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Vacancy for Country Director role at OHDI

One Health and Development Initiative (OHDI) is a young and growing nonprofit organization based in Nigeria. OHDI works to promote education, advocacy, and solutions to correlated issues of human, animal, and environmental health using the integrated “One Health” approach. Our mission is rooted in the belief that public health issues are intertwined across the human, animal, and environmental ecosystems thereby requiring a holistic approach to effective and sustainable solutions.

The organization is seeking to hire a well-rounded Country Director who would be responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and implementation of the strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties would include fundraising, community outreach, program and finance management, and stakeholder management. This core management position reports directly to the Board of Directors – including the Board of Advisors (BOA) and Board of Trustees (BOT)

If you are happy with the abovementioned, please, see below for the job’s corresponding requirements and a more elaborate overview of what is expected.


1)  Board Governance:  Works with the BOE and BOA to fulfill the organization’s mission.

2)   Financial Performance and Viability:   Develops resources sufficient to ensure the financial health of the organization.

3)   Organization’s Mission and Strategy:  Works with board and staff to ensure that the mission is fulfilled through programs, strategic planning, and community outreach.

4)   Organization’s Operations:  Oversees and implements appropriate resources to ensure that the operations of the organization are appropriate.

Other Job Responsibilities include;

  1. Supervise, collaborate with organization staff
  2. Serve as OHDI’s primary spokesperson to the organization’s constituents, the media, and the general public.
  3. Establish and maintain relationships with various organizations and utilize those relationships to strategically enhance OHDI’s Mission.
  4.  Engage in fundraising and developing other revenues.
  5.  Oversee marketing and other communications efforts.
  6. Oversee organization Board and committee meetings.
  7.  Establishing or reviewing employment and administrative policies and procedures for all functions and for the day-to-day operation of the non-profit.
  8. Review and approve contracts for services towards projects and sundry.
  9. Sees to it that all projects embarked on by OHDI are driven to achieve remarkable successes.
  10.  Other duties as assigned by the Board of Directors.

Professional Qualifications and other requirements

If interested, send in your application by completing this short form. Applications will be received and reviewed on a rolling basis on or before March 30, 2022, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for online test(s) and interview(s).

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