Mobilising for Development M4D is a six-year DFID Nigeria handed Local Governance programme currently being implemented in 9 focal LGAs across 3 northern Nigeria states of Jigawa, Kaduna and Kano. The programme’s expected outcome is: 'Policy makers and service providers are more responsive and accountable to citizens' better articulated demands and entitlement, especially adolescent girls AG and people with disability PWD
Job Title: Local Governance Coordinators (LG)
Supporting the State Programme Manager (SPM) to deliver all the programmes outputs towards accomplishing the programme’s outcome in all the 5 focal LGA is the state
Strengthening communities, CBOs and excluded groups to engage with service providers and policy makers for improved service delivery and accountability
Supporting local policymakers and service providers to enhance their capacity to deliver services effectively and be more accountable to citizens
Supporting the SPM in engaging with other initiatives in the state - such as the DEID funded State Level Programmes (SLPs) and other appropriate state Government initiatives.
Supervising, supporting and mentoring community Development and Outreach Officers (CDOOs) based in each focal local government area-experience of managing others is required.
Working with programme’s crosscutters in delivering the programme’s outputs towards achieve the programme’s mission in the focal LGAs and in the state
Providing technical support to partner CBOs and LGAs in qualifying for M4D grants and effectively and efficiently implementing the grants awards
Contributing to periodic programmes quarterly, annual and end-of programme reports,
Performing any other function as maybe assigned by his/her SPM
BA, BSc, HND
Method of Application
Qualified Candidates should forward CV and Application to firstname.lastname@example.org using job title as the subject of the mail
5 May 2016