Obaro Akpobasa

Obaro Akpobasa

Operations Director in Acres Integrated Services

Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria
Current:Acres Integrated Services
Past:Temple of ECK
Education:Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Job Experience

Operations Director

Acres Integrated Services

July 2012 to Actually working here

Production and Marketing Strategic School Business Projects, Products and Plans in Models and Templates, that will lead Schools (and Organization) to be result oriented in other to achieve a niche in the industry (Education in particular). With focus on the following areas: Management Services for Schools - trainings Marketing Planning for Schools Infrastructural Development for Schools Book Production and Sales for Schools.

Property Manager

Temple of ECK

March 2009 to June 2012

1. Administered the Complex of over 10 hectares. 2. Coordinated the proper use of the facilities in the Complex. 3. Planned and Implemented Strategic and General Maintenance for the Building Services: Power, Electricals, Plumbing, and Air Conditioning. 4. Provided Secretariat Services to the Building Committee: Minutes writing, Monitoring and reporting of progress of construction works, Project and Site meetings, and Procurement of materials and documentations. 4. Provided Administrative and Technical support for planned monthly and annual Events/Programmes. 5. Monitored, supervised and maintained men, materials and machines of: Security, Gardening, Cleaning.

Assistant Director, Support Services

Ricardo Academy

September 2003 to February 2009

1. National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS); School Representative (from September, 2003). 2. Coordinating Teaching and Learning Processes and Results monitoring 3. Examinations and Records monitoring 4. Admission Processing. 5. Academic Materials/Projects; Extra Curricula coordinating. 6. Facility Management (Health, Safety and Environment). 7. Human Resources Management. 8. Public Relations Management. 9. Financial Management (Planning, Accounting and Control). 10. Secretary Management (POLICY) Team. 11. Admission/Reception/Enquiry/Complains. 12. Dean of Studies ? Timetables, Scheme Monitoring, Examinations. 13. Teaching ? Fine Art, (Geography, Introductory Technology, Physical and Health Education).


Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Rivers State University of Science and Technology

2005 to 2008

Bachelor of Technology

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology

1998 to 2002


Bereton College

1982 to 1988



Bilingual / Native

IT skills

Database Management


Microsoft Office Packages




Other Skills

Training Architectures Construction Policy Procurement Strategy Stakeholder Engagement Program Management Proposal Writing Project Planning Community Engagement Strategic Planning Workforce Development Marketing Strategy School Business Strategic Development Planning Event Management Advance HSE Project Management Facilities Management Architecture Project Coordination Management

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Career Goals

To obtain a position in the project team where my education, trainings, talents, skills (and competence), interests, passions and values will be brought to full development in the achievement of the overall goal of providing unique solutions that will surpass both the test of use and time.

Industries of interest

Construction Industry

Areas of interest

Architecture / Construction

Availability to travel and work outside the city


Interests and hobbies

? National Association of Proprietors of Private School (NAPPS); Member, since September 2003; Chairman, NAPPS Rumuokoro Unit, Feb. 2008 ? Feb 2010.
? Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) ? Graduate Member ? 2006
? Environmental Science Students Association, Senate President 2001 ? 2002
? Locally Travelled: Kaduna, Abuja, Western, Eastern and Southern Nigerian States and Cities
? Martial Arts ? Taekwondo
? Personal Development: Reading, Studying, Research.