Africa Franchise Institute (AFI) is the first-ever franchise modelled training and certification business school, which is designed for business owners and executives of franchise businesses in Nigeria and the wider Pan African Region. We offer business-changing experience to entrepreneurs by providing high standard training programmes as to obtaining all-round understanding of the concept of Franchising, as a globally proven tool for business standardization and expansion.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Program Manager
Location: Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will be responsible for designing, coordinating and improving the internal and external programs of the organization which align with the organization’s strategic vision.
Expanding program offering and enhancing the quality of existing programs
Developing and implementing a strategy for the program team, including developing a robust risk mitigation plan
Understanding how different projects interlink and overlap
Liaising with the marketing and Digital media communications team to increase awareness of programs
Managing budgets and reporting on fund allocation
Participating in tender and grant application process including design, submission and review
Coordinating and running events, seminars, webinars and workshops
Gathering feedback and presenting insights
Reporting on program performance to executive team and directors
Identifying opportunities for continual improvement
Developing industry partnerships
Implement productivity, quality, and customer-service standards by resolving problems, completing audits, identifying trends, determining system improvements, and implementing change.
Bachelor's Degree with minimum of 5 years cognate experience as a Program Manager in a reputable Business or Management Training School is a MUST.
High level of proficiency with Google suite (sheets, docs, slides) and communication technologies, such as Slack and Zoom.
Required Core Competencies:
Ability to schedule and manage tasks effectively
Risk management and problem-solving skills
Written and verbal communication skills
Cost control and budgeting skills
Teamwork and motivational skills
Organizational and multitasking skills
Information Technology and Computer skills.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in Ms Word to: firstname.lastname@example.org using "Program Manager" as the subject of the email.
Note: Only qualified candidates would be shortlisted.