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  • Posted: Jan 13, 2020
    Deadline: Jan 24, 2020
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    Ikore, meaning "harvest” in Yoruba language, is an international development organization, proffering innovative solutions to drive sustainable social and enterprise development. Our vision is to contribute to a prosperous world that creates opportunity for a better life for all, especially the poor and vulnerable. Our Mission is to facilitate mark...
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    Program Manager


    • We seek to employ a dynamic and innovative person who has experience working in different Value chains across Nigeria and Africa
    • Someone who can work collectively with host communities, design home-grown solutions that improve the livelihood and resilience of the communities.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Organizing programs and activities in accordance with the mission and goals of Ikore
    • Developing new programs to support the strategic direction of the organization.
    • Creating and managing long-term goals, developing a budget and operating plan for the project.
    • Developing an evaluation method to assess program strengths and identify areas for improvement.
    • Managing a team with a diverse array of talents and responsibilities.
    • Ensuring goals are met in areas including farmer satisfaction, safety, quality and team member performance.
    • Implementing and managing changes and interventions to ensure project goals are achieved.
    • Meeting with stakeholders to make communication easy and transparent regarding project issues and decisions on services.
    • Producing accurate and timely reporting of project status throughout its life cycle.
    • Analyze, evaluate, and overcome project risks, resource management and produce project reports for management and stakeholders.
    • Coordinating the projects and their interdependencies.

    Required Skills and Experience

    • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field.
    • 5+ years in an advanced management role (preference given to those with project management experience).
    • Exceptional leadership, time management, facilitation, and organizational skills
    • Highly developed writing (proposal writing preferred), communication, influencing and negotiating skill.
    • Mastery of project tools and techniques.
    • Working knowledge of digital marketing
    • Outstanding working knowledge of change management principles and performance evaluation processes
    • Proven experience managing a team.
    • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and Application Letter to: using "the job position" as the subject of the mail.


    • Include Program Manager in the email subject line and include salary expectation in your Application Letter.
    • Applications will be reviewed and online interviews will be conducted with selected candidates before finalists are invited for on-site interviews.
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