• Full Time
  • Lagos

Website Ashoka

Role: Paid Intern

Job Function: Administration/Communications/Logistics

Language Requirements: English

Description of internship opportunity

The Ashoka Anglophone West Africa office is looking for a motivated intern that will support staff tasks related to administration, communications, and logistics for a specific term-based project.

Intern will be based out of the Ashoka Africa hub in Lagos Nigeria

Effectively co-create and manage online communities of practice

Plan, curate, set up and manage online events and meetings

Create and share stories of the project through social media and other platforms

Coordinate selection of program participants across three African countries

Work closely with Project Lead and Coordinator for the Pan African project

Monitor and ensure that project implementation is on track


Desired Skills and Expertise
Ashoka team members are entrepreneurial individuals who are willing and able to work in several different capacities. Therefore, intern should have:

Self-motivation and a strong entrepreneurial spirit.

Interest in Pan-African issues and initiatives and, a desire to gain experience in the social entrepreneurship sector.

Strong Administrative, Logistics and Coordination skills.

Strong social media and online Community Management skills are desired.

Experience in professional writing.

Ability to work independently and in a creative, collaborative team environment.

Teamwork & Communication skills: In the era of COVID-19, this will be a remote working opportunity. The candidate must be excited to explore new and unique ways to work with, learn from & have fun with their team.

Proficiency in English and Exceptional Communication skills (written and spoken)

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Intern Logistics Estimated

Time Commitment: Full time (Monday –Friday; 9 am –5pm, GMT+1)

Estimated duration of project: 12 months

Location: Remote

Stipend: 179,233.33 NGN

Required Application Documents

Motivation Letter and Resume/CV; send application to africa@ashoka.org

Deadline: August 12,2022

To apply for this job please visit ashoka.org.