Canada High Commission Program Assistant - Foreign Policy and Diplomacy - Jobs in Abuja Nigeria
Canada High Commission Program Assistant - Foreign Policy and Diplomacy - Jobs in Abuja NigeriaResponsibilitiesSupports Canada’s objectives in Nigeria, São Tomé and Príncipe and Equatorial Guinea through;
Developing media (including social media) strategies to communicate to local and Canadian audiences
Managing social media accounts day-to-day
Providing general administrative support, including budget tracking and travel planning
Planning events and advocacy initiatives
Project management support
Developing and maintaining a network of contacts, including government, non-governmental organizations and private companies
Producing reports, analyses and recommendations based on events in Nigeria
Candidates will initially be screened against the Essential Qualifications relating to education, experience and language. Candidates must clearly demonstrate in their cover letter and CV how they meet each of these essential qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a major in a discipline related to the job requirements (e.g. journalism, political science, history, sociology, economics, business international relations, or international studies) or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.
Advanced knowledge of written and spoken English
Recent* experience of at least 6 months working in an office environment using software such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and internet browsers
Recent* experience of at least 6 months conducting research, interviews, analysis or writing reports on topics related to local political, social, current affairs or economic issues in Nigeria.
*Recent as defined within the last 3 years.
Experience using social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook
The Rated Requirements relating to knowledge, abilities and competencies will also be assessed.
Methods of assessment may include, but are not limited to, a written examination, an oral interview, role-play, practical tests and/or presentations.
Knowledge of local political, social, current affairs and economic issues in Nigeria, as well as regional and international security issues affecting Nigeria.
Familiarity with usage of social media and understanding of its importance to an organization
Knowledge of general administration procedures and practices
Ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally.
Ability to summarize and analyze information.
Ability to work independently, manage priorities and meet tight deadlines.
Ability to establish and maintain a network of contacts.
Be action oriented and demonstrate initiative.
Exercise sound judgment.
Ability to work effectively in a team and cooperate.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 9th May, 2019.
For more information and job application details, see; Canada High Commission Program Assistant - Foreign Policy and Diplomacy - Jobs in Abuja Nigeria
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