The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is the oldest German political foundation. Founded in 1925, FES is a private, not-for-profit organisation committed to the values of social democracy. The FES work towards the promotion of freedom, solidarity, and social justice. FES pursues these aims through its programs of political education, international cooperation, scholarships, and research both in Germany and internationally. FES maintains more than 100 offices worldwide, of which 24 are located in Africa. The Nigeria Office (now in Abuja and Lagos) began operation in 1976. As a non-profit institution, we organise our work autonomously and independently. We partner with Nigerian Civil Society Organisations, Government and labour market institutions.
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Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Job Duration: Project duration until 28 February 2022
Background: Provide programme support by performing a variety of project-related duties and ensuring high quality and precision of work.
Under the supervision of the Project Manager (PM), the Project Assistant will conduct the following tasks:
Education: A minimum of a University Degree in a relevant field
Interested candidates should submit their motivational letter and curriculum vitae as one PDF document to jobs.hr(at)fes-nigeria.org not later than 27 November 2020 at 11:59 pm. The motivational letter should be addressed to the Human Resource Officer and the subject of the email should clearly state the ‘Project Assistant’ position.
Note that failure to adhere to these instructions invalidates the application. FES shall contact only short-listed applicants.