Vacancy at Mercy Crops
jobs in Nigeria
Mercy Corps, International Humanitarian Organisation is looking for a suitable candidate to fill a very strategic position within our Educating Nigerian Girls in New Enterprises ENGINE Program. We are looking for motivated individuals, members of targeted community ready and willing to work in dynamic team.
Job Title: Senior Program Officer-Educating Nigerian Girls in New Enterprises ENGINE program
Administration, Secretarial, Education, Teaching
The Project Officer will support the implementation of activities that transition girls in school or in informal education into economic activities. This position will ensure ENGINE implementation is responsive to marginalized Nigerian girls, their communities, state and non-state secondary schools, and other skill-based centers.
BA/S or equivalent in Education, Management, Social Sciences, International Development or other relevant field. A relevant second degree desired.
A minimum of 4 years of experience in programme design and implementation, education, gender- focused, skills building program.
Experience managing large-scale secondary education or school to work and especially targeting marginalized girls or young women programs required. Prefer expertise in at least one of the following areas: accelerated learning programs, community-based education targeting community acceptance of girl’s education, increasing economic assets through savings clubs.
Experience Working Team
Experience with private-sector led initiatives and DfID strongly preferred.
Strong written and oral communication skills in English required, including report development, writing and editing.
Demonstrated attention to detail, ability to follow procedures, meet deadlines and work independently and cooperatively with team members.
Experience working with country-level, ministries and government officials
Experience managing people
Qualified Persons should send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.