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Evidence Action aims to be a world leader in scaling evidence-based and cost-effective programs to reduce the burden of poverty in some of the poorest places. Our large-scale, evidence-based programs are rigorously evaluated to ensure they reach the greatest amount of people in the most cost-effective ways. No matter what the position, each member of our team takes solace in the notion that the hard work we do does in fact make its intended impact. Collectively, our at-scale initiatives measurably reach over 280 million people annually, and we continuously seek dedicated and mission-driven people to help advance this rare, and large-scale, global impact.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Logistics Officer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Temporary Hire (Consultant)
Contract Duration: 3 Months
Direct Reports: Associate Manager, Operations and Logistics.

Job Purpose

  • To provide logistics and program support for the South-west office by ensuring effective coordination, planning, monitoring of office operations, logistics, reporting, and provide program support for the zonal office

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receiving goods and ensuring both quality and quantity are observed
  • Assisting with all facets of the day-to-day operations of the office.
  • Tracing, tracking and expediting the purchase processes to meet set timelines
  • Handling organizational and clerical support tasks.
  • Maintaining office supplies and equipment
  • Maintain relationships with internal staff and external customers to enable support of operational and program activities.
  • Assist program managers to compile program and operations data when required.
  • Managing inventory and completing inventory documents.
  • Provide logistics and administrative support during training and meetings
  • Preparing payment requests for state government partners and teachers.
  • Filing of payment and operations documents

Qualifications

  • HND or Bachelor’s Degree in any related field
  • 2-3 years work experience
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;
  • Ability to liaise well with others
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing workloads

Preferred Qualification

  • International Development experience (Experience working for a non-profit)

Position Location:

  • This position is based in Lagos and may require travel to Abeokuta or Ibadan.

Application Closing Date
5th August, 2021.

Equal Opportunity Statement: Evidence Action does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.

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  • Job City Lagos, South West
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Evidence Action scales proven interventions that improve the lives of millions. We implement cost-effective interventions whose efficacy is backed by substantial rigorous evidence.

Evidence Action identifies innovative, appropriate financing mechanisms and builds best practice operational models. We voraciously self-evaluate, learn, and improve our models for scaling with a commitment to transparency on progress, impact, and value for money.

Our current programs are:

  • Dispensers for Safe Water is an entrepreneurial program for more than 4.7 million people in rural Eastern and Southern Africa. It is a proven innovation that dramatically expands access to water treatment at an extremely low cost.
  • Deworm the World Initiative scales up school-based deworming programs worldwide to improve children’s health, education, and long-term development. It currently supports deworming of more than 200 million children annually.
  • Evidence Action Beta explores what program with proven impact might work next for millions of people. Similar to beta testing for software, we are pressure-testing promising interventions as to their suitability for massive scale-up.
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0 USD Lagos, South West CF 3201 Abc road Full Time , 40 hours per week Evidence Action

Evidence Action aims to be a world leader in scaling evidence-based and cost-effective programs to reduce the burden of poverty in some of the poorest places. Our large-scale, evidence-based programs are rigorously evaluated to ensure they reach the greatest amount of people in the most cost-effective ways. No matter what the position, each member of our team takes solace in the notion that the hard work we do does in fact make its intended impact. Collectively, our at-scale initiatives measurably reach over 280 million people annually, and we continuously seek dedicated and mission-driven people to help advance this rare, and large-scale, global impact.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Logistics OfficerLocation: Lagos Employment Type: Temporary Hire (Consultant) Contract Duration: 3 Months Direct Reports: Associate Manager, Operations and Logistics.
Job Purpose
  • To provide logistics and program support for the South-west office by ensuring effective coordination, planning, monitoring of office operations, logistics, reporting, and provide program support for the zonal office
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Receiving goods and ensuring both quality and quantity are observed
  • Assisting with all facets of the day-to-day operations of the office.
  • Tracing, tracking and expediting the purchase processes to meet set timelines
  • Handling organizational and clerical support tasks.
  • Maintaining office supplies and equipment
  • Maintain relationships with internal staff and external customers to enable support of operational and program activities.
  • Assist program managers to compile program and operations data when required.
  • Managing inventory and completing inventory documents.
  • Provide logistics and administrative support during training and meetings
  • Preparing payment requests for state government partners and teachers.
  • Filing of payment and operations documents
Qualifications
  • HND or Bachelor’s Degree in any related field
  • 2-3 years work experience
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;
  • Ability to liaise well with others
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing workloads
Preferred Qualification
  • International Development experience (Experience working for a non-profit)
Position Location:
  • This position is based in Lagos and may require travel to Abeokuta or Ibadan.

Application Closing Date 5th August, 2021.

Equal Opportunity Statement: Evidence Action does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factors.

2021-08-06

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