Recent NGO jobs: International job Alert Nigeria
International Alert employs over 200 people of 30 nationalities both in our London offices and in the regions where we work. Most are full-time staff, but we also employ consultants, interns and volunteers.
We are looking for a committed and experienced individual to fill the position below:
Job Title: Country Manager
Contract: 12 months with the possibility of extension
The purpose of this job is to lead Alert’s peacebuilding work in Nigeria, managing Alert’s country programme and ensuring that projects deliver quality peacebuilding outcomes. Alert’s portfolio in Nigeria includes a robust programme in the Northeast, working on the Boko Haram crisis, work on women, peace and security in the Middle Belt, and commercial contracts for technical assistance, primarily in the area of conflict and gender sensitivity.
The Country Manager works with programme, finance/operations and M&E staff in Abuja and in field offices, ensuring quality and impact of programme implementation, and compliance in finance and operations.
The post holder will play a pivotal role in implementing the country strategy in line with Alert’s global 2019-2023 strategy, in consolidating the existing northeast programme and expanding progressively and sustainably in new thematic or geographic areas, and in ensuring financial and operational stability for the country office.
The post holder will also play a role in overseeing the work of national and international technical advisers delivering on commercial contracts.