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Job Title: Programme Manager Skills
Administration, Secretarial, Education, Teaching
The post holder will act as the Senior Responsibility Officer for Programme delivery in the Port Harcourt office with associated representational, leadership and management responsibilities and accountabilities. The post holder will work with the Director Programmes, Director Education and Skills, and wider Education and Skills team to lead on the development and implementation of a new Skills portfolio in Nigeria including management of the grant funded two year Fast Forward (FF) action research pilot project starting in 2015.
Applicants should have working knowledge of Nigerian Education and Skills systems. This should include private and public funded interventions.
A Bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement. However, post-graduate degree in Education, Humanities or Social Sciences is desirable.