want to join our team? we're hiring!

JEI is seeking dynamic, creative, passionate, smart professionals to fill several staff positions. 

Social Housing & Upgrading Lead

JEI-Nigeria is looking for a trained professional with build management experience to join our team as the Social Housing & Community Upgrading Lead. He/she will be trained in a relevant field (urban planning architecture, or engineering) and experienced in managing small and medium-sized builds and working with a diverse team.


staff attorney

JEI-Nigeria is looking for a committed individual with significant civil litigation, criminal defense, and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) experience to join our team as a Staff Attorney based in Port Harcourt. He/she will be an innovative thinker and with strong technical skills, who is committed to using the law as a tool for social change and supporting grassroots legal empowerment and promoting access to justice. 

policy advocacy officer

JEI-Nigeria is looking for a committed individual with significant experience in legislative / policy advocacy to join our team as a Policy Advocacy Officer based in Lagos. He/she will be an innovative thinker with strong technical skills, who is committed to meaningful participation of the poor in policy making and supporting grassroots efforts to engage in policy advocacy. 


interns / volunteers

We also accept applications for interns / volunteers in fields such as law, architecture, urban planning, among others. Please apply by submitting a resume / CV and cover letter to info@justempower.org

Applications are welcome from Nigeria or other parts of the world. Please be sure to specify length of availability and time commitment.   Applications treated on rolling basis.

finance manager

JEI-Nigeria is looking for a committed accounting professional with significant experience in NGO/non-profit accounting to join our team as an Accountant / Finance Manager based in Lagos to oversee financial management across offices in Lagos and Port Harcourt. He/she will work with and oversee finance-related staff and report directly to the Co-Executive Directors.