The U.S. Embassy in Abuja, is seeking to employ a suitable suitable and qualified candidate for the position of:
United States Mission Nigeria
No. 2015-031B Date: October 6, 2015 Ref:
Subject: COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM (CVE) GRANT MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT
Location: ABUJA– PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION (PAS)
Applicability: ALL INTERESTED CANDIDATES
OPEN TO: All Interested Candidates
POSITION TITLE: CVE Grant Management Assistant, FSN-09/FP-05 Step 1 OPENING DATE: October 6, 2015
CLOSING DATE: October 21, 2015
WORK HOURS: Full-time; 40 hours/week
SALARY: OR Ordinarily Resident (OR) – N7,731,239 p.a.
(Starting basic salary) Position Grade: FSN - 09
In addition to the basic salary, all allowances will be paid in accordance with the Mission Local Compensation Plan.
NOR - Not Ordinarily Resident - AEFM - US$50,883
EFM/MOH –U$43,812 (Starting Salary) p.a. Position Grade: FP-05/1
NOTE: ALL NOT ORDINARILY RESIDENT APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE REQUIRED WORK AND RESIDENCY PERMITS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION. A U.S. CITIZEN EFM DOES NOT HAVE TO BE RESIDING IN COUNTRY TO BE CONSIDERED, BUT THE SPONSORING OFFICER UNDER CHIEF OF MISSION (COM) AUTHORITY DOES HAVE TO BE ASSIGNED OFFICIALLY TO POST.
BASIC FUNCTION OF THE POSITION:
Under the supervision of the Public Affairs Officer (PAO), the incumbent identifies vets, administers, manages monitors, closes out, assesses effectiveness of, and generates grant programs funded by CVE monies. Target audiences are largely youth, interfaith, and vulnerable communities. She/he conducts grant writing and grants management workshops for potential grantees; tracks CVE funding streams, coordinating with the Financial Management Office, Public Affairs Section budget specialist, and program offices in Washington; convenes quarterly meetings with donors and other stakeholders to organize forums and coordinate programming efforts.
To obtain a copy of this announcement, please visit our Mission websites at: http://nigeria.usembassy.gov/hr_office.html
NOTE: All applicants MUST address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each criterion or the application will not be considered.
Interested and qualified candidates for this position MUST submit the following, or the application will not be considered:
Submit Application to:
Embassy of the United States of America,
Human Resources Office,
Plot 1075 Diplomatic Drive,
Central District Area,
Point of Contact: Tel: 09-461-4000 Ext 4261
Or submit to: HRNigeria@state.gov
Click here to download Application Form for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174) (PDF 1.78 MB)