Program Assistant – Trafficking in Person (Volunteer) at Care Best Initiative (CBI) – 2 Openings

Care Best Initiative (CBI) is a fast-growing, woman-led, and youth-driven Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) founded in 2019 and presently operational in states within North-East, Nigeria. Our objectives are to save lives, alleviate the suffering of children, women, and other vulnerable people; and maintain human dignity during and in the aftermath of man-made crises and natural disasters; as well as to prevent and strengthen preparedness for the occurrence of such situations; and to promote the right of children, women and vulnerable people in the society. Our actions are multi-sectorial inclined, gender-sensitive, and socially inclusive.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Program Assistant – Trafficking in Person

Location: Bauchi
Employment Type: Volunteer
Duration: 6 months (extendable)
Slots: 2 Openings

Core Functions / Responsibilities

  • Inception report, including detailed Work plan and methodology (training slides and participant workbook)
  • Facilitate training, for key partners working with returned migrants to strengthen their capacity on different research methodologies, including conducting and implementation of KAP studies using standard approach.
  • Conduct brainstorming session with team and other stakeholders to develop research questions, methodology, and data collection tools for operational research.
  • Provide supervision to and coordinate trained partners to pilot the operational research tools developed;
  • Analyze findings of pilot research and share draft report
  • Share a final report incorporating feedback from the CBI project team.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned
  • Provide supervision to trained partners and NGOs to pilot the operational research tools developed. Also, with the analysis and report writing – Coordinate and supervise pilot research.
  • Final report – Training report and the pilot Research report (including executive summary).

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Advanced Degree in Social Sciences, Research, Statistics, Economics, and/or Monitoring and Evaluation
  • 0 – 2 years or more of experience in conducting evaluations and large-scale qualitative and quantitative studies with international organizations focused on trafficking in persons and or/ smuggling of migrants.


  • Demonstrated Knowledge/experience in developing training curriculum and facilitating trainings on research and conducting KAP studies.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting published migration related research, preferably on the prevention of trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Previous working experience in the West African region or Nigeria desirable.
  • Computer proficiency, including with data analysis software MS Office Microsoft tools and ability to take notes/drafts and produce high-quality written reports.
  • Motivated, committed, responsible, and able to work independently with limited direct supervision.


  • General knowledge of issues pertaining to persons of concern to CBI and CBI’s protection mandate. Inter-personal and communication skills with team work attitude.
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills.
  • Strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Flexibility to work in a diverse multicultural team Ability and willingness to work under tight deadlines and with fluid objectives – patience, flexibility and perseverance are key
  • Strong coordination, communication and advocacy skills
  • Understanding of programmatic reporting
  • Understanding of protection, human rights and humanitarian principles
  • Understanding of project design, management and implementation of field-based protection programs.


  • Fluency in oral and written English; knowledge of multiple languages advantageous.

Application Closing Date
21st July, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


  • By submitting your Application for this position, you agreed to CBI ZERO Tolerance to:
    • Fraud
    • Sexual Harassment, Exploitation, Abuse and Child Abuse
  • Our employees enjoy a work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion.
  • Care Best Initiative (CBI)provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
  • This is an emergency recruitment, and we are looking to fill this role as soon as possible.
  • Candidates available to start immediately are highly preferred.
  • Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Kindly attach additional certificates that support or address the requirements listed for the position in one PDF format, Cover Letter and CV together in one Word format.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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