ActionAid Programme Coordinator, Migration,Benin-Edo State

Vacancy Announcement: Programme Coordinator, Migration

Long Term
Closing date21 October 2019
LocationBenin, Edo StateActionAid 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 to eradicate injustice 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 America.ActionAid Nigeria is inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the following position within the organisation:Programme Coordinator, Migration – Benin, Edo StateThe post holder will coordinate the implementation and effective monitoring of the Migration project in Edo State. S/He will provide programme specific support to the various livelihood and migration initiatives of the project and work as an interface between ActionAid Nigeria and the project management partners.Person SpecificationsEducation/Qualifications

First degree in Social sciences or Arts/humanities Is essential

Masters’ degree in relevant field Is desirable

Membership of relevant professional institute Is desirableExperience

At least 7 (seven) years’ post NYSC experience, of which 4 (four) years’ experience should be in a similar position in the development sector is essential

Experience in community mobilization is essential

Experience working on migration and livelihood issues is essential

Experience working on a conflict project and intervening at community level is desirableSkill/Abilities on

Excellent analytical skills

Strong communication & writing skills

Ability to implement data management systemsn

Fluency in spoken and written English Language

Excellent planning and prioritization sills

Excellent (proven) interpersonal skillsTo apply, kindly complete the application form accessed from line of emails must state clearly, job title of position applied for and location e.g Programme Coordinator, Migration – Benin and send your completed applications in an MSWord attachment to: [email protected]Only electronically submitted forms will be considered. Scanned application forms will be disregarded.Kindly refer to the website –​/jobsfor detailed job description and respective application form.ActionAid offers competitive terms of employment. Applications from women and candidates from the North East and North West are particularly encouraged.Closing date for receipt of applications is 21st October 2019. While we respect all applicants, interview dates will be communicated only to shortlisted candidates.Downloads

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