SDN is currently recruiting for the position of PROGRAM ANALYST to work on an 18 months project aimed at reducing mass violence within the Niger Delta. All successful candidates will be based in our Nigerian Office, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
The Program Analyst will be an experienced professional with demonstrated skills, expertise and knowledge in project coordination, community exgagement and monitoring and evaluation.
He/She will have substantive knowledge in conflict assessment/prevention, peace-building, governance, civil society capacity building and or mediation and a familiarity with mass media as a tool for social change.
The candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field such as monitoring and evaluation, international development, international relations, or conflict management.
He/She should have a minimum of 5 years relevant work experience with at least 3 of those years in Nigeria, ideally Niger delta.
Ideally, the candidate will have experience and implementing and monitoring/ evaluating programs relevant to the prevention and mitigation of conflict, crisis response, or stabilization.
In addition, the ideal candidate will have experience interacting and coordinating with Nigerian government officials, international and local NGOs, community-based organizations, and/or members of the campaign’s target audience (restive youth(current and former militants, Amnesty recipients and cultists).
He/she must possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills in English and with Microsoft Excel.
Proficiency in one or more local languages of the Niger Delta would be an asset.
The candidate must be willing to travel and work in the Niger Delta with periodic trips to Lagos and other locations as needed.