West Africa Partnership for Development needed at Preston Associates for International Development

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Job title : West Africa Partnership for Development

Job Location : Abuja

Deadline : July 10, 2024

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Responsibilities

  • Lead the coordination of all in-country projects in line with client’s requirements and Preston Associates quality standards.
  • Lead the overall implementation, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and supervision of all in-country project activities in accordance with the project requirement.
  • Provide direction, leadership, and management oversight in developing and implementing programs, projects, and strategies at the country level.
  • Proactively source for business opportunities and contribute to in-country proposal writing and technical reports in line with bilateral and multilateral organizations and other major funders standards in ensuring Preston Associates quality control and quality assurance standards.
  • Maintain working relationships with business partners, clients, organizations, relevant government agencies and other key stakeholders in-country.
  • Support knowledge management to create a knowledge management strategy and framework for the in-country operation.
  • Leverage existing platforms to support and advance knowledge-sharing in the country.

Requirements

  • At least a master’s degree in public health, public policy, demography, statistics, international development, environmental science, social sciences or other related field
    and experience.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with tangible results in one or more of the following development sectors: health, agriculture, education, technology, gender, environment/climate change, and governance.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with demonstrated results in research, program monitoring and evaluation, project management, and technical writing.
  • Operational experience with multilateral (EU, World Bank, IMF, UN, EDF etc.), bilateral organizations (USAID, FCDO, CIDA etc.) and other major funders e.g., Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, MasterCard Foundation, etc.
  • Proven expertise in quantitative and qualitative research, analysis, implementation research approaches, management information systems, data visualization and reporting
  • Must be fluent in English or French or Portuguese (Two languages will be an added advantage).
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills, with great attention to detail.
  • Excellent networking, teamwork, and stakeholder relationship management skills in public and private settings.
  • Proactive, self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated use of Advanced Excel, Tableau, PowerBI, R, Stata, (for quantitative analysts) Nvivo, ATLAS.ti (for qualitative analysts) and database management tools.

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