INEC Adhoc Staff Recruitment Portal 2023 | Guidelines & Deadline
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Adhoc Staff Recruitment Portal Opening Date, Eligibility, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2023.

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Adhoc Staff Recruitment Portal for 2023 opens on Wednesday 14th September by 8:00 am and close Wednesday 14th December 2022 by 8:00 pm.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was established by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to among other things organize elections into various political offices in the country.

Applications are invited for the 2023 Adhoc Staff Recruitment within the capacities below:

Available Positions

1.) Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO)
2.) Presiding Officer (PO) & Assistant Presiding Officer (APO)
3.) Registration Area Technician (RATECH)
4.) RAC Manager


  • Nationwide

Eligibility Criteria

1.) Supervisory Presiding Officers (SPOs)

Source Institution and Qualification

  • Federal Public / Civil Service / MDAs - Staff on GL 10-14 (Priority is given MDAs. qualified staff of NYSC / NOA / NIMC.
  • INEC Staff - RAOs & other INEC staff not engaged in any other duties (GL 10 - 14).

2.) Presiding Officer (PO) & Assistant Presiding Officer (APO)

Source Institution and Qualification

  • NYSC - Serving Corps members
  • Former NYSC - Not earlier than 2018 (i.e 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021).
  • Federal & State Tertiary Institution - Students in Penultimate year & a year to Convocation.
  • MDAs (Federal and State) - Permanent Staff with OND or on GL 07 - 10.

3.) RAC Manager

Source Institution and Qualification

  • The school / institution hosting the RAC or Super RAC - Head of school or/a Staff on GL 07 and above.

4.) Registration Area Technician (RATECH)

Source Institution and Qualification

  • INEC Staff - Suitable ICT staff (State & HQ) of the Commission not engaged in any other duties.
  • NYSC - Serving Corps members in the Commission (where available).

General Criteria for All Positions

  • Applicants must not be a political party member.
  • Applicants must not have demonstrated or expressed support for any candidate or party.
  • Applicants must reside in the STATE selected.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

  • The help desk details: Vanity number: 0700-CALL-INEC; Email address: [email protected]
  • Phone numbers of Specific officers per state are detailed on the portal.
  • A link to the INECPRES is also available at the INEC website
  • All applicants are encouraged to fill the registration forms online - The MOBILE APP (for android phone only) or web portal (using the laptop/PCs) to be eligible for consideration as ad-hoc staff in 2023 General Elections.

Application Deadline

  • 8:00 PM: 14th December, 2022.