Jobs at British Council

The British Council in Nigeria is looking for a suitable and qualified candidate to fill the post of a Project Manager.
 

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DUE DATE: 03 October, 2012

NIGERIA - ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING PROJECT MANAGER


CONTEXT AND ENVIRONMENT:
The post will involve managing ongoing and new projects in Nigeria under the supervision of the English Language Teaching Adviser. The post will involve working with at least one Project Officer to deliver training programmes to mainly state primary teachers throughout Nigeria.


JOB AIM:
To contribute to the regional strategy for English in Sub-Saharan Africa.
To manage a portfolio of large scale and local ELT projects, mainly through partnerships to meet the British Council’s objectives and targets.


RESPONSIBILITIES:
The post holder will be responsible for managing a number of projects within the British Council’s global English portfolio. Specific duties will include:
financial accounting and planning for each project
project planning, monitoring and evaluation.
managing relationships with project partners and representing the project to other external stakeholders
ensuring projects are marketed to the highest standard in print, digitally and at events
soliciting partnership funding against specified income targets
ensuring that all project activity reflects key equal opportunities and diversity issues

The post holder will be accountable to English Language Teaching Adviser for the successful progress and implementation of each project. The role will involve team work with one or more Project Officer(s) and possibly one other Project Manager.


Location: Not Specified
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: English
Required Grade:  Not Specified