Program Intern at PACT

Pact works across multiple sectors and actors to combat corruption, promote democracy and improve health. Our funding partners run the gamut from the U.S. Government to private foundations to corporations, and our on-the-ground partners include Nigerian ministries and civil society organizations focused on advocacy, democracy and health. Since 2005, Pact has helped forge partnerships between government and civil society, resulting in the passage of four significant national bills to fight corruption, including 2011’s landmark Freedom of Information Act.Description:
Position Summary: Provides technical support to all projects under the supervision of the Program Quality Director.
Responsibilities
Program/Technical Role:

Directly support the Program Quality Director on all programmatic initiatives.
Support the development of work plans, reports and project documentation.
Conduct research to enhance program performance
Collate monthly activities from field offices for country office monthly calendar.
Provide program support to the technical team.
Provide logistics and admin support during program meetings.
Support in the collation of reports and success stories from the projects.
Provide support on program databases and development of tools.
Any other tasks as assigned.

Business Development:

Support the Business and program development in strategic and business development initiatives
Research current development sector conditions and long-term market developments and trends
Work with internal and external experts to evaluate strategic fit and business potential of growth opportunities.
Assisting with the implementation of goals related to Business Development and communication for the organization
Writing, assisting with developing materials for use to communicate with the different stakeholders.

Minimum Requirements:

Degree in International development, Social work or other related degree.
Minimum of 1 year post NYSC experience in a similar role in the NGO sector.

Motivated to work with tight deadlines and ambitious targets ,

Outstanding communication skills (oral and written).

Able to process large amount of information quickly and take decisions to solve problems capable to work effectively in a team and independently when required.

Proficient in English (any other foreign language is an asset) Proficient in Microsoft Suite: Word, PowerPoint, Excel.

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