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British Council Nigeria is looking to hire an individual passionate about Girl-Child Education to act as the Senior Responsibility Officer for Programme delivery in Kano. The post holder will therefore have associated representational, leadership and management responsibilities and accountabilities. The post holder will work with the Director Society and other members of the Education and Society team to lead implementation of the Northern Nigeria Girls School Enrolment Programme.
- Demonstrate a sound understanding of the education and social landscape in Northern Nigeria.
- Have experience working in North-East/North-West Nigeria.
- Be fluent inn local Nothern Nigeria Language.
This is a new post.The post holder is expected to work with the Director Education and Skills and other members of the Education and Skills team in Nigeria, the SSA Region and HQ to manage project delivery of the British Councils growing scholarships portfolio. To provide project management support to the wider Programmes team and implement the delivery of the British Councils portfolio of programmes in Rivers and Cross Rivers states.
The post holder is expected to manage the delivery of already existing scholarship business and work with the partnership manager and regional pursuit teams to identify any other opportunities that may support our ambition and strategy. The post holder will be expected to develop, and manage day to day relationships with programme stakeholders, lead on the implementation and delivery of service level agreements with partners, organise visits and meetings for visiting staff from other offices etc.
A Bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement.
Interested and suitably qualified candidates should click here to apply online.