Program Assistant at Diamond Development Initiatives (DDI)


Diamond Development Initiatives

Diamond Development Initiatives (DDI) invites applications for the following position in order to implement the Feed the Future Nigeria Livelihoods Project (North-East expansion).

The project which is based in rural communities in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States respectively will use a multi-sector approach to provide support to very poor households by growing their agricultural production and productivity through capacity building of producer groups, farming cooperatives and community based volunteers.

Position: Program Assistant (To be based in the FCT)

A degree in Crop Production, Agronomy or Agricultural Extension or other related fields.

At least 1-3 years of direct involvement in community development work.

Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing and have a high proficiency in the use of computer, particularly in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

Ability to communicate in Hausa and/or Gbagyi language will be an added advantage

How to Apply

Applications including a cover letter that explains how you meet the above criteria and a detailed resume should be sent not later than Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 to Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.