VACANCY IN A NON-PROFIT, JUSTICE ADVOCACY ORGANIZATION
We seek an exceptional person to fill the position below based in our office in Lagos.
Deputy Director (Programmes and Institutional Development (PID1
(For a renewable 2 year period)
Reporting to and working closely with the Executive Director (“ED”), this person will oversee operations, planning and programmes, and join in developing strategic work-plans for the work of the organization.
The core responsibilities include:
REQUIREMENTS AND PROFILE OF CANDIDATE SOUGHT
The ideal candidate will be a forward-thinking lawyer with at least 7 years’ post-call experience, and a deep understanding of the key issues and challenges in the administration of justice, respect for human rights and the rule of law in Nigeria. S/he should be passionate about the organization’s mission and vision, and committed to enhancing access to justice (particularly) for poor people. S/he should be a creative thinker, with excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be able to undertake effective programme, fundraising and development activities without supervision. S/he must have the ability to prioritize and manage competing tasks and activities and satisfactorily meet deadlines as well as achieve targeted outcomes. Some experience of work in a non-profit sector at a relatively high level is considered an essential requisite. Initial compensation is within the N3, 000,000-N4, 000,000 p/a range.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are invited to submit a resume and a cover letter by June 30 2018, to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are an equal opportunities employer and third party interventions for applicants are neither necessary nor welcome.