Vacancies: Communication Officer (State), Rural Infrastructure Engineers (Civil and Electrical) (State)
APPEALS Project is a Federal Government/World Bank Agricultural initiative aimed at improving agricultural productivity of small and medium scale (SMEs) commercial farmers and increase value addition to priority Agricultural Value Chains in Lagos State especially in the area of Rice, Fishery, and Poultry.
Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill vacancies into the under-listed posts:
Position: Communication Officer (State)
Qualification and Experience:
Master’s degree in Development communication, mass communication, MBA, Agricultural extension, and related discipline.
A minimum of 3 years relevant experience in development communication.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to prepare multimedia content e.g. features, articles, press releases, blog etc.
Demonstrated ability to develop maintain partnership with media organizations.
Well-developed understanding of social media and digital communication
Communication experience in a private or public sector environment highly regarded.
Experience with Content Management Systems.
Manage and maintain the website in collaboration with ICT/MIS officer.
Responding to media queries.
Position: Rural Infrastructure Engineers (Civil and Electrical) (State)
Qualification and Experience Required:
B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical.
Professional qualification, COREN, MNSE etc
Minimum of seven (7) years field experience in construction and power/energy supply for Civil and Electrical Engineers respectively.
Higher qualification will be an advantage.
Strong knowledge of computer applications including engineering design software etc
Fluency in local language is a major advantage.
Ability to undertake regular field visits and interact with different stake holders.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested applicants are to forward two (2) copies of their application attached with their credentials and two (2) passport photographs addressed to the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, Block 23, The Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos.
Please note: Contract duration of successful candidates is for the period of the project.
All applications MUST reach the undersigned not later than 12th March, 2018.