Country Director, Nigeria Job Vacancy at VSO Nigeria

VSO Nigeria is recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Country Director, Nigeria

Job Location: Abuja

Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree/HND

Years of Experience: Not Specified

Other Requirements:

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Proven experience of securing and managing substantial institutional grants
  • Knowledge and understanding of the role of volunteerism in development
  • Commitment to VSO’s mission and values
  • Excellent communication and representational skills, with substantial experience of networking with a diverse range of stakeholders, including at senior levels. Strong political awareness and sensitivity.
  • Excellent strategic thinking skills and experience, as well as practical experience of gender-sensitive development programming at a project or community level, including through advocacy.
  • Excellent people management and coaching skills, with experience of developing and leading effective, multicultural teams.
  • Substantial experience of financial management, including budgeting, and active budget management, and an in-depth understanding of financial controls.
  • Experience in security and reputational risk management.
  • Experience of working effectively as a team with regional colleagues.
  • IT literate (Microsoft and finance packages)
  • Fluency in written and spoken English


  • Personal experience of volunteering for development
  • Sectoral knowledge in the fields of inclusive education, value-chain livelihoods work, and maternal and child health.

Job Specification(s):

Apply Before: 20th May, 2015.

How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates can Click Here to Apply

Additional Information:

Attractive salary and benefits package

Interview/Assessment Date(s):
23rd May, 2016

Start Date:
12th September, 2016

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