred applicant will possess:

  • a first degree in Administrative Management or a related discipline
  • at least two (2) years experience in an administrative post
  • knowledge of standard office procedures and practices
  • knowledge of UTech policies and procedures
  • excellent communication, interpersonal and computer skills

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JOB ADVT: Sales Officer, PMGI April 20, 2017

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Overview

The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd.) is seeking a Sales Officer.

Job brief

The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd.) is seeking a results-driven Sales Officer to actively seek out and engage customer prospects. You will provide complete and appropriate solutions for every customer in order to boost top-line revenue growth, customer acquisition levels and profitability.

Responsibilities

  • Present, promote and sell online and classroom courses using solid arguments to existing and prospective customers
  • Perform cost-­benefit and needs analysis of existing/potential customers to meet their needs
  • Establish, develop and maintain positive business and customer relationships
  • Reach out to customer leads through cold calling

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JOB ADVT: Chief Operations Manager, PMGI April 20, 2017

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Overview

The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd.) is seeking a Chief Operations Manager.

Job Summary

The Chief Operations Manager is responsible for overseeing and guiding the day-to-day operations of the company. The Chief Operations Manager will preside over revenue and sales growth; expense, cost and margin control; and management of monthly, quarterly and annual financial goals.

Primary responsibilities

  • Develop and implement budgets.
  • Direct company operations.
  • Establish performance goals and barometers.
  • Distribute resources.
  • Develop, implement, and revise company policies as needed.
  • Execute business strategies.

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Join Toastmasters @ UTech, Ja April 20, 2017

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Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni,

You are invited to join the Toastmaster’s group hosted by UTech, Jamaica

 

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JOB ADVT: Business Development Manager, PMGI April 20, 2017

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Overview

The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd) is seeking a Business Development Manager.

Job brief

The Project Management Global Institute is looking for an ambitious and energetic Business Development Manager to help us expand our B2B and B2G clientele. You will be the front of the company and will have the dedication to create and apply an effective sales strategy.

The goal is to drive sustainable financial growth through boosting sales and forging strong relationships with clients.
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JOB ADVT: Marketing & Sales Manager, PMGI April 20, 2017

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Overview

The Project Management Global Institute (a division of DPM International Ltd) is seeking a Marketing and Sales Manager.

Job Summary

Responsible for managing marketing, advertising and promotional staff and activities at a company or organization. Takes steps to measure, enhance, and enrich the position and image of a company through various goals and objectives. (more…)

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