The primary purpose of the Deputy Director, Program Advocacy and Communications, Nigeria is to develop and execute a Nigeria advocacy and communications strategy that will help to achieve the foundation’s programmatic goals in Nigeria. The Deputy Director will also conceive, develop and manage a portfolio of investments grants involving multiple global development and global health strategies in collaboration with Seattle-based teams to achieve results. The focus of foundation’s work in Nigeria is in women’s and children’s health and nutrition issues, agricultural development and financial service for the poor. The Deputy Director will report to the Nigeria Country Director, serve on the Gates foundation Nigeria Leadership Team (NLT) and will have a dotted-line reporting relationship to the Director of Program Advocacy and Communications.
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