Job Opening: Ministry of Agriculture Project Manager

REQUEST FOR RESUMES FOR INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANTS TO SERVE AS PROJECT MANAGERS TO THE OGUN STATE GOVERNMENT PROGRAM FOR RESULTS PROJECT

The Ogun State Government has recorded significant progress across various sectors over the past six years of the current administration. There is however a need to plan for the medium to longer term, to ensure the achievements recorded is placed on a sustainable footing, and to prepare adequately for the future. The Government has prepared a State Development Plan for 2017-2030, which is underpinned by strategies to achieve sustainable development in five key sectors – also referred to as the five cardinal programmes or objectives. This plan recognizes the need for the State to invest in the welfare of its citizens, and the importance of economic growth in driving up the pool of resources available for investment. There are two main themes to the plan, firstly, a focus on improving the economic base of the State, and secondly a focus on improving the quality of lives through better access to social services.

To improve the coordination of the activities of the five sectors the State is working with development partners and it has become essential to recruit 5 consultants to assist in project management, coordination and preparation.

The consulting services (“the Services”) include supporting the Ogun State Government to meet or surpass its targets and KPIs and to prepare for an application to the World Bank Program for Results

Ministry of Agriculture

To focus on increased emphasis on efficiency, output, employment and the development of value chains in key crops. The Project Manager will Track and Facilitate Agriculture Program for Results Preparation Tasks including the coordination of several agriculture industrialization preparation projects including Farmers Registration; Development of FIRILIA; Agric Land Management principles etc; Develop and Monitor TORs; and write reports, memos, liaise with procurement specialist, development partners, and other stakeholders.

Terms of Reference Project Manager

OG-PM-recruitment-Jan-2018

 

Recruitment of Project Managers by Ogun State Government