Gender and Female Program Officer at Youngstars Development Initiative


  • Youngstars Foundation is one of Africa’s unique, life-changing youth organization operating in Abuja, Nigeria. From a weekly youth club in a local barber shop in 1995, Youngstars Foundation is growing to emerge as one of the lead youth non-profit that is building young people and strengthening youth organizations involved in development programs in Afr…

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    Gender and Female Program Officer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 1 – 4 years
    • Location Abuja
    • Job Field NGO/Non-Profit&nbsp

    Role and Responsibilities

    • Drive day-to-day coordination of various female centric online campaigns and programs.
    • Drive registration on an online platform to 100,000 participants by December 2021
    • Prepare and submit annual, quarterly and monthly workplans to aid and show effective planning and implementation of the project.
    • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual reports in line with organizational and funders requirements.
    • Develop and implement robust strategies for program implementation and results.
    • Establish links and good relationships with relevant government offices, corporate organizations /authorities and with like-minded NGO’s in the area to ensure collaboration and networking.
    • Drive fundraising, write proposals and strategic partnership for the organization/project.
    • Build and lead a gender program team.

    Skillset Requirement

    • Understanding of gender and women development issues.
    • Familiar with membership and online community building projects
    • Familiar with project development and management processes.
    • Excellent verbal, interactive and writing skills (including story writing and copy writing skills).
    • Ability to work under pressure with limited supervision yet allocate and review priorities and proactively take decisions to meet deadlines and achieve set objectives.
    •  Analytical and Strategic Thinking/Results Oriented/Commitment to Excellence.
    • Ability to work in and lead teams
    • Strong presentation skills.
    • Good understanding of social media and digital marketing required to drive online campaigns.
    • Self-management/Emotional intelligence and conflict management/Negotiating and resolving disagreement
    • 1-4 years’ NGO experience in gender and women advancement issues and project implementation
    • Having tech skills like programming and coding will be an advantage.

    Location: Abuja

    Physical presence at work required

    Commencement: August 2021

    Only Selected applicants will be contacted.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Youngstars Foundation on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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