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Action Aid (AA) Nigeria Graduate Internship & Exp. Recruitment 2021 (3 Positions)

Apply for ongoing Action Aid (AA) Nigeria Graduate Internship & Exp. Recruitment 2021. See the 3 job positions, descriptions, eligibility, and how to apply. Action Aid (AA) Nigeria is seeking the services of both graduates interns and experienced job seekers to fill the vacant positions in their Company.

ActionAid is an anti-poverty agency that prioritises work with people living in poverty and exclusion; promoting values and commitment in civil society, institutions and Governments with the aim of achieving structural changes in order to eradicate injustices and poverty in the world. Jamb Result

ActionAid Nigeria is an affiliate of ActionAid International, an International Non-Governmental organisation registered in The Netherlands with its headquarters in Johannesburg South Africa. ActionAid International works in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. Action Aid (AA) Nigeria Graduate Internship

We are recruiting to fill the following positions below:

1. Graduate Programme Intern, Governance

Person’s Specification
Education / Qualifications:

  • First Degree in Social Sciences or Arts / Humanities.

Experience:

  • Relevant NYSC experience in the related fields
  • Experience in Programmes and administration.

Skills / Abilities:

  • Fluency in spoken and written English language
  • Highly numerate
  • Excellent planning and prioritization skills
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent (proven) interpersonal skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Experience in support.ing training/meetings.

Personal Qualities:

  • Creative and takes initiative.
  • Team player
  • Able to work effectively in a diverse team environment
  • Self-motivated person able to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to relate with AAN’s mission values, and objectives.

2. Project Coordinator – Campaign for Inclusion of Women and Young People in Political and Governance Processes (We-YOU Pro)

Persons Specification
Education / Qualifications:

  • First Degree in Political Sciences or other Social Sciences or Arts / Humanities.

Desirable:

  • Master’s Degree in a relevant field
  • Membership of relevant professional Institute.

Experience:

  • At least seven years’ experience, out of which four years should be in a similar role with particular emphasis on election interventions in the development sector preferably at the state level
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in community-based work and engagements with CBOs.

Skills / Abilities:

  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Ability to provide practical solutions within set deadlines.
  • Ability to maintain donor relationship and accountability in line with funding policies and standards.
  • Excellent skills to motivate and inspire a functional team will be essential
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills.
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Excellent planning and prioritization skills
  • Highly numerate
  • Excellent Skills in Programme Information Management
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office.

Personal Qualities:

  • A person of integrity, creative and takes initiative,
  • Able to work effectively in a diverse team environment
  • Willing to work additional hours at crucial times.
  • A self-motivated person able to work without close supervision.
  • Able to effectively promote AAN’s mission values, and objectives.

Desirable:

  • Proven Leadership Qualities.

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3. Director of Finance

Persons Specification
Education / Qualifications: Dollar to Naira Rate

  • First Degree in Accounting / Finance
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting / Finance
  • Nationally recognised Professional Accounting Qualification.

Experience:

  • At least 12 years post NYSC experience
  • At least 8 years post professional qualification experience with 6 years in a senior management position
  • Experience in implementing financial control systems
  • Experience in using Accounting Systems & Spreadsheets
  • Experience working with different cultures and nationalities.

Desirable:

  • Audit experience
  • Experience in working with INGO in a similar position.
  • Project management experience
  • Knowledge of SUN software.

Skills / Abilities:

  • Excellent management & leadership skills
  • Excellent skills in facilitation and capacity building for inter-linkages between staff, partners & stakeholders
  • Ability to work   without supervision
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to interface effectively with other members of staff and solve problems using own initiative
  • Demonstrable versatility in use Microsoft office packages.

Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Accuracy and attention to details
  • High integrity
  • Willingness to work additional hours when necessary.

Application Closing Date
8th September, 2021.