Under the supervision of the Country Director, the Project Director will be responsible for meeting the project's technical objectives, managing financial resources, managing program staff. maintaining good working relationships with host government officials and local partners, managing donor reporting and ensuring -a high-quality delivery of services.
Master's degree or equivalent experience in organizational development, public health, public administration, business administration, international development, or other relevant field preferred;
Minimum 7 years' experience in program management at senior management level is required, 1- 2 years in Africa and/or Nigeria preferred;
Very good experience in grants management including subgrants to local CBOs Aptitude/experience in supervising staff and the ability to mentor subordinates;
Knowledge and understanding of the health and social sector in Nigeria.
Fluency in English and working knowledge of Hausa required.
Knowledge and experience of working in Northern region of Nigeria will be an added advantage.