Team Leaders at Carifika Network for Sustainable Development Nigeria

Carifika Network for Sustainable Development (CNSD) Nigeria is a subsidiary of Carifika Global in Canada with branches in the African and Caribbean Region that is dedicated to creating a harmonious and prosperous society globally. Our priorities encompass a wide spectrum, including Health, Nutrition, Education, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Peace-Building, Conflict Resolution, Citizen Engagement, Governance, Disaster Management, Development, Monitoring, Evaluation and Cultural Preservation. Our overarching goal is to celebrate and harness the rich tapestry of cultural diversity as a driving force for sustainable peace, social cohesion, and balanced development. Through our diverse programs and initiatives, we empower both individuals and communities while fortifying governance structures. We prioritize cultural heritage as a means to foster mutual understanding, cooperation, and reconciliation among diverse ethnic groups.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: Team Leader

Locations: Abuja, Jigawa, Kano and Sokoto

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic leadership in the planning and implementation of educational development projects.
  • Ensure compliance with EU funding instruments and project requirements.
  • Oversee policy studies, economic analyses, and development initiatives.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure effective project execution.
  • Utilize your extensive experience to guide and mentor team members.

Qualifications and Skills
Minimum Requirement:

  • Advanced University Degree (Masters or Ph.D.) in Education, International Development, or Social Sciences from a recognized institution, or equivalent relevant professional experience.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with EU funding instruments such as the European Development Fund (EDF) and EU-funded development projects.

General Professional Experience
Minimum Requirement:

  • At least 15 years post-qualification experience in the area of Policy Studies, Economics, Development Studies, or other related fields.
  • Fluency and excellent communication skills in the English language.
  • Hausa fluency and cultural understanding are assets.


  • Carifika Band 10
  • Salary: very attractive


  • Opportunity to contribute to sustainable development projects.
  • Professional development and growth opportunities.
  • A vibrant and inclusive work environment.



How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and Cover Letter to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


Application Deadline 12th December, 2023.