Program Officer at Delight Affection Foundation (DAF)

Delight Affection Foundation (DAF) is a non-governmental, non-profit and non-political organization that aims at bringing affection and delight to the needy that are less privileged, homeless, hungry, hopeless and vulnerable, Giving them a reason to hold onto life again and hope for the best out of it, to build up and enhance the quality of their lives by eliminating barriers to opportunities, promoting self-growth, empowerment for a sustainable living and reduction of hunger and malnutrition. it was established in 2019 due to our passionate desire to reach the needy, duly registered with Corporate Affairs Commission. It is implementing WASH, Nutrition, Education, Food Security and Livelihood, and carrying out assessments. Operating on self-funding with some support from the WASH sector in Nigeria, Monclub International,Victims of Violence Charity Foundation (VOV), and Albarka Health Spring Foundation(AHSF).

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Program Officer

Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Employment Type: Volunteer

Job Description

  • The Program Officer will support and guide program implementation of project activities in the state.
  • The Program Officer will work to ensure that all program activities are implemented efficiently, timely and in line with the values of the organization.
  • S/he will work as part of the organization’s program team and assist in developing program strategy, drafting program proposals and reports, supporting the monitoring and evaluation efforts, and overseeing activity budgets.
  • The Program Officer performs these functions according to direction provided by the ED Specific Duties and Responsibilities
  • Travel independently and/or as part of a team, to various locations throughout Nigeria to support and represent the organization.
  • Other duties assigned by the immediate supervisor and/or on behalf of the organization
  • The Program Officer will be assigned to tasks related to the implementation of project activities, including coordinating technical assistance, supporting the deployment of assessments and surveys, and organizing workshops and special events.
  • S/he will be responsible for providing timely weekly and monthly reporting of intervention activities to the ED.
  • Coordination and implementation of the Foundation’s program activities trainings, meetings, workshops, conferences, seminars and other events according to program requirements.
  • Conceptualize, research, and design new program interventions consistent with the Foundation’s program objectives and tailored to that region.
  • Provide efficient and timely action on administrative and financial matters, written assignments and submission of reports.
  • Build, manage relationships and communicate with civil society organizations, relevant government parastatals, local partners, and members of the public on behalf of the organization
  • Mobilize program participants, the media and stakeholders for events and program
  • Update and maintain program files and program participants’ contacts for monitoring and evaluation activities for internal reporting.


  • Interested candidates should possess an OND, HND, B.Sc or M.Sc Degree with 1-10 years experience

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Women are strongly encouraged to Apply.


Application Deadline 6th December, 2023.