Program Officer – PO221

Job Information

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    Category NGO & Development Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 27 ,2022
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name JSI Research & Training Institute
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    Contact Email

Job Description


  1. The PO will be a key member of the M-RITE Nigeria team, working with technical, finance, and administrative staff to support M-RITE Nigeria and will work under the supervision of the M-RITE Country Director.
  2. Coordinate processes to support the development, monitoring, and documentation of the M-RITE Nigeria workplan activities, priorities, approaches, and learning.
  3. Facilitate the development of project workplans and budgets, and support the day-to-day. implementation of workplan activities 
  4. Support the MEL Advisor in project performance monitoring and reporting.
  5. Collaborate with the global team on strategic planning and work planning for consistency relating to M-RITE program priorities, strategic approaches, and learning. This includes harmonizing core and fieldwork plans, Monitoring Evaluation and Learning (MEL) plans, performance monitoring plans (PMP), and budgets.
  6. Work with technical teams to revise key planning and management documents to track the progress of implementation and country activities.
  7. Manage the planning and rollout of special technical events, such as conferences, webinars, and workshops. 
  8. Assist in the development and production of program deliverables, such as annual reports, quarterly reports, USAID Mission reports, and other deliverables.
  9. Work with M-RITE staff in writing, editing, and fact-checking of communications materials, including success stories, technical briefs, tools, and other reports.
  10. Assist in documenting and disseminating country results, either via newsletters, success stories, quarterly reports, or other reporting mechanisms.
  11. Assist in organizing official visits, meetings, and conferences.
  12. Compile background material and drafts for seminars and conferences.
  13. Liaise with M-RITE global level team to develop and promote activities and achievements via social media and website.