Terms of Reference – Programme Assistant/Assistant to the CEO

Terms of Reference – Programme Assistant/Assistant to the CEO



Youth Network for Community and Sustainable Development (YNCSD)

As the leading advocacy group of all youth bodies working to end all forms of harmful traditional practices in Nigeria, the Youth Network for Community and Sustainable Development is a movement catalysing social change by engaging young people and amplifying their voices to speak for Human Rights, through targeted advocacy to key players, capacity building and development, communications and media engagements, partnerships and program implementation. We also work on other sexual and reproductive health and rights issues, Governance and Environment.

Job Scope

The Programme Assistant will support the organisation across her Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights portfolio including flagship projects such as SMEL, INSPIRE and INDIGO.

They will also:

assist assigned managers and team members by maintaining calendars, receiving and composing communications such as correspondence and replies to inquiries;

handle preparations, scheduling, logistics, and other various requirements for domestic and international travel;

draft contracts, budgets, and donor reports with direction from manager;

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Build relationships with strategic partners for policy and programme
  • Identify and build relationships with development agencies, policy and local CBOs that are critical to delivering organisational objectives and programmes
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key contacts in strategic partner organizations
  • Represent the organisation at relevant networks, workshops, seminars and policy events

How to Apply

To apply for the post, please send an application letter stating your motivation and the skills that you would bring to this position along with your resume/CV by email to hello@yncsd.org by 21st September, 2020.

Documents must be in English, stated “Application for the Position of a Programme Assistant” in the email subject line.

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