The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has launched a portal for the recruitment of ad hoc staff for the 2023 off-cycle governorship elections. Welcome to the Independent National Electoral Commission’s Portal for Engagement of Election Staff (INECPRES), the registration portal for Nigerian citizens who are eligible and are interested in serving as ad-hoc staff for electoral duties. Available Positions for Bayelsa, Kogi and Imo Governorship Election: 1). Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO) 2). Registration Area Center (RAC) Manager 3). Presiding Officer (PO) 4). Assistant Presiding Officer (APO) 5). Registration Area Technical Support (RATECH) Who Can Apply \tAll Applicants are to visit the Eligibility Page, where they will review the qualification/criteria necessary for any Election Staff Position of interest. Returning Applicant \tIf you have an existing profile on this portal (from 2019 Registration) or you are yet to complete your application for the 2023 Bayelsa, Kogi and Imo Governorship Election Staff Positions, please click on the link below to login and update or complete the Registration process. New Applicant \tAll Interested fresh applicant for the available Election Staff Positions for the 2023 Bayelsa, Kogi and Imo Governorship Election are required to Click on the Link below to start the Registration process. ELIGIBILITY \tOutlined below are the various positions available and their requirements, Please ensure you read the instructions below before you begin your registration. 1). SUPERVISORY PRESIDING OFFICER (SPO) Requirement: \tMust be a Public/Civil Servant on Grade Level 10-14 OR Registration Area Officers/INEC staff not engaged in other duties (GL 10-14). 2). REGISTRATION AREA CENTER (RAC) MANAGER Requirement: \tMust be a Head of School or a staff (GL 07 and above) of the school/ institution/ public building hosting the RAC. 3). PRESIDING OFFICER (PO) and 4). ASSISTANT PRESIDING OFFICER (APO) Requirements: \tMust be a Serving Corps member OR \tA penultimate student of a Federal/State tertiary institution in Nigeria with a knowledge of IT OR \tA Permanent staff of an MDA with an OND qualification or on GL 07 – 10 OR \tA former corps member (Not later than 2021 (i.e 2021, 2022, 2023)) 5). REGISTRATION AREA TECHNICAL SUPPORT (RATECH) Requirements: Applicants for this category must have an IT background \tMust be a suitable INEC ICT Staff (State & HQ) of the Commission not engaged in any other duties Applicants for this category must have an IT background \tMust be a suitable INEC ICT Staff (State & HQ) of the Commission not engaged in any other duties \tApplicants must not be a political party member. \tApplicants must not have demonstrated or expressed support for any candidate or party. \tApplicants must reside in the STATE selected except for RATECHs. Deadline: 2nd October, 2023 How to Apply: Interested candidate should Click Here to apply. For more information, Click Here. Please Note: Before you register on this portal, please ensure you have the following ready; \tA functional email address. \tA functioning mobile phone number. \tA personal bank account number. \tA recent, white background Passport Photograph not larger than 5MB. \tContact details of two referees such as email address and phone number. \tA valid Staff ID No./StudentID No (as displayed on your ID Card) \tAn NYSC Callup Number for former corps members (not earlier than 2018). \tNYSC Callup Number for current corps members, 2022. \tA copy of highest qualification in .pdf format \tA copy of means of identification in .jpg or .jpeg format Application Procedure: If you are yet to create an account or register on this platform, then follow the steps outlined below: 1. Review the requirements for the available positions. You are expected to go through the requirements for all available Election staff positions to determine your Eligibility 2. Click on "Register" and follow the instructions. 3. Create your Password After creating your password, you are automatically logged into the portal and presented with an application form 4. Fill the Application form. Please NOTE: This form is segmented into three (3) sections; (i) Personal Information, (ii) Contact Information and (iii) Bank Details. Kindly enter your names as associated with your BVN. Ensure you fill in your details correctly. You will not be allowed to edit details once the form is submitted. 5. Upload your passport photograph. You are required to upload a recent plain background passport photograph of size not larger than 5MB 6. Fill in the details of your referees 7. Check the Attestation box The information provided, will be validated from your institutions/organization/referees 8. Submit the application 9. Print your acknowledgement slip. This is mandatory as you will need this for the final verification. All submissions are FINAL. Kindly ensure you review your information thoroughly before you click the submit button.\\ NOTE: Deployment would be done based on your selected state of residence.