ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) is a not for profit, non-governmental entity registered in Nigeria. It commenced operations in Nigeria in 1999, while the programmatic operations commenced in January 2000 through a Country Agreement signed with the National Planning Commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
ActionAid is an anti-poverty agency that prioritises work with people living in poverty and exclusion; promoting values and commitment in civil society, institutions and governments with the aim of achieving structural changes in order to eradicate injustices and poverty in the world. ActionAid Nigeria is an affiliate of ActionAid International, an International Non-Governmental organisation registered in The Netherlands with its headquarters in Johannesburg South Africa ActionAid International works in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.
To effectively implement the new strategy, Social Justice to End Poverty (2018 – 2023), ActionAid Nigeria is seeking a committed and inspiring Country Director to drive the implementation of the new Country Strategy and lead on providing quality program management and accountability systems; organizational and team development; financial control and resource management; fundraising and liaison with donors to increase and diversify the resource base; policy research and advocacy; relationship and stakeholder management at local, national and international levels.
Position: Country Director
Qualification & Experience:
The application pack can be accessed from www.actionaid.org/nigeria/jobs .
Applications should be sent as an MSWord attachment to vacancy. firstname.lastname@example.org . Only Electronically submitted applications will be considered.
Applications from women are particularly encouraged.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday, 27th November, 2017. While we respect all applicants, interview date will be communicated only to short listed candidates.