CEA Professional Services Limited (CEA) is engaged in providing optimization services in the area of Technology Support and Infrastructure Management/Support services, software application development and support and Financial and Management Consultancy. CEA specializes in optimizing business operations for increased efficiency and enhancing value using its global delivery model. At CEA, we are made of professionals with over 55 years of combined work experience working largely with Civil Society, Public and Private Sector groups in Nigeria. Using proven tools and approaches developed by globally renowned development institutions, CEA provides consulting services on Optimizing technology expenditure, Building and managing support operations, Optimizing networks, data centers and application support, Financial Management System, Leadership and Management Development, Management Systems Development and Strengthening, and Organizational Sustainability.
Our mission is contributing to the development of our clients’ business. We do this by supporting organizations achieve segments of their mission that is related to building a stronger organization and managers who can lead the organization to achieve results. We do this by developing the leadership and management skills of frontline staff and by supporting them to achieve results with the participatory development and implementation of necessary and appropriate systems for managing the internal components of the organization.
What we do
CEA typically supports organizations to align their structures, strategies and systems with their shared vision. We do this by working with groups and teams to set up organizational management systems that enable managers make meaningful management decisions in view of the growing demands from managers to back their decisions with evidences that are easily accessible and interpretable. To our minds, organizations that are able to do these in addition to having productive work climates are more likely to respond appropriately to changes in their environment and achieve improved services.
Our technical approach has been honed from our experience of works for Nigerian organizations. By starting with the end results in mind, we are able to development results based indicators and better able to show progress along our monitoring and evaluation continuum, from inputs to outcomes. We also ensure that we leave behind sustainable deliverables from our interventions by involving the client/beneficiary in all aspect of the job and ensuring that we are addressing their needs and what is important to them. By genuine partnerships, we strive to be there for our clients by modeling our training programs to be relevant to their work. We also provide side-by-side technical assistance through our ongoing coaching and mentoring support to our clients. These principles are layered upon our strategic approach for delivering the services in this proposal. We always focus on applying tested and proven tools and methodologies in our approach and meeting internationally acceptable standards in all our interventions.
Our overarching approach is in organizational structures development, systems design and implementation; people development through hands-on training and side-by-side technical support. Applying a series of tools, this approach guides our delivery of such services such as:
• Development and Automation of Financial Management System for Public and Non-Public Entities
• Development and Automation of Procurement Management System
• Development and Automation of Fixed Assets Management System
• Development and Automation of Internal Audit Management System
• Optimizing technology expenditure,
• Building and managing support operations,
• Optimizing networks, data centers and application support
• Electronic Multi-User Systems for Financial Management, Document Management, Messaging and Communication
• Corporate Services and Agency