Recruitment for a Programme Assistant at The British Council

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The British Council is the UK’s worldwide organisation for cultural relations and academic alternatives. We create pleasant data and understanding between the individuals of the UK and different international locations. We do that by making a constructive contribution to the UK and the international locations we work with – altering lives by creating alternatives, constructing connections and engendering belief.

We work with over 100 international locations the world over within the fields of arts and tradition, English language, training and civil society. Every year we attain over 20 million individuals face-to-face and greater than 500 million individuals on-line, through broadcasts and publications. Based in 1934, we’re a UK charity ruled by Royal Constitution and a UK public physique.

We’re recruiting to fill the place beneath:



Job Title: Programme Assistant (EU – ACT)

Location: Abuja
Pay band: four
Division: Enterprise Supply
Contract Sort: Domestically Engaged
Length: Mounted time period contract ending December, 2022

Function Function

  • The Programme Assistant (EU-Brokers for Citizen Pushed Transformation) will present administrative and monetary help help throughout the complete vary of programme help features as required.
  • might be chargeable for making certain high quality and timeliness of supply, good management of assets and compliance with agreed programme administration techniques and processes.


  • Graduate stage Training
  • Demonstrable expertise of working as a part of a profitable group / perform
  • Confirmed expertise of scheduling and supporting conferences with inside stakeholders/ exterior companions
  • Minimal of two years expertise in a consumer funded challenge or worldwide non-governmental group (INGO) / non-governmental organisation (NGO)

Function Particular Expertise:

  • Primary IT Expertise together with Phrase and Excel.


  • Expertise of working in a posh, multi-cultural context
  • Extra Info: All candidates ought to have a pre-existing authorized standing to stay and work in Nigeria.




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Vital Notes

  • The above statements are supposed to explain the overall nature and stage of labor to be carried out by individuals assigned to this job.
    They don’t seem to be to be construed as an exhaustive record of all duties, duties and abilities required of personnel so labeled.
    All personnel could also be required to carry out different duties along with these specified every so often, as wanted
    • We don’t cost any software, processing, coaching, interviewing, testing or different charge in reference to the appliance or recruitment course of. Must you obtain a solicitation for the cost of a charge, please disregard it. Moreover, please be aware that emblems, logos, names and addresses are simply copied and reproduced. Due to this fact, you’re suggested to use specific care when submitting private info on the internet
    • We’re an equal alternative employer and worth range inclusion. We don’t discriminate on grounds of color, race, nationality, faith, age, ethnic origin, incapacity, gender, marital standing, or sexual orientation in our employment practices
    • Our individuals are all equally gifted in distinctive methods: we come from numerous traditions, private experiences and factors of view. And we wish to embody yours, Are you able to encourage us along with your concepts?
    • We encourage all candidates to use and doesn’t follow any discrimination in any recruitment course of.
    • Functions submitted after the deadline won’t be thought-about.
    • As a result of urgency of the place, we’ve got the fitting to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile earlier than the above deadline
    • Solely certified candidates might be invited for interview

Utility Deadline  seventh April, 2021