Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic institutions and stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 15 countries with a strong client portfolio that includes the U.S. Agency for International Development and the State Department, among others. Creative Associates International has been working in Nigeria for more than a decade to support development programs throughout the country.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Chief of Party
Location: Northern Nigeria
Project Duration: 5 Years
- Creative Associates seeks a Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated USAID-funded project in Nigeria.
- The COP will be responsible for the strategic and technical leadership and in-country management of the project.
- S/he will oversee the long-term expatriate and local staff and short-term experts in achieving project results.
- The COP ensures compliance with all terms of the project contract and all relevant USAID and USG rules and regulations.
- The COP will also take the lead in coordinating with USAID, the Government of Nigeria – federal and state-level – and other implementing partners.
Reporting & Supervision:
- This position reports to the Project Director at headquarters in Washington, D.C.
- Manages and is responsible for strategic, technical and financial performance of the project;
- Provides leadership, and oversight of all administrative matters;
- Ensures technical, financial, and administrative activities are carried out according to Creative’s policies and procedures and consistent with USAID regulations;
- Works in partnership with the Project Director, engaging in frequent, routine communication with the Home Office around the project’s progress and potential issues;
- Develops and implements Results Framework/Logical Framework, and work plans for project activities;
Method of Applications
Qualified and interested candidates should click here to apply online