Project Manager Higher Education
Sub Saharan Africa
Country / Territory
Education & Society
Job Category
Education (non-teaching)
Pay Band
Pay Band 6
Vacancy Description
Fixed Term Contract/Payband 6/Open to internal and external applicants/Applicants must have right to work and live in Nigeria
British Council is recruiting a Project Manager Higher Education.

The post holder is expected to work with the Director Higher Education, Enterprise and Skills and other members of the Education and Skills team in Nigeria, the SSA Region and HQ to manage project delivery of the British Councils international education portfolio. This role will manage the British Council’s Services for International Education Marketing (SIEM) programme to effectively position the UK as a study destination of choice for Nigerian students interested in studying internationally. 

Relevant skills needed to be successful in the role includes:

Managing Projects
Communication skills
Planning and organising
Managing finance and resources
Marketing and Communications

A Bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement.

Start Date: 1st July 2016
End Date: 23:59UK time 15th July 2016.

See the role profile for further information on role responsibilities. Other relevant document is also provided below.

BC Behaviours.pdf
BC Core Skills.pdf
Role Profile - Project Manager Higher Education.pdf