New Career Opening for Fundraising and Contracts Manager at Christian Aid (CA)

Christian Aid (CA) is a UK-based international NGO, partnering with others to end poverty in Africa. At the heart of this vision is the transformation of the lives of people who live in poverty, empowering them to have a brighter future. Christian Aid works in more than 30 countries and has been operating in Nigeria since 2003. The Nigeria Country programme focuses on Community Health and HIV, Accountable Governance including humanitarian response and Gender.About usThe Programme Funding Division (PFD) contributes to the work of Christian Aid by mobilising and managing restricted income; and supporting Country Programmes (CPs) to deliver on our commitments to donors, governments and the communities that we serve. PFD supports CPs in fundraising and contract management ensuring compliance with donors' requirements and promoting positive engagement with donors to achieve transformational growth by increased impact, scale and leverageJob Title:  Fundraising and Contracts ManagerAbout youYou must be fluent in written and spoken English. You must have a Master or first Degree in Development or any related field and you must have at least five years of experience. You must be able to demonstrate success at securing institutional funding from major donors including DFID, EU and USAID. You should be skilled in preparing narrative and finalcial reports. you should have management experience in addition to representation skills. On top of your excellent communication skills, you should be highly numerate and have a real analytical ability. Working experience in Nigeria will give you and additional advantage.About the roleThe Fundraising and Contracts Manager work with the Country Programmes and other colleagues in Christian Aid in developing programmes, leading on raising and managing restricted institutional income; and, promoting positive engagement with donors to achieve transformational growth by increasing impact, scale and leverage. This Post will be based in our office in Lagos but will travel to project locations within Nigeria as necessary.Further informationThis role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance. 

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