Cicely Brown

Online CV

Serving over 100,000 beneficiaries in central Nigeria through integrated development programmes including microfinance, national volunteering, ICT training and internet service provider, health services and HIV/AIDS counselling and testing.

MSME Development Officer (VSO Voluntary Services Overseas)

Providing business and marketing management and support to the organisation and its revenue generating departments as well as advising and training microfinance clients on business skills.

  • Programme Manager of the microfinance department, managing collection and disbursement of microloans of approximately N50 million (£225,000) in a department of six field officers and two support staff

  • Controlled the project development, budgeting and execution of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) funded Community Communications Centre which received the best scores in its technical inspection out of 50 CCCs in the region

  • Proposed, fund raised and implemented a screen reader training course so that the visually impaired would not be excluded from Fantsuam Academy’s computer courses

  • Equipped Fantsuam with portfolio of marketing tools increasing the Foundation’s capacity for fundraising to deliver over N10 million in donations during 2009-10