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Thursday, 29 December 2016 09:09

Exciting Career Opportunity at Sakinah

Following a major restructuring and transformation initiative within MPAC and in an effort to serve and engage with the community on a higher level, we are inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Project Administrator/Fund Raiser for Sakinah, the medical outreach and flagship project of MPAC.

The role, 6 month contract initially and renewable with performance, will require the candidate to operate, create and deliver value in a "business unusual" environment.


Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist the Trustees and Management Team of Sakinah with the day-to-day planning and implementation of strategic, functional and routine plans for the medical outreach project.

• Provide executive level support to the CEO of Sakinah and administrative support on the project.

• Maintaining and developing relationships with charities, NGOs and statutory bodies as required.

• Handle coordination activities and provide executive-support on all Sakinah activities, including intervention programmes conducted in the country and evacuation to medical facilities abroad.

• Represent the CEO of Sakinah at outreach and intervention programmes, events, etc. as may be required.

• Other assigned and delegated duties from time to time.



The candidate must possess the following qualifications:
• Educated to graduate level or equivalent
• Passion for social, charity, philanthropic work and real desire to create change and make positive impact in the society (very essential)
• Knowledge of grants sourcing and high quality proposals writing (huge leverage)
• Experience of working with fundraising databases (preferably eTapestry or Raiser’s Edge) or willingness and ability to learn to work with a database
• Demonstrable expertise of having performed similar functions in a structured environment/leading organisations



• Excellent written and verbal English
• Be exceedingly well organized, flexible and enjoy the project coordination challenges of supporting a medical outreach programme in a faith based organization's environment.
• Dynamic and personable, with ability to interact with executives of local and global aid organisations and foundations with confidence.
• Ability to perform tasks in a fast-paced work environment: focused, proactive, resourceful and efficient, with a high level of professionalism.
• Fair knowledge of Sage accounting software and the Microsoft ® Office Professional Edition software suite (including the latest versions of Microsoft ® Word, Access, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook are).
• Have good and professional level written and verbal communication skills, strong decision making, demonstrable analytical ability and must be able to pay attention to details.
• Ability to meet tight deliverable deadlines and have a “can do” attitude.


Application Deadline

• Two weeks from the date of publication. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
• All applications must be submitted electronically to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  in Microsoft ® Word or pdf formats only.

If you think you can offer something unique in continuing to shape the service we provide to the nation through the Sa

kinah initiative, in the first instance please visit our website at www.mpac-ng.org to know more about us, our core values and services.




MPAC is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, valuing diversity and eliminating discrimination, as a core value.






























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