Project Officer at The Embassy of France to Nigeria (Abuja)

The Embassy of France to Nigeria (Abuja) is recruiting suitably qualified candidates for the position below:


Job Title: Project Officer

Location: Abuja
Job Type: Full-Time

Duties and Responsibilities
The Project Officer will have to:

  • Liaise with all French and Nigerian Higher Education Institutions and partners participating in the project,
  • Define communication strategy, develop and implement digital communication actions,
  • Manage all documents, down to final report production,
  • Participate in final report writing.
  • Organise meetings, prepare agenda and minutes,
  • Implement project activities,
  • Manage budget, project expenses and accounting,


  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Social Science, Management or Project /Development studies from a French Higher Education Institution.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Perfect command of French (C2) and a very good command of English (B2/C1),
  • Very good knowledge of the French academic world and good knowledge of the Nigerian higher education system,
  • An understanding of French public accounting rules,
  • Experience in digital communication.

Expected Skills & Competencies:

  • Autonomous with strong sense of organization, detail oriented and problem solver,
  • Strong social skills and ease of contact with public institutions, Nigerian and foreign companies and universities,
  • Ability to work in a multicultural and multidisciplinary team,
  • Loyalty, discretion, and strong team spirit.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Cover Letter, CV and at least 2 references to: [email protected] using “Project Officer” as the subject of the mail.

Note: Candidates selected for the interview only will be contacted.

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