State Project Coordinator, Procurement Officer at Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture


Vacancies: State Project Coordinator (State), Procurement Officer (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: State Project Coordinator (SPC) (State)

Qualification and Experience Required:

  • M.Sc degree or equivalent in Agriculture, Agricultural Economies, Economics or other relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of 8 years post qualification post-qualification experience, including at least 3 years in a management position Proven track record in the field of agriculture or rural development.
  • Good writing skills and computer literacy will be an advantage.
  • Fluency in local language is a major advantage

Position: Procurement Officer (State)

Qualifications And Experience Required:

  • A first degree or HND in Engineering, Purchasing and Supply, Business Administration or other relevant qualification. Possession of higher degree will be an added advantage
  • At least 5 years of post-qualification experience in procurement for developmental projects.


  • Demonstrated competence in procurement under externally assisted projects with specific experience in IDA/Donor funded agency.
  • Ability to communicate and write effectively and Computer literacy.


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.