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Available position: Operations Manager

Location: Lagos State, Nigeria

Job Objective: 
Transformational Teachers Network is a not-for-profit, membership organization for teaching professionals and everyone interested in learning. Our mission is to promote excellence in teaching and learning based on our belief that every teacher is a valuable resource for making a positive difference in education in Nigeria. We seek to fill the role of Operations Manager.

The ideal candidate will have strong management, research, analytical, communication skills and a proven ability to plan and manage projects and programs. The successful candidate will work as a key part of the core implementation team to coordinate the design and delivery of various programmes within the organisation.

Date Posted: 13th February 2021

Application Deadline: February 28th 2021

Job Title: Operations Manager

Reports to: Lead, School Leadership and Teacher Education

Key Roles and Responsibilities
The OM will support and be partly responsible for:

  • Supervising day to day running and administration of TTN’s operations
  • Planning, coordinating and delivering training programmes
  • Supporting fundraising and partnerships activities
  • Developing and sustaining relationship with schools and community at large
  • Developing ideas and contents to constantly engage the membership community
  • Preparing quarterly programme reports and sending to schools and members
  • Monitoring costs and expenses to assist in budget preparation
  • Overseeing, monitoring and promoting outstanding relationship with training facilitators
  • Liaising with schools, teachers and organisations to ensure training expectations are met.
  • Managing and promoting relationships with vendors and service providers
  • Preparing membership, attendance and facilitators’ certificates and sending to everyone quarterly training
  • Collecting, organizing and storing information in a digital format
  • Developing and creating materials for social media platforms
  • Prepares the venue and materials for the quarterly face-to-face training with other TTN Team members.
  • Development, optimization and maintenance of TTN’s Blog/Newsletter
  • General technical support for TTN’s Website, by ensuring no downtime and glitches as the cases may be, either for members and /or visitors
  • Regular update of contents/ resources on the website
  • Technical support for members (both old and new)

Technical and Behavioural competencies

  • Organised and able to participate in and lead physical and virtual teams.
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills, and able to build value-adding relationships with stakeholders at all levels across the public, private and civil society sectors.
  • Excellent analytical skills with advanced proficiency in written and spoken English.
  • Excellent Computer Skills
  • Extensive people management skills

Experience/ Qualification

  • Degree in education or development related field from a recognised university (possession of a Master’s degree is an added advantage).
  • Minimum of 3 years of cognate experience in the development sector – research, education, policy advocacy.
  • Prior teaching experience is an added advantage. 
  • Based in Lagos and can work remotely

Please Note:
Only successful candidates will be contacted.