EXPERIENCE: Minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible experience delivering information resources, public education, public affairs, or public relations in a multilingual, multicultural, or multinational public services institution (such as a museum, think tank, American studies or cultural center, or library) is required, with communications, marketing or public relations duties as a significant part of the job is required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Knowledge of Mission Integrated Country Strategic goals and Public Diplomacy Integrated Plan: basic awareness of contemporary U.S. affairs including political affairs, arts and culture, cultural movements, education, history, social issues: and key figures in these fields is required. Must have good working knowledge of Nigeria's political, social and educational structure and institutions and key personalities.
- Education Requirements:
University degree in Communication, Library Science, Financial Management, International affairs, American Studies, Marketing or local equivalent is required.
Note: NYSC Certificate or Exemption document is required.
This may be tested. Please specify your level of proficiency in the language listed.
LANGUAGE: Fluent in speaking/reading/writing of English is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Excellent service orientation and cross-cultural interpersonal skills. Ability to conceptualize plan and implement events and projects on deadline is required. Ability to speak well before large groups is required. Ability to operate multimedia equipment, as well as high level of computer literacy is required. Use of social media platforms and videoconferencing tools, e.g. Facebook Live, Zoom, Google Meet, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Office Suite to develop and manage budgets, Internet: and other proprietary software such as Libib, Zoom, and G-Suite is required. Must have excellent use of online tools such as Canva,com, social media platforms etc.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.
All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.