JOB VACANCIES / OPPORTUNITIES IN AN ALLIANCE FOR GREEN REVOLUTION IN AFRICA (AGRA PROJECT FUNDED BY USAID, BILL & MELINDA GATES & ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION IN NIGERIA.
Widows and Orphans Empowerment Organisation (WEWE) in partnership with European Cooperative for Rural Development (EUCORD) an International NGO based in Brussels and a leading agribusiness company based in Lagos, is soliciting for qualified applicants for a proposal to Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) Partnership for Inclusive Agricultural Transformation in Africa (PIATA), an agricultural intervention jointly funded by USAID, Bill & Melinda Gates and Rockefeller Foundation.
WEWE and its partners are proposing to implement the project to develop a market-led maize and soy bean value chain targeting 100,000 farmers in Niger and Kaduna States.
The job vacancies and opportunities are listed below :
INSTITUTIONAL / ORGANISATIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT ADVISOR (SHORT TERM)
Provide facilitation and training services and support other project staff in designing training and other professional development activities.
Design, organize and facilitate internal and external meetings, workshops, town halls, etc.
Designing and conducting / helping conduct project-relevant training courses that are substantive, engaging and motivating.
Ensuring that the Contractor is reinforcing group training with individual training and complementing traditional classroom training with experiential, electronic and other innovative training approaches.
Developing and facilitating peer-to-peer and other mentorship arrangements.
At least 10 years’ experience working in an institutional and organisational capacity development role or providing consultancy services, and experience in donor funded projects and working with rural communities.
Demonstrated ability to facilitate and train large groups, culturally diverse groups, and groups of senior-level executives as well as experience with innovative training, facilitation approaches and training designer.
Experience working in the organizational development, adult learning or related fields.
Proficiency in Hausa Language is an asset.
Bachelor’s Degree, and Master’s Degree in Social Science, Agriculture or relevant Field.