WEWE – Local Partners Initiative for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (LOPIN -2) project
Position: Program Director (PD)/Deputy Chief of Party (DC0P)
Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE) is looking for a Program Director (PD)/Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) to fill a job vacancy in a 5-year USAID funded project called ‘Local Partners for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Nigeria’ (LOPIN-2) Project for Akwa-lbom, Anambra, Imo and Rivers States.
Location: Akwa-Ibom with travel to Anambra, Imo & Rivers States.
The Program Director (PD)/Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) responsibilities for WEWE-LOPIN 2 project is to provide support in the following areas: (i) Overall Program Technical Leadership and Management, (it) Program quality, (iii) Management and Administration, (iv) Representation, (v) Human Resource Management, and (vi) New Business Development and Resource Mobilization; which includes field team mobilization and leadership; development and implementation of work plans, writing of quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports, coordination of site improvement monitoring remediation and action plans implementation, support for preparation and management of state operational budgets, development of scope of work for sub-grantees, support for financial pipeline and burn rate management and assisting the project in communication and coordination with donors and other partner organisations, and ensuring achievement of project results and objectives.
How to Apply
Interested applicants should visit www.weweng.org for full requirements, qualifications and job description for the listed position. All suitable applicants should send a comprehensive CV and cover letter in ONLY one attachment (MS Word Document) explaining suitability for the job; to firstname.lastname@example.org. WEWE’s recruitment process for this position will be on a rolling basis, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications will be reviewed in batches on a first come first served basis. WEWE reserves the right to conclude this recruitment process when a suitable candidate is selected.
Kindly indicate the title of the position applied for in the subject line of the email and include functional emails, mobile phone numbers and full contact information and at least three professional referees on their CV.