Monday, 7 November 2016

Project Manager, Open Living Labs at Co-creation Hub Nigeria

Co-creation Hub Nigeria is a social enterprise committed to bringing together stakeholders from different walks of life to work collaboratively on solutions to social challenges facing the Nigerian society.

Job Title: Project Manager, Open Living Labs

Description

  • The Project Manager will manage CcHUB’s open living lab projects aimed at smart application of technology to solve social and commercial challenges in Nigeria.
  • The projects will be with a range of stakeholders including NGOs, corporations, development partners, students, the software developer community and subject matter experts in a wide range of sectors.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for a range of projects, defining project scope, goals and deliverables in collaboration with key stakeholders
  • Conduct background research on the focus area/topic of prospective interventions to define the scope of engagement
  • Develop project documentation including proposals, project plans and reports
  • Responsible for achieving project milestone deliverables/timelines, track and report on all project metrics
  • Identify and engage new stakeholders including research institutes, NGOs, technical partners and end-users
  • Organise and support facilitation of events including stakeholder workshops, idealization sessions and hackathons
  • Manage the logistics of every activity organised
  • Develop content of all external communication (website, press releases, banners, social media etc) in conjunction with the Communications Manager
  • Use online and offline channels to disseminate information on each project to ensure maximum participation of critical stakeholders
  • Manage teams of developers to deliver technology projects to a high level of quality
  • Track and report on key quantitative & qualitative metrics to ascertain performance & impact of the different projects
  • Carry out other duties as assigned by the Director of Open Living Labs.

Qualifications

  • Previous experience of project management techniques and knowledge
  • Understanding of contemporary social issues in Nigeria and efforts towards their resolution
  • Demonstrated success managing complex projects in an NGO, development agency or a commercial organisation
  • Social Self-starter, able to work independently, and entrepreneurial; enjoys creating and implementing new initiatives
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to build and manage relationships

Remuneration

  • This position offers a competitive salary depending on applicant’s experience

Location: Nigeria

Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application 

  • Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's and Cover Letter to: careers@cchubnigeria.com with the subject ‘Project Manager OLL

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