Analyst, International Development

Job Category: Analyst
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Nigeria
Experience: 2-4 years
Work Mode: Hybrid

About Dev-Afrique Development Advisors  

Dev-Afrique Development Advisors is an African-led, Africa-based social-impact organization of strategy and development professionals committed to solving complex challenges on the African continent. Through our partnership with DevGlobal and DevIndia and networks across African countries, we provide high-level advisory, develop unique strategies and drive local implementation for global non-profit organizations and corporations in Sub-Saharan Africa.   

Dev-Afrique’s goal is to be the leading catalyst for sustainable development in Africa, recognized for our unwavering commitment to excellence, integrity, and innovation in creating a brighter future for all. 

Explore our previous projects on our website. 

About the Position 

We seek an early-stage career individual interested in working at the intersection/nexus of consulting and impact. The ideal candidate will work on projects that aim to solve development issues in Africa with a focus on health, agriculture, policy, gender and climate change. They will collaborate with our expert teams to develop and implement evidence-based solutions and recommendations that address our clients’ needs and deliver impact at the last mile. 


  • Conduct research and analysis on development issues that affect our clients in Nigeria and Africa. 
  • Infer and present research findings in clear and concise reports, briefs, and other formats. 
  • Work with our expert team to plan and implement projects in Nigeria and across Africa. 
  • Develop and maintain relationships with industry stakeholders and maintain industry awareness 


  • Bachelor’s degree in International Development, Economics, Political Science, Sustainability or related field (master’s degree preferred) 
  • Minimum two years cognate experience in research and analysis 
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Familiarity with research and analysis tools, such as Excel, Power BI, or GIS (Geographic Information System) tools 
  • Experience working with government agencies, NGOs (Non-governmental Organizations), or other development stakeholders in Africa 

Position will require travel within Nigeria and occasional travel within Africa 

Useful Skills 

  • Experience working in the healthcare or sustainability or donor organizations is an added advantage 
  • Experience in quantitative data analysis tools (Stata, SPSS or R) is an advantage 

Our Offering  

Dev-Afrique offers more than just a job; it’s a transformative experience. Join our diverse community and immerse yourself in programs that seek to shape the future of Africa. We seek individuals who are motivated to effect positive change. At Dev-Afrique, you will find a supportive environment that values your unique perspectives, nurtures creativity, and promotes collaboration. 

Our compensation package is competitive with the consulting industry in Africa. In addition to our base salary provision, we also offer the following:  

  • Pension contribution from employer  
  • Annual life assurance 
  • Individual medical and dental coverage 
  • Flexible working environment  
  • Paid annual leave and leave allowance 
  • Paid sick leave 
  • Communications allowance  
  • Convenience allowance  
  • Health & fitness allowance  
  • Parental leave, including 3-month maternity leave. 

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