We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Project Director to lead the anticipated UK Department for International Development (DFID) Nigeria Accelerated Learning Intervention. The purpose of this anticipated 16-month project is to improve access to upper primary grades remedial education in Kaduna and Kano states. The goal of the intervention will be to improve learning outcomes in grades 4-6, and generate evidence on what works for remedial education.
The Project Director is responsible for overall aspects of program implementation and performance, both technical and managerial. The Project Director will manage the technical and administrative teams, with overall responsibility for overseeing coordination across results areas, coordination of decision making across key stakeholders, and supervision of partner organizations. S/he leads planning and implementation of work plans to ensure quality results. The Project Director will have overall responsibility in the areas of monitoring, evaluation, reporting, operations, administration, logistics, procurement, budgeting, financial accounting, and overall client satisfaction.