Executive Assistant / Program Officer at LAIT Foundation

Executive Assistant / Program Officer at LAIT Foundation

Learning As I Teach (LAIT) Foundation is a novel non-profit organization focused on improving the quality of education received by the African child one educator at a time.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Executive Assistant / Program Officer

Location: Lagos

The Executive Assistant/ Programme Officer (EA/PO) will report directly to the Executive Director (ED) and will be responsible for the following:

Executive Assistant Duties:

  • Managing the ED’s calendar and maintaining her schedule
  • Accompanying the ED to strategic meetings
  • reviewing, prioritizing and responding to emails
  • answering and returning phone calls
  • organizing documents
  • maintaining records
  • any other administrative tasks that help the ED perform her role seamlessly

Program Officer Duties:

  • Identify and contact potential grantees for funding.
  • Represent the Foundation in industry conferences, meetings and workshops.
  • Manage and monitor grants and prepare funding reports.
  • Provide guidance and maintain frequent communications with program partners.
  • Analyze and troubleshoot program challenges.
  • Develop best practices to improve overall program performance
  • Assist in budget preparation and expense management activities for programs.
  • Identify and contact new program partners for non-profit expansion.
  • Plan and execute program activities in timely and accurate manner.
  • Conduct program reviews and prepare reports for management.
  • Prepare meeting agenda, organize meetings and distribute minute
  • Manage social media accounts and contribute to the updating of the website
  • Track the sales and stock of the Foundation’s publications and merchandise


  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the Social Sciences
  • Up to 3 years post NYSC work experience in a similar capacity
  • Have a good command of the English language (both written and spoken)
  • Be digitally literate, agile and highly intuitive.
  • Living in close proximity to the Ikeja axis is an added advantage.

Salary Range
N1.8M – N2.4M Gross Annual.

Application Closing Date
21st October, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hr4thelearningcommunity@gmail.com using “EA/PO” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only selected candidates will be contacted.


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