Want to kick-start your career in development practice? Here is superb chance!
The Nigeria Network of NGOs (NNNGO) is looking for volunteers to help out on a mobilization and sensitization project periodically from now till December 2013.
Volunteers need to:
·Have good proximity to or living around Egbeda, Akowonjo axis of Lagos State
·Be available for at least 5 hours in a row each day
.Be able to speak fluent English, other Nigerian languages desired as well
· be energetic and have a positive attitude
·be responsible, reliable, friendly and resourceful
·be available to attend a training course
·Have minimum of HND or BSc
They are offering:
·A mandatory training course for volunteers
·Refreshments during field exercise
·Free entry to NNNGO workshops and conferences
· Free learning opportunity in areas where the volunteer wants to develop personally
·A rewarding experience and the opportunity to meet some of the most highly regarded individuals working in the voluntary sector
· A reference for your CV
·An amazing experience in NGO and project management
·A stipend to cover transportation to and from the NNNGO Office.
List of tasks and desired characteristics for Volunteers
Communications Assistant (Online Engagement):
Graphics design, post information on the NNNGO Facebook page, updating the project and NNNGO website
Good at using CorelDraw, Photoshop, Facebook, MS. Word, basic HTML a plus.
Communication Assistant (Field Engagement):
Create calendar of field visits, contact stakeholders on field visits, map out streets and public places for sensitization and mobilization.
Able to use Microsoft office suite, need to be very organized and able to communicate effectively using emails and telephone
Regularly update the NNNGO and project database.
Able to use Microsoft excel.
Arrange for materials and tools to be used for sensitization, make arrangement for refreshments etc
Needs to know the Lagos metropolis very well, ability to negotiate
Hand out posters and flyers, obtain feedback from field contacts
Must have strong communication skills, computer literate and meticulous
Help with administrative tasks related to the project
Needs to be meticulous, strong understanding of accounting principles.
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