Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager at the Plateau State Government of Nigeria

Plateau State Government of Nigeria - Plateau State is implementing a 2-years World Bank Assisted additional financing of Community and Social Development Project (CSDP). The Project has the objective to increase access of poor people (in rural communities) to improved social and natural resources infrastructure service in a sustainable manner through the provision of grant support to benefiting communities for implementation of community driven micro-projects under approved Community Development Plan (CDP)

To commence State-level implementation of the additional financing, we seek to employ suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Location:
 Plateau

Roles and Responsibilities
The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager, shall:
  • Ensure the maintenance of records of all types of data and information on project/SA activities.
  • Oversee the Monitoring and Evaluation department of the project /SA and coordinating the activities of the Management Information System (MIS) and M & E Units
  • Provide guidelines and guidance for the operations of the MIS and M&E units for them to meet the expectation of the Project/SA;
  • Liaising with the Local Government Review Committee (LGRG) and other Departments of the Project/SA for M&E purposes and working with the communities to ensure effective participatory monitoring and evaluation of CDPs and micro projects:
  • Consolidate annual budget and workplan for the department
  • Design field data collection and collation formats for the project/SA
  • Develop Terms of Reference and provide guidance for all M&E studies;
  • Liaise with the Operations and Finance and Administration departments to collect and collate data for tracking of key activities of the project/SA (budget performance, financial matters like costing/pricing of CSDP activities in the State, operations,etc) and
  • Provide cumulative records, analysis and statistics of activities over time to guide operations and provide information base for planning and future evaluation.
Qualification and Experience
  • A university Degree in Social Sciences Agriculture, Statistics, Engineering Extension Services or Project Management, with at least Ten (10) years post qualification experience. Previous experience in project monitoring and evaluation shall be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of Computer is mandatory
Remuneration
This position is remunerated based on agreed terms with the World Bank.

Application Closing Date
21st March, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should address and submit their signed Applications to:
The Board Chairman,
Plateau State Community and Social Development Agency,
Plot 3118, Rayfield Road,
Opposite West Wood Park School,
Jos - Plateau State.