Jobs at The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)

The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) is an advocacy and grant making foundation that forms part of the global Open Society Foundations Network. The Africa
Economic Development Policy Initiative (AEDPI) is a program of the Office of the President of the Open Society Foundations administered under the Open Society Initiative for West Africa.

Location: Abuja, Nigeria


The Office Manager is responsible for the coordination of administrative tasks of the AEDPI, and ensures the smooth running of the Initiative. The Office Manager will also be responsible for providing clerical and secretarial support to the Senior Advisor, Africa Economic Development Policy (SAAEDP). The Office Manager is responsible for the fiscal management of the AEDPI under the guidance of the OSIWA/OSF Finance Department.

The Office Manager's overall tasks will be 50% administration-related, 50% finance-related.

    BA or equivalent in Business Administration or other social sciences
    Experience of at least 5 (five) years of senior administrative work in a similar organization.

Language proficiency:
Complete fluency in English and a good working knowledge of French.

Salary: Commensurate with experience with full benefits.

Applicants MUST be based in Abuja

Full details of the position available on the OSIWA website

To apply: send resume (in English), cover letter, brief writing sample and salary requirements, by cob 07 September 2012 to:


Due to the number of applications we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted by OSIWA.

No phone calls, please. The Open Society Foundations are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Location: Abuja
Experience: 5 year(s)
Course of Study: Business Administration
Required Grade:  Not Specified