Development Jobs

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has been investing in global public goods (data, evidence, innovation) that can inform local education policy reform in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Since early 2020, we have expanded the scope of our work to more directly improve reading and math outcomes - also referred to as foundational literacy and numeracy - among children in the early grades in India and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Field Procurement Officer – Abuja

This role ensures effective compliance to the procurement guidelines for successful preparation, appraisal, implementation and completion of the approved development projects in the assigned countries.

Media Officer – Adamawa

The position holder will support local radio stations in their planning, production, publicity, outreach and broadcast of two weekly radio programs: a weekly live radio talk show and a weekly radio drama, monitor the work and airing of partner radio stations, monitor the airing of spots and jingles and collect feedback from listeners.

Media Coordinator – Abuja

The position holder will support local radio stations in their planning, production, publicity, outreach and broadcast a weekly radio drama, monitor the work and airing of partner radio stations, monitor the airing of spots and jingles and collect feedback from listeners. He/She  would also work with Sub grantees on various Peace community media innovations at the various states of implementation.

Journalist, BBC Pidgin Service at the BBC World Service

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London. It is the world’s oldest national broadcasting organisation[3] and the second largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees, with…

Regional Director at Ford Foundation

Ford Foundation Location: Lagos, Nigeria Sector: Non Profit Experience: Mid Career / Advanced Position description The Ford Foundation seeks a dynamic, creative and innovative leader to serve as its Regional Director for West Africa. Building on Ford’s rich legacy in…

Program Officer Disarmament

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Location Abuja, Nigeria Sector Non Profit Experience Mid Career POSITION DESCRIPTION Under the supervision of Principal Programme Officer Small Arms, the incumbent shall support the implementation of disarmament programs/activities by providing adequate capacity…