NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (NIPRD)
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH P. M. B. 21, GARKI, ABUJA
POST: DIRECTOR-GENERAL/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD), a Parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Health, hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Director-General/Chief Executive Officer for the above named institution.
DIRECTOR-GENERAL/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
The Director General/CEO is the Chief Executive of the institute and is responsible for executing the broad management policies and scientific programmes of the institute.
QUALITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
The candidate for the post is expected to possess the following academic qualifications and personal qualities:
Must hold a PhD or equivalent degree in one of the recognized specialties of the pharmaceutical sciences, have held senior scientific and management positions, and made distinguished contributions to the pharmaceutical sciences through research and publications.
Must be a person with initiative and vision for sustaining the accelerated pace of development of the
TERMS OF APPOINTMENT & CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
The appointment is for a term of four (4) years in the first instance. The salary is consolidated and the appointee shall enjoy other benefits from the office as may be approved from time to time by the Federal Government.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Applicants are to attach to their application twelve (12) copies of their Curriculum Vitae, three (3) copies of their publications and the names of three (3) referees and send to:
National Institute for Pharmaceutical
Research and Development (NIPRD)
Idu Industrial Area
P.M.B. 21, Garki, Abuja.
To reach him not later than 2nd March, 2018.
Referees should be requested to send their reports directly to the same address under confidential cover.
Applications are to be submitted in sealed envelope and marked “POST OF DIRECTOR-GENERAL/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER” on the left-hand corner of the envelope.
Director General/Chief Executive Officer