Grants & Program Intern

Grants & Program Intern

We’re looking for someone to support our programmatic and event functions at Leading Ladies Africa. You’ll be someone who is a good writer, great with development and execution of programs and events, and a problem solver. Bonus points if you’re familiar with social media and content management. 


This is a Lagos, Nigeria-based remote position, reporting directly to the Special Projects and Events Lead. 


Job Description:

  • Conduct event and administrative tasks in support of LLA’s programmatic and event initiatives.

  • Support the Special Projects Lead in the development and execution of LLA programs. 

  • Support with program scheduling, follow up with speakers/panellists and the various Program cohorts.

  • Support with the design and deployment of Program creatives and graphic collateral.

  • Support the Programs Officer in Monitoring & Evaluation, drafting reports, concept notes, etc.

  • Support stakeholder management with partners, donors and sponsors. 

  • Support the Programs Officer in researching and identifying grant opportunities. 



  • Support the development and execution of LLA programs and events

  • Write and submit grant applications, proposals and developmental briefs to donors and corporate partners. 

  • Conduct research and develop original content for LLA publications and reports.

  • Support the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of LLA Programs.

  • Write effective concept notes, proposals, reports on LLA’s impact for all funders and donor partners.

What we offer you:

  • A paid internship with an opportunity to work, learn and develop

  • Remote work with a team who are committed to creating a world that is more equitable for women and girls

  • An  opportunity to fast track your career and possibly transition into a full-time position within 9—12 months

  • A conducive, non-toxic, work environment, where women and underrepresented minorities have a chance to be wholly themselves and thrive

  • Meaningful work in a dynamic environment, that gives you the opportunity to create, develop and innovate

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