Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (State), Agro-Processing Specialist (State) needed for APPEALS Project.


Vacancies: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (State), Agro-Processing Specialist (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: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (State)

Qualification And Experience Required:

Masters’ degree in Agricultural Economies, Economics, Statistics, Agricultural extension or other relevant degree.

PhD degree is an added advantage

At least 5years of post-qualification experience in Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation of Developmental Projects.

Excellent knowledge of statistics and research methodology including skills in sampling techniques and use of computer software for statistical and other relevant applications:

Ability to undertake regular field visits and interact with different stakeholders:

Demonstrated ability in report writing and presentation

Position: Agro-Processing Specialist (State)

Qualification And Experience:

First degree in Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural mechanization. Agronomy, Food technology, Agricultural Economics, and other related disciplines.

A minimum of 5 years relevant experience in agribusiness, agro processing and supply chain management.

Previous experience in value chain development including vertical and horizontal coordination of farmers group and backward integration
Ability to build partnership with technology innovation centers, agro-allied commercial technology businesses and financial institutions.


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.