NGO Job at Ipas Nigeria for a Program Manager in Abuja.

Job Title: Program Manager

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

Ipas Nigeria is an international NGO dedicated to improving women’s reproductive health and rights, with a specific focus on reducing maternal mortality and morbidity from unsafe abortion, The Nigeria program is entering a scale up phase with programs in eight states to build the capacity of public and private health systems to expand quality woman-centered RH services.  We are recruiting to fill the following position:


  • Master degree required.
  • 8 years related experience required.
  • 3 more years of leading program operations experience required.
  • Working knowledge of budget management.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with government officials donors and other stakeholders.
  • Must possess strong writing and presentation skills.
  • Must be able to complete some HR responsibilities when necessary.
  • Previous supervisory experience required.
  • Cross-cultural work experience required.
  • Proven experience in writing proposals and donor reports Demonstrated computer experience and familiarity with software packages.
  • Working knowledge of project management and strategy development.


  • The Program Manager is a senior management position responsible for the planning, management, supervision and documentation of country programs.
  • He/she works closely with the Country Director who is responsible for strategic planning, policy, advocacy and external relationships.
  • Provide strategic direction, as well as technical and managerial leadership, to lpas Nigeria country programs.
  • Lead knowledge management efforts including evaluation, using data for decision-making and integration of best practices Supervise and strengthen capacity of team of experienced senior technical staff.
  • Develop positive working relationship with health systems and other partners to ensure results are delivered.
  • Manage and oversee implementation of programs to ensure achievement of donor requirements.
  • Ensure program results and budget spending consistent with donor requirements.
  • Oversee financial and operational performance of programs.
  • Develop proposals, programmatic workplans and budgets  

Application Deadline 27th June, 2013

How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs and applications

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