Deloitte Nigeria Young Professionals Recruitment 2019/2020

0
1480
Deloitte Nigeria Young Professionals Recruitment 2019/2020

Deloitte Nigeria – Our client, a not for profit project with the objective to support women’s improved livelihood opportunities in targeted communities of Nigeria is seeking to fill strategic positions below:

1. Job Title: Young Professional – Project Communications/Public Relations (State Level)
Locations: 
Abia, Edo, Kebbi, Niger, Ogun and Taraba
Job Type: Contract

Job Summary

  • The Young Professionals will provide support to strengthen the quality of implementation of each of the components of the Project.
  • The young professionals will deliver technical leadership in developing anchor sector strategies, implementation plans, knowledge products and other documents as required.
  • They will ensure that project interventions are performed as planned and to bring about the desired impacts as listed in the project results framework through monitoring, evaluation, research and documentation of lessons learnt.

Responsibilities
Provide support in the following:

  • Design and implement a communications strategy and plan to increase awareness of the achievements of the Project and its beneficiaries
  • Monitor local and international press coverage and monitor effectiveness of the communications strategy
  • Provide feedback to inform ongoing public relations activities and future programmes.
  • Assist the Project Team in developing appropriately branded public information documentations and events
  • Identify Project’s communication and awareness needs to ensure prevention of uncertainty and ambiguity on its role, responsibility and neutrality
  • Plan, craft and communicate the project’s messages to the public and other stakeholders and ensure overall continuity of institutional consistency and image;
  • Develop and maintain strategic relations and partnerships with the media, government bodies, relevant stakeholders, Non-governmental actors and donors;
  • Responsible for overall Information and Communication Strategy
  • Write stories, Opinion pieces, press releases and news about project’s most important achievements to be placed in the national and international media as well as in the local and regional websites;
  • Promote the project’s work in the media by organizing and facilitating interviews with the National and State Coordinators, Commissioners and any person authorized to do so in writing by the project;
  • Ensure and maintain the cooperation and communication with mass-media and other organizations.
  • Assist in the preparation of schedules, briefing materials, scene setters, briefings with the Project Team and partners.
  • Maintain a calendar of the project events in close coordination with the Project Team and implementing partners.
  • Design, develop and disseminate all outreach materials and activities to advertise beneficiaries’ products to target audience and media, including outreach folders and fact sheets, newsletters, blog entries, tweets, brochures, website, photo essays, video and public service announcement/advert (PSA) campaigns for broadcast and print media.
  • Travel to the field to get to know projects and capture success stories for dissemination through website, outreach folders and to media
  • Design, develop, market and maintain project social media page
  • Produce reports highlighting program developments, achievements and success stories.

Requirements

  • Minimum of First Degree or Master’s degree in Communication or Journalism or related field
  • A professional qualification will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of six (6) years experience in field of communications
  • Ability to plan and execute a deliberate and sustained communication strategy.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Nigeria Media scene
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a comprehensive strategic communications program to advance an organization’s mission and goals;
  • Demonstrated skill and comfort in proactively building relationships and demonstrating influence with staff at all organizational levels.
  • Extensive experience working in organizational communication and public relations.
  • Proven experience in using social media and Web 2.0 approaches.
  • Familiarity with current web-based tools, apps, and IT platforms.
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize workload, respond to multiple demands, and meet short deadlines.
  • Demonstrated flexibility and openness in responding to changing work priorities and environment.

Application Closing Date
12th November, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: Applicants should specify their state of interest.

2. Job Title: Young Professional – Innovation and Partnership (State Level)

Locations: Abia, Edo, Kebbi, Niger, Ogun and Taraba
Type: Contract

Job Summary

  • The Young Professionals will provide support to strengthen the quality of implementation of each of the components of the Project.
  • The young professionals will deliver technical leadership in developing anchor sector strategies, implementation plans, knowledge products and other documents as required.
  • They will ensure that project interventions are performed as planned and to bring about the desired impacts as listed in the project results framework through monitoring, evaluation, research and documentation of lessons learnt.

Responsibilities
Provide support in the following:

  • Provide coordination of key Project partnerships in the development and implementation of a pilot innovation product development programmes.
  • Forge strategic relationship that will help deliver results in a resourceful manner by using the latest technology and solutions in areas such as M&E, Grants delivery, community mobilization and Learning.
  • Showcase, replicate and scale up successful innovative ventures that have demonstrated measurable success in the project areas.
  • Partner with Private sector players to take advantage of the high mobile penetration rate in Nigeria to bridge information gap women groups.
  • Facilitate partnership between women and financial institutions, to create business processes and systems that improve their businesses without unneccesary transactions costs.
  • Coordinate research and development of select future technology areas alongside partnerships team as well as provide support and coordination to market research activities with chosen partner(s).
  • Work with key partners to design handbooks/booklets on future areas that will address criteria for products created with social need and impact in mind.
  • Support design thinking across innovation work including support of partnership with organizations and academic institutions to explore integration into projects.
  • Produce, write, edit and organize materials related to associated partnerships, as well as for internal stakeholders and support events work with provision of concepts, content, participants.
  • Provide expertise on innovation activities when requested including communications, monitoring and evaluation efforts, speaking engagements, etc.

Requirements

  • Minimum of First Degree or Master’s degree in International Development, Public Health, Public Policy, Communications and related fields
  • A professional qualification will be added advantage
  • 6 or more years of relevant, progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels in programme and relationship management
  • Experience in start-up organizations combined with established relevant and extensive linkage in community activities. .
  • Experience in project management, development of project management tools such as task prioritization, budget monitoring, regular progress updates to all stakeholders and rolling out of large scale projects especially in hard to reach areas.
  • Proven capacity to work with and encourage collaboration among teams across different locations and with different technical skills
  • Capacity to support coordination and participation in events with multiple stakeholders
  • Proven ability to manage relationships with partners, including government ministries, women groups, universities, intellectual leaders, NGOs and the private sector
  • Strong writing and communication skills and the aptitude to handle competing messages and priorities with multiple audiences and management of complex partnerships
  • Understanding of mobile technology for development, familiarity with information systems and communication technologies is an asset.
  • Entrepreneurial, creative, and innovative thinker who can also translate ideas into practical applications
  • Ability to think strategically, and act with initiative to deliver results with analytical, negotiating, communication and advocacy skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization.

Application Closing Date
12th November, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: 
Applicants should specify their state of interest.

3. Job Title: Young Professional – Monitoring & Evaluation, Knowledge Management (State Level)

Locations: Abia, Edo, Kebbi, Niger, Ogun and Taraba
Job Type: Contract

Job Summary

  • The Young Professionals will provide support to strengthen the quality of implementation of each of the components of the Project
  • The young professionals will deliver technical leadership in developing anchor sector strategies, implementation plans, knowledge products and other documents as required
  • They will ensure that project interventions are performed as planned and to bring about the desired impacts as listed in the project results framework through monitoring, evaluation, research and documentation of lessons learnt.

Responsibilities
Provide support in the following:

  • Develop an evidence-based toolkit, gathering and evaluating tools and incorporating them in a kit for use in the Project
  • Coordinate research and baseline surveys for the project. Support use of relevant approaches to project evaluations and increase the generation and use of evidence-based practices (EBP)
  • Develop M&E systems for projects using mobile and other innovative technologies as appropriate and practical
  • Develop an M&E field assessment guide for field projects and introductory training material for field-based M&E officers
  • Provide technical assistance, training and mentoring in M&E

Knowledge Management:

  • In close collaboration with BCC Consultant and Communications Consultant, prepare knowledge management products for the project
  • Scan relevant development literature, and support staff’s use of evidence in program design and development using an implementation science approach.
  • Design and implement a system for gathering and organizing existing tools using previously inventoried information to create a database of technical approaches and accompanying materials (tool, manuals, and curricula).
  • Support the dissemination of learning through the placement of articles in peer-reviewed journals, trade conferences and other public fora.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Conduct site visits to projects to provide training, technical support and monitoring visits

Requirements

  • Minimum of a First Degree or Master’s Degree in Evaluation, Research or related field in International Development
  • A professional qualification will be added advantage
  • Minimum of six (6) years’ experience in evaluation in international development;
  • Previous experience working with knowledge management and learning platforms
  • Demonstrated commitment to issues and programs in gender equality, educational access, livelihoods, civic engagement, leadership & capacity development; and experience in design and implementation of baseline/endline surveys and special studies among vulnerable populations.
  • Extensive field experience in M&E and baseline/endline surveys.
  • Demonstrable experience addressing M&E requirements for donors such as USAID, DFID, World Bank, large foundations and/or others.
  • Experience developing cross-cutting skills in capacity development, community-led development, gender integration, governance and CLA
  • Knowledge and demonstrated proficiency in quantitative and qualitative methods, M&E planning, M&E system improvement; data use and data visualization;
  • Demonstrated ability in database management, routine data quality assurance (RDQA), data flow, geographic information systems (GIS), project and program indicator selection and documentation;
  • Excellent writing and research management skills;
  • Strong training, coaching and facilitation skills:
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral) for proposal preparation and communication with donors;
  • Computer skills in institution-supported software (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, SPSS, and PowerPoint);
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks; and must be a team player with good interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently schedule and manage work and lead M&E/knowledge management/learning platforms
  • Ability to maintain the highest ethical standards at all times.

Application Closing Date
12th November, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: 
Applicants should specify their state of interest.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here