Program Assistant – Trafficking in Person (Volunteer)

July 15, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

Care Best Initiative (CBI) - 2 Openings

Care Best Initiative (CBI) is a fast-growing, woman-led, and youth-driven Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) founded in 2019 and presently operational in states within North-East, Nigeria. Our objectives are to save lives, alleviate the suffering of children, women, and other vulnerable people; and maintain human dignity during and in the aftermath of man-made crises and natural disasters; as well as to prevent and strengthen preparedness for the occurrence of such situations; and to promote the right of children, women and vulnerable people in the society. Our actions are multi-sectorial inclined, gender-sensitive, and socially inclusive.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Program Assistant – Trafficking in Person
Location: Bauchi
Employment Type: Volunteer
Duration: 6 months (extendable)
Slots: 2 Openings
Core Functions / Responsibilities

Inception report, including detailed Work plan and methodology (training slides and participant workbook)
Facilitate training, for key partners working with returned migrants to strengthen their capacity on different research methodologies, including conducting and implementation of KAP studies using standard approach.
Conduct brainstorming session with team and other stakeholders to develop research questions, methodology, and data collection tools for operational research.
Provide supervision to and coordinate trained partners to pilot the operational research tools developed;
Analyze findings of pilot research and share draft report
Share a final report incorporating feedback from the CBI project team.
Perform other duties as may be assigned
Provide supervision to trained partners and NGOs to pilot the operational research tools developed. Also, with the analysis and report writing – Coordinate and supervise pilot research.
Final report – Training report and the pilot Research report (including executive summary).

Required Qualifications and Experience

Advanced Degree in Social Sciences, Research, Statistics, Economics, and/or Monitoring and Evaluation
0 – 2 years or more of experience in conducting evaluations and large-scale qualitative and quantitative studies with international organizations focused on trafficking in persons and or/ smuggling of migrants.


Demonstrated Knowledge/experience in developing training curriculum and facilitating trainings on research and conducting KAP studies.
Demonstrated experience in conducting published migration related research, preferably on the prevention of trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Previous working experience in the West African region or Nigeria desirable.
Computer proficiency, including with data analysis software MS Office Microsoft tools and ability to take notes/drafts and produce high-quality written reports.
Motivated, committed, responsible, and able to work independently with limited direct supervision.


General knowledge of issues pertaining to persons of concern to CBI and CBI’s protection mandate. Inter-personal and communication skills with team work attitude.
Excellent analytical and writing skills.
Strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation.
Flexibility to work in a diverse multicultural team Ability and willingness to work under tight deadlines and with fluid objectives – patience, flexibility and perseverance are key
Strong coordination, communication and advocacy skills
Understanding of programmatic reporting
Understanding of protection, human rights and humanitarian principles
Understanding of project design, management and implementation of field-based protection programs.


Fluency in oral and written English; knowledge of multiple languages advantageous.

Application Closing Date
21st July, 2022.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

By submitting your Application for this position, you agreed to CBI ZERO Tolerance to:

Sexual Harassment, Exploitation, Abuse and Child Abuse

Our employees enjoy a work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion.
Care Best Initiative (CBI)provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
This is an emergency recruitment, and we are looking to fill this role as soon as possible.
Candidates available to start immediately are highly preferred.
Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Kindly attach additional certificates that support or address the requirements listed for the position in one PDF format, Cover Letter and CV together in one Word format.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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