Visafone Nigeria: Latest Jobs, About, History
Voted The Best ICT Company and Best Telecom Brand in Nigeria for 2008, Visafone Communications Ltd (hereinafter to be referred to as Visafone or “the Company) was born out of the strategic acquisition of 3 CDMA mobile network operators that had been in operation for up to 8 years with 30,000 subscribers and coverage in different parts of Nigeria.
The company, which was incorporated in Nigeria on June 20, 2007 following the acquisition of Cellcom received its Unified Access Service Licence as a telecom operator from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on August 1, 2007 positioned it to offer mobile, fixed and any other telecommunications service to its subscribers.
Visafone, in the intervening yawn of time, amassed over 3 million subscribers after 16 months of operation and crossed the 1million subscriber mark in just 6 months from its launch in February 2008. Thus, recording an unprecedented industry milestone as the fastest growing mobile company in Nigeria since the earliest it took a Nigerian based GSM company to hit 1 million was 9 months.
Vision and Objectives
The company’s visions and objectives are:
- To be a market leader in the provision of telecommunication services
- To be the telecommunications service provider of choice
- To deliver good returns to shareholders and maintain sound financial health
- To be a good corporate citizen in its country of operation
Visafone’s service excellence is anchored on the equation V=QC2 where V stands for Visafone; Q is for Quality of Service; and the Cs are for Clarity and Coverage.
With its Unified Access Service Licence, 800 MHz spectrum and strategic acquisitions, Visafone aims to become the pre-eminent telecom operator in Nigeria by offering seamless and efficient services that will ensure the best clarity and the widest coverage.
The company offers an exciting bouquet of superior telecommunications services that will encompass the very best of Voice, High Speed Data (3G), internet and other innovative Value Added Services to individual subscribers while also providing unequalled business solutions to both corporate entities as well as the Small & Medium Scale Enterprises in Nigeria.
Visafone’s strategic destination is to be among the top 3 telecoms operators in the country by 2012.
Visafone’s brand values are:
Visafone has displayed considerable leadership in the mobile sub-sector of the Nigerian telecoms marketing its 11 months of operations. Aside crossing the 1million subscriber mark in 6 months, amassing 2.5m in 10 months and extending its coverage to 20 states and over 160 cities and towns in Nigeria, the company has been honored with a slew of industry and consumer awards.
Some of the awards, which go to validate the company’s remarkable strides and unprecedented achievements include: best new Entrant at the NITTA awards 2008; Best Emerging Brand at the City people awards 2008, Best Brand of the Year at the Telecom News Awards 2008; Most Youth Friendly Telecoms Company at the National Youth awards 2008, Best Brand at the COBRAA awards 2008 as well as best ICT Company of the Year at the Thisday Awards 2008 amongst others.
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In order to achieve the company’s objectives, the management team has formulated innovative and winning strategies encompassing a handset strategy, a marketing strategy, an operational strategy, a financial strategy and a HR strategy. Adopting a thought leadership approach, the Company strives to set itself apart from the pack by creating a unique value proposition that will prove attractive to all stakeholders; from the customer to the lender and shareholder through to the employee.
Visafone will not shy away from adopting a bold and revolutionary approach in every aspect of its offering aware as it is that its success will be predicated upon its ability to attract and retain customers.
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