About Company : Our client is a renowned Non-profit organization focused on securing educational opportunities and enabling environment for healthy development of underprivileged and disadvantaged children.
Job Summary : The Company is looking to hire a vibrant Program Manager who will be responsible for developing funding proposals and coming up with creative initiatives that will ensure a sustainable funding stream for the organization.
The candidate is also responsible for strategic media / communication, specifically external communication.
Reporting Line : Program Director
Key Responsibilities :
Fundraising / PR
Work with members of the Organization’s Governing Board to develop, implement and evaluate fundraising plans and strategies.
Develop a fresh fundraising portfolio with a mix of donors : individual, corporate and in-kind support systems for programs (community service, scholarship, mentoring, schools-in-poor communities, etc.
and administrative running expenses.
Engage with and follow up with sponsors, partners and volunteers to improve the resource development of the organization.
Initiate partnerships with other NGOs, corporate bodies and government agencies; develop proposals for funding to prospective donors.
Responsible for initiating and implementing non-traditional funding methods like social enterprises (businesses) to ensure a sustainable revenue generation drive.
Develop in-depth knowledge of program areas, including current issues and key resource people and organizations, and a clear understanding of how they fit into the Agency’s interests.
Stay informed about, and follow up as necessary on, grant-related issues throughout the grants' duration.
Attend all Board Meetings to provide administrative support and provide reports on assigned tasks.
Participate in joint efforts and affinity groups of the Agency and with the provision of psychosocial support to beneficiaries and caregivers.
Represent the Agency professionally by making presentations, responding to inquiries and attending meetings and conferences.
Develop position papers as assigned on new subject areas for creative and active publicity of the organization.
Media / Communication
Content management : Manage the creation and publishing of relevant, original, high-quality content for use across Social Media and traditional media platforms.
Manage social media marketing campaigns and day-to-day activities
Manage features in traditional and unorthodox media publications and campaigns. That is, newspapers, magazines ads (online and print), television, radio and blog ads, etc.
Develop and implement a Social Media Marketing plan that will include components such as brand development, Identifying target donors and brand reputation
Minimum of 5 years in a similar role (Marketing, Communication and Public Relation) in the social development sector.
A Bachelor’s degree in Social Science or any Management Science discipline.
MBA or other related qualification will be an added advantage.
Experience with Fundraising in an NGO Space.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience in working with a Nonprofit Board.
Excellent brand management skills.
Ability to initiate creative ideas that can drive high level resource development
Compensation : N200,000 : 00
Minimum of 5 years in a similar role (Marketing, Communication and Public Relation) in the social development sector. · A Bachelor’s degree in Social Science or any Management Science discipline.
MBA or other related qualification will be an added advantage. · Experience with Fundraising in an NGO Space. · Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience in working with a Nonprofit Board. · Excellent brand management skills. Ability to initiate creative ideas that can drive high level resource development