Senior Programme Officer

YMCA of Lagos is looking for a dedicated Senior Programme Officer to lead and implement programmes that align with our mission. The position reports directly to the General Secretary/CEO of the association

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain strategic partnerships
  • Recruit and manage association’s membership
  • Develop project proposals and secure funding
  • Oversee budgets implementation and grant monitoring
  • Ensure programme performance and impact
  • Identify commercial opportunities and manage inherent risks
  • Collaborate with development agencies and other organizations
  • Represent YMCA at events and NGOs networks program
  • Supervise Programme Officers


  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Science, Administration, Development, or related field (Master’s degree preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience, including 3 in a similar role
  • Aged 30-45 years

Skills and Attributes:

  • Event planning and organization
  • Excellent communication and IT skills
  • Knowledge of social development issues
  • Basic accounting knowledge
  • Strong conceptual and leadership skills
  • Team-oriented and adaptable
  • Proficiency in English and local language

 Closing date for submission is  7th June, 2024

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