CARE International Jobs


Jobs in Nigeria at the CARE International.  The CARE International is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to saving lives and ending poverty.

They work in over 94 countries around the world to provide over 1000 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects.

They are recruiting to fill the position below:

 Job Title: Partnership and Advocacy Coordinator
Location: Abuja FCT
Job Type: Contract
Specialization(s): Non-profit/Volunteering

Job Summary:

  • The role is expected to support the new commitment to building a strong community of CARE made up of an active supporter base in Nigeria.
  • The goal of this role is to build a strong community of CARE and supporter-base for transformative engagement in Nigeria.

Specifically, it will support the following:

  • Deepen the quality of programme partnership beyond programme implementation to include strong voices of individuals and groups that are available to champion CARE in Nigeria.
  • Strengthen CARE’s local legitimacy and accountability by mobilizing a diverse set of supporters that will contribute to programme initiative and sustainability.
  • Strengthen national and state level policy advocacy and influencing.
  • Create the necessary national presence and influence that will support country level resource mobilization from private sector and high-valued individual philanthropists.

Job Description:
The position holder will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Information gathering, assessments, analysis, and monitoring
  • Resource mobilization and strategic partnership building.
  • Coordination, representation, advocacy, and Learning
  • Capacity building for staff and partners.

& Specifically Including:

  • Mobilize individuals and groups to join the community of CARE and ensure their active participation.
  • Create the necessary structure that will support active engagement of CARE community in Nigeria.
  • Use Information and communication technology to create platforms for interaction by community members – including WhatsApp group, Facebook and ultimately develop a software application that will support the community.
  • Mobilize and institute CARE Ambassadors from the celebrity community (firm and music industry) and social media influencers.
  • Engage the development, humanitarian and policy community on major women and development concerns including civil society groups, international INGOs, development partners and governments at all levels.
  • Support research, documentation, and knowledge management effort of CARE in Nigeria.
  • Support the production of a biannual CARE Community newsletter.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Job Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in, Social Sciences, Gender and Development Studies or related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • 3 -5 years supporting program development and advocacy in Nigeria.
  • Must possess skills in technical proposal writing, designing projects and advocacy plans.
  • Experience in coordinating and engaging with multiple stakeholders
  • Fluency in English with professional-level writing capacity
  • Prior experience in INGO working environment/system will be a strong asset
  • Excellent written, oral communication skills Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office)
  • Proficient analytical skills that demonstrate an understanding of the current concepts, priorities, and issues in programme monitoring, data collection and evaluation, highly desired.

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Application Deadline: 8th January, 2022.


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