If you’ve not been aware of the positions that have started opening, well, now is your chance to apply for one of them.
A position in The Commonwealth Young Professionals Programme just opened few hours ago and below are the details of the job. Read and apply immediately if you qualify.
The Commonwealth Young Professionals Programme is a programme for professionals in Commonwealth countries of which Nigeria and some other West African countries is part.
Location: Central London
Closing date: 4th March 2015
Contract duration: 2 years fixed term
£28,500 pa + benefits
The Commonwealth Secretariat is proud to be supporting youth empowerment through our newly created Young Professionals Programme (YPP). The YPP creates multiple opportunities for talented and qualified young people from across the Commonwealth to contribute to our core work through the transference of technical expertise, innovative ideas, specialist knowledge and fresh perspectives.
The Assistant Programme Officer role sits within the Youth Division (YTH) and is focused on providing technical and administrative support to the Youth Programmes section of the YTH, in particular with reference to the Pacific region.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must have a strong Bachelor degree or higher in a related field such as youth development, social science or international development. You will have a deep cultural familiarity and regional knowledge of the Pacific region and possess at least one year of work experience in the design and delver of youth development and/or youth-led development or democracy programmes.
If you are keen to gain excellent experience in one of the world’s most high-profile youth development programmes and can thrive in our multi-cultural environment, we look forward to hearing from you.
To be considered for this role you must be a citizen of a Commonwealth country and aged 27 years or younger at the time applications close.
We will accept a maximum of three (3) applications for YPP roles from each candidate.