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AfriGrowth Foundation is a Non-profit organization committed to enhancing growth in needy
communities. Founded on the belief that one of the greatest challenges we face in the world is poverty , we focus on eliminating poverty by initiating and supporting empowerment programs which develop techniques for self sufficiency. AfriGrowth Foundation is registered under part c of the Company and Allied Matters Act, laws of the Federation of Nigeria, decree no. I 1990.

Job Title: Internship – Research Intern

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Experience: 2 years

Assignment Length: 6 months with possibility of extension based on candidate’s performance.

Job Description

    The Research Assistant will provide research and administrative support to program staff and general office daily operations under direct supervision of the Senior Program Officer.

Responsibilities

    Perform a wide variety of research both online and field work preparation tasks i.e, make detailed observations, enter data in Excel format, assist in analyzing data and collect supporting documents or literature from internet and other sources for interpreting results.
    Provide assistance in reviewing documents for accuracy as well as writing reports, summaries, protocols and preparing PowerPoint presentations.
    Assist in the process of building collaboration with other partner institutions, i.e, maintain and update contact lists of implementing and research partners, other key stakeholders and consultants, keep confidentiality of files on projects.
    Contribute to the overall research process of preparing technical reports, summaries, protocols, and quantitative analyses by identifying current literature as assigned by the Program staff.
    Coordinate with partners on program related activities.
    Provide logistical support to staff in planning and organizing seminars, workshops and meetings and participate in relevant meetings.
    Prepare correspondence, letters, writing minutes and other communication as appropriate.
    Organize hard copy and electronic filing systems.
    Support staff in project-based work as assigned.

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Contribute to the overall administration and logistics:

    Meet and greet guests and visitors.
    Perform general clerical duties to include but not limited to: photocopying, mailing.
    Provide support to management-related processes.

Qualifications

    Minimum 2 year research and administrative support experience is preferred.
    College graduate.
    Very good in written and oral communication.
    Excellent organizational skills (oral and written) and the ability to excel at details, multi-tasking and working under pressure.
    Must have excellent skills in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Benefits
Paid internship.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their resumes to: info@afrigrowth.org

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