NRC Education Project Manager Job 2021 – Nigeria NGO Jobs

NRC Education Project Manager Jobs 2021 – Nigeria NGO Jobs. NRC Nigeria programme looking for “Education Project Manager”. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree may apply on or before 02 November 2021.

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent humanitarian organisation helping people forced to flee. We work in crises across 31 countries, providing emergencies and long-term assistance to millions of people every year. We stand up for people forced to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our global provider of expertise, helps improve international and local ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from crises.

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NRC Education Project Manager Jobs 2021

The NRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 19 October 2021 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of Education Project Manager to be based in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Recruiter Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
Position Education Project Manager
Location Maiduguri, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s degree
Experience Required A minimum 3 years
Application Deadline 02 November 2021

NRC Job Vacancy 2021

Role and responsibilities: We are looking for two new Education Project Managers in Maiduguri and Yola, the purpose of the  position is to ensure effective implementation of NRC’s education portfolio at area level, and the Project Manager will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Adhering to NRC policies, guidance and procedures.
  • Coordinating and managing education project implementation including development of budgets and spending plans, workplans, reports and other project documentation.
  • Preparing regular progress reports on activities, spending, procurement and staffing for Area Manager, Education Specialist, donors and NRC’s Regional Office.
  • Managing and monitoring project budget.
  • Coordinating and consulting program activities and needs with Protection, Monitoring and Evaluation, Grants, Compliance, Finance, Logistics and Human Resources Departments.
  • Developing and maintaining monitoring and evaluation tools and systems to ensure project implementation quality and coherence with project design, donor requirements and NRC policies and requirements.
  • Conduct regular field visits to all location in order to ensure that projects are implemented in a timely manner and adapted to local needs.
  • Contributing to the development of country, area and education strategies and participating in the development of education proposals.
  • Recruiting and line managing education staff and providing them with technical and administrative support.
  • Carrying out training needs assessment and systematically building the capacity of education staff at area level to ensure quality implementation.
  • Applying protection and prevention mechanisms in all project activities and interactions to ensure the safety and wellbeing of staff and beneficiaries.
  • Representing NRC in meetings and sector forums and coordinate with state authorities, education actors and other key stakeholders
  • Supporting the Education Specialist on development of proposals, concept notes and contextualization of activities and materials.


  • A minimum 3 years of experience in a senior level project implementation position in a humanitarian, development or recovery context.
  • Experience working in complex and volatile contexts.
  • Technical education expertise in nonformal education, youth programming.
  • Development of reports, workplans, budgets, spending plans and other project planning tools.
  • Experience managing staff, including remote management.
  • Experience coordinating with government and sector stakeholders.
  • Fluency in English, and excellent reporting writing skills.
  • Candidates with university or advanced degree preferred; significant experience in the field of Education, PSS or Child Protection will be considered in lieu
  • Experience interacting with education stakeholders at community, school, LGA and state level.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply NRC Education Project Manager Jobs 2021

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The Closing Date: 02 November 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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