Friends of Nigeria is a non-profit organization with a goal to become the largest network of Nigerian students, professionals and entrepreneurs in Diaspora who are committed to socio-economic development via projects and initiatives that promote professional development of members, as well as bilateral relations between Nigeria and other countries in Europe and beyond. FON is not affiliated to any religious, political or tribal organization. We are binded by a passion for excellence and professionalism.
As Country Representative for FON, you will lead FON’s effort strengthening and deepening its strategic work in diaspora engagement and bilateral relationship. You have significant NGO leadership experience, strong regional knowledge and resource mobilization skills.
Purpose of the Role
This position is responsible for strategic leadership and direction of FON’s operations within the selected EU country, including country strategy, the development of an Annual Operating Plan (AOP), programme development and implementation and resource mobilization according to FON’s values and standards.
The country representative will represent FON Europe in the country at different platforms, ensures the strength of its profile and reputation with stakeholders, and reflect the organization’s values, vision and mission. The Country Representative is expected to work closely with the FON Management Board to fulfill the duties/responsibilities of the position.