Volunteer Program Officer at YARD Initiative

YARD Initiative is on a mission to enhance data analytics and reporting for effective achievement, monitoring and evaluation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Volunteer Program Officer

Location: Surulere,Lagos
Employment Type: Volunteer

Job Description
The Volunteer Program Officer is involved in a variety of duties including strategic program planning, training, social media management and data reporting.


  • Develop strategic plans, schedules, adverts and anticipate challenges.
  • Create handbooks, training manuals and other program materials.
  • Manage social media accounts in collaboration with the team.
  • Collate data, analyse and create reports.
  • Engage and provide comprehensive training to new volunteers.
  • Manage budget and maintain confidential data.


  • OND / HND / B.Sc in any field of study with 10 years work experience.
  • Hands-on experience in program development and coordinated volunteer programs.
  • Profound knowledge of managing volunteer resources.
  • Outstanding knowledge of future and current trends about data science.
  • Solid understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Application Closing Date
16th November, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: yardinitiative@gmail.com using “Volunteer Program Officer” as the subject of the email.