Centre for Rural Affairs and Community Development (CERACODE) is seeking a Programme Officer (PO) with relevant academic credentials and experience to coordinate its research activities and support creative engagements in Rural Development and Transformation, Creative Governance Reforms, Knowledge Economy, Gender Relations, Entrepreneurship and Wealth Creation. The PO will support the policy research of CERACODE, which currently seeks to empower rural people, alleviate poverty and facilitate strong rural communities with innovative strategies; and partner with public and private agencies on local governance and development. Specifically, the Programme Officer will help conduct baseline research in support of grant seeking and development of policy studies as well as preparation of case studies around issues associated with Community Development, Poverty Alleviation, ICT Literacy and Culture, Leadership and Governance and Youth Development, Women and Girls Developmental Issues, Agriculture, Entrepreneurship and Vocational Education; and Rural health and Educational Outreach Programs.
Qualifications: Education & Experience: Preferably a Master’s degree in any related discipline and three years of relevant experience. Candidates with a combination of relevant degrees, training, and relevant experience may also apply. Research and Program administration experience may be an added advantage.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
May work extended hours, including weekends. Able and willing ttravel at short notice.
Location: The job position is based in Iba, State of Osun Compensation: Negotiable and based on Experience and Competencies.
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Timeline is four (4) weeks from date of Publication. You are advised to visit our website www.ceracode.org for more details.
Interested and qualified? Go to Centre for Rural Affairs and Community Development (CERACODE) career website on www.ceracode.org to apply