Vacancy for Program Manager – Livelihood
By admin On 11 May, 2017 At 12:42 AM | Categorized As Jobs | With 0 Comments
Abuja, Nigeria
Fixed Term, 3 Years
Full Time, 36 hours per week


About VSO
VSO is the world’s leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It’s a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world’s poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.


Role overview
To be responsible for the development and implementation of Country office’s Livelihood Programs in line with the VSON strategic direction and priority. Work with project team to lead VSON’s engagement in programmatic areas related to livelihoods interventions.


Skills, qualifications and experience required
– A holder of Master’s Degree in Agronomy / social Sciences/ Rural Development or related fields. A Minimum of 6 years relevant experience
– Good understanding of development challenges and working norms in Nigeria with a particular focus on livelihoods programming.
– Practical experience gained within an NGO context and of managing a livelihoods program.
– Good Knowledge of program level M&E including theory of change development and donor reporting


VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.


How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.


Application closing date
21 May 2017


Interview/Assessment date(s)
1st, June 2017


Start date
3rd, July 2017


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