Equal Access Country Director Jobs in Nigeria
Equal Access International (EAI), a non-governmental organization with U.S. regional offices in Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, partners with communities around the world to co-create sustainable solutions utilizing community engagement and participatory media and technology.
With funding from bi-laterals, multi-laterals, foundations, corporations and individual donors, EAI has a 17-year track record implementing media and social change projects and currently operates in Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Mali, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, and the Philippines.
EAI seeks a Country Director to lead and manage our Nigeria portfolio and represent the organization both in Nigeria and internationally.Provide strategic leadership and oversight of each of EAI’s projects in Nigeria;
Leadership and Staff Capacity Development
Provide capacity building, supervision and support for senior management staff and content development staff. Secure and manage external capacity development support if necessary;
Proactively develop the capacity of staff, drawing on skills of local management, to understand and apply EAI principles and methodologies in all aspects of our work;
Promote transparent decision-making through open communication and regular meetings;
Ensure compliance with all donor and EAI’s policies, procedures, and regulations;
Ensure sound staff management standards promoting discipline, efficiency, and a harmonious working environment;
Lead security and incident-related decision making and response;
Advanced degree in management, business administration, international relations, and/or media production;
Minimum 7 years' experience leading and managing International development projects;
At least 5 years’ experience working with international donor-funded projects and/or working with investors in post-conflict and/or developing country contexts;
Experience in coordinating with external donors, suppliers, producers, sponsors, investors, and other partners;
Able to work and meet deadlines under extreme pressure and in challenging cross-cultural environments;
Language and Computer Skills:
Excellent spoken and written English
Computer skills: MS Word and Excel.
At least 5 years’ experience working in Africa, or on Africa-focused projects or media outlets;
10+ years' experience leading and managing International development projects;
Proven understanding of Nigerian media, preferably including the Northern Nigeria context;
A thorough knowledge of production processes, knowledge of audience research and media commercialization desired;
Knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Pro Tools, and experience with other editing software packages;
Knowledge of Hausa and/or French a plus;
Experience designing and managing Social and Behavior Change Communication, Countering Violent Extremism, Peacebuilding, and Governance programming
How to apply
EAI offers a competitive salary, benefits and the opportunity to join a growing, innovative international team. To apply, please your CV along with a detailed cover letter providing specifics on how your background meets the qualifications as well as reasons for your interest in becoming a member of the EAI Team. Please send this information to: email@example.com. In the subject line of the email, please include “Country Director – Nigeria.” By 15th August, 2018
Find Latest Jobs in Nigeria Today - Recruitment in Nigeria Job - Nigerian Jobs - in Nigeria - Job Vacancies in Nigeria
Search our career portal & find the latest Nigerian job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Nigeria.
Jobs in Nigeria - banking jobs in Nigeria, IT jobs in Nigeria, accounting jobs in Nigeria, NGO jobsin Nigeria, business administration in Nigeria, ICT jobs in Nigeria, UN jobs in Nigeria, procurement jobs in Nigeria, education jobs in Nigeria, hospital jobs in Nigeria, human resources jobs in Nigeria, engineering jobs in Nigeria, teaching jobs in Nigeria, and other careers in Nigeria.
Oil and Gas job vacancies in Nigeria, MTN jobs in Nigeria, job vacancies in Nigeria for fresh graduates.
Federal government jobs in Nigeria, job vacancies in Nigeria Federal Civil Service.
Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Nigeria posted and updated daily - click here!