Employment Opportunities at Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI)

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Development Alternatives Incorporated (DAI) is a global growth firm. For greater than 45 years, we’ve labored on the frontlines of worldwide growth, tackling basic social and financial growth issues brought on by inefficient markets, ineffective governance, and instability. Currently, DAI is delivering outcomes that matter in some 80 international locations.

Our growth options flip concepts into affect by bringing collectively contemporary combos of experience and innovation throughout a number of disciplines. Our purchasers embrace worldwide growth businesses, worldwide lending establishments, non-public firms and philanthropies, and nationwide governments.

We are recruiting to fill the place beneath:

Job Title: Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist

Location: Akwa Ibom
Start Date: April 2021

Background

  • The objective of the five-year (2020-2025) “State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness” (“State2State”) Activity is to extend the accountability, transparency and effectiveness of chosen states and native governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.
  • This might be achieved by: strengthening governance techniques (with a give attention to public monetary administration [PFM] and procurement, in addition to monitoring and analysis) associated to the supply of providers in key sectors (primary schooling, main well being care, and water, sanitation and hygiene [WASH]); growing authorities responsiveness to citizen wants and priorities; and enhancing authorities and civil society capability to handle battle (by work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the identical sectoral companions, not stand-alone help to the police or judiciary).
  • State2State will obtain this objective by facilitating the strengthening of subnational governance techniques in a sustainable method, supporting the efforts of native reformers and constructing on regionally derived options together with, to the extent potential, reforms already working in different elements of Nigeria.

Position Objectives:

  • The Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist in Akwa Ibom will assist the implementation of advocacy, oversight, and engagement actions and make sure the advocacy and or oversight of interventions in Akwa Ibom.
  • S/he may even deal with gaps in capability by vary of technical help, mentoring and peer studying, making certain sustainable capability for implementing reforms.

Responsibilities

  • The State Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist will collaborate with related stakeholders throughout the state and past to design coaching and grants for native CSOs and media on sector-specific procurement monitoring; assist the co-create grants to have interaction CSOs and media to design actions that assist reform goals in utilizing audit reports to observe service supply effectivity and can maintain co-creation workshops twice a year.
  • S/he’ll facilitate engagement amongst State Boards of Internal Revenue, State Ministry of Finance, and native chambers of commerce to debate tax coverage choices and their affect on the non-public sector development utilizing DAI analytic instruments to evaluate how new tax and payment charges could have an effect on men and women in another way; assist the coalitions of complementary organizations, together with think-tanks, non-public sector {and professional} associations, in addition to conventional and faith-based organizations, round points linked to state reform plans.
  • The incumbents will facilitate, coordinate, monitor and report on the engagement of residents in all core actions of precedence sectors; conduct surveys and use citizen scorecards to measure their belief in elected (or appointed) authorities officers and their satisfaction with well being, schooling, and WASH providers; strengthen particular person and institutional capacities of residents/CSOs for good governance reforms, making certain sustainable expertise’ constructing and data functions; and perform every other operate(s) as could also be assigned by the Line Manager/ Deputy Chief of Party/Chief of Party.
  • Reporting: The Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist will report back to the State Lead Akwa Ibom and, work intently with the Citizen Engagement/CSO Director.

Minimum Requirements

  • A related degree or HND in Social Sciences, Development Studies, or related subject required. Master degree is preferable.
  • At least 9 (9) years of related skilled expertise. Requires expertise within the profitable implementation of worldwide growth actions, with choice given to governance actions underneath a USG instrument, constructing technical and organizational capability of CSOs in areas advocacy planning and engagement of presidency and stakeholders.
  • Stated expertise in working for or with civil society to drive a reform agenda.
  • Stated expertise in group mobilization and civic engagement.
  • Stated expertise utilizing facilitative, participatory approaches to organizational and technical capability growth.
  • Demonstrated efficient coaching, capability constructing and training expertise, networking, interpersonal expertise, inventive drawback fixing, battle, and moral administration expertise.
  • Excellent written and oral communication expertise.
  • Computer literacy in phrase processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software program (Microsoft Office).
  • Previous expertise or familiarity with working in exercise’s precedence sectors within the state might be an added benefit.
  • Fluency in English language

Interested and certified candidates should send their CV to: NigeriaGovernance@dai.com utilizing “Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist, Akwa Ibom” within the topic line of your electronic mail.

Job Title: State Lead

Location: Akwa Ibom
Start date: April 2021

Background

  • The objective of the five-year (2020-2025) “State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness” (“State2State”) Activity is to extend the accountability, transparency and effectiveness of chosen states and native governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.
  • This might be achieved by: strengthening governance techniques (with a give attention to public monetary administration [PFM] and procurement, in addition to monitoring and analysis) associated to the supply of providers in key sectors (primary schooling, main well being care, and water, sanitation and hygiene [WASH]); growing authorities responsiveness to citizen wants and priorities; and enhancing authorities and civil society capability to handle battle (by work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the identical sectoral companions, not stand-alone help to the police or judiciary).
  • State2State will obtain this objective by facilitating the strengthening of subnational governance techniques in a sustainable method, supporting the efforts of native reformers and constructing on regionally derived options together with, to the extent potential, reforms already working in different elements of Nigeria.

Position Objectives:

  • The State Lead is a vital technical and administration employees. S/he gives day-to-day management and administration to the state venture interventions.
  • S/he’ll develop robust relationships with authorities and related counterparts to maneuver State2State actions ahead efficiently. S/he’ll oversee the state-based groups and actions, making certain the very best high quality implementation.
  • S/he’ll assist technical actions, corresponding to: help companions develop and implement their very own finances transparency plans.
  • S/he’ll facilitate common conferences with the non-public sector, state procurement businesses, and MDAs to enhance transparency and broaden bidders.
  • S/he’ll overview state-level performance in opposition to work plans, the Nigerian finances cycle, and different related components; establish performance gaps; alter programming approaches and helps; and schedule and coordinate enter and assist as wanted.
  • S/he’ll guarantee robust, ongoing coordination with cross-cutting State2State groups, corresponding to MEL and GESI. S/he’ll assist the approval and growth of a Transformation Committee (TC), aimed to design and oversee the implementation of annual sector-based reform plans.
  • S/he’ll help the TC to develop an general M&E technique to assist service supply and governance enhancements by figuring out proof wants, together with gender evaluation, capacities, system necessities, and roles and features. S/he, with the assist of skilled Nigeria consultants, will provoke the Political Economy Analysis.
  • S/he’ll work with state governments to start a tailor-made design course of to undertake improvements by a Best Fit Clearing House, incorporate the switch design into the state’s annual work plan.

Responsibilities

  • The State Lead serves because the principal level of contact within the state for technical and operational issues, serving as the important thing employees facilitating actions, and develops and maintains optimistic relationships with keys stakeholders.
  • This position oversees a state-based workforce that may handle outreach, assist actions, and deal with the event and monitoring of grants. This position spearheads state work plans and interventions, ensures well timed and acceptable state interventions, and gives job oversight to make sure high-quality implementation throughout the state.
  • Reporting: The State Lead will report back to the Deputy Chief of Party.
  • Line Management: The State Lead will instantly supervise their respective state-based groups, together with PFM Specialist, Citizen Engagement/Capacity Building Specialist, GESI Specialist, MEL Specialist, LGA Manager, and Finance/Accounting Officer/Specialist and any further on-demand employees or consultants.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or HND in a related subject corresponding to International Development, Social Sciences, Law, Development Studies, and many others. Master’s degree most well-liked.
  • At least twelve (12) years of related skilled expertise. At least 9 (9) years of demonstrated expertise within the profitable implementation of worldwide growth actions, with choice given to democracy and governance actions underneath a USG instrument – three (3) years of which should be in senior program administration, together with direct supervision {of professional} and assist employees.
  • Experience working within the democracy and governance sector in Nigeria.
  • Prior expertise in overseeing the awarding and managing of grants to native organizations to advertise democracy and governance targets most well-liked.
  • Excellent oral and written communication expertise.
  • Fluency in English Language

Interested and certified candidates should send their CV to: NigeriaGovernance@dai.com utilizing “State Lead, Akwa Ibom” within the topic line of your electronic mail.

Job Title: Gender and Social Inclusion (GESI) Specialist

Location: Akwa Ibom
Start Date: April 2021

Background

  • The objective of the five-year (2020-2025) “State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness” (“State2State”) Activity is to extend the accountability, transparency and effectiveness of chosen states and native governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.
  • This might be achieved by: strengthening governance techniques (with a give attention to public monetary administration [PFM] and procurement, in addition to monitoring and analysis) associated to the supply of providers in key sectors (primary schooling, main well being care, and water, sanitation and hygiene [WASH]); growing authorities responsiveness to citizen wants and priorities; and enhancing authorities and civil society capability to handle battle (by work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the identical sectoral companions, not stand-alone help to the police or judiciary).
  • State2State will obtain this objective by facilitating the strengthening of subnational governance techniques in a sustainable method, supporting the efforts of native reformers and constructing on regionally derived options together with, to the extent potential, reforms already working in different elements of Nigeria.

Position Objectives:

  • The GESI Specialist in Akwa Ibom will assist the design and implementation of GESI advocacy, integration, and engagement actions in Akwa Ibom, with cross-cutting assist to different states as wanted.

Responsibilities

  • The GESI Specialist will collaborate with the GESI Advisor and companion organizations to make sure integration of GESI interventions into state-level program actions. Using gender institutionalization strategies, GESI Specialists will collaborate on GESI assessments, exercise design, and implementation. S/he might be accountable for integrating gender-based indicators into packages throughout key sectors.
  • S/he might be concerned in guiding state-level Transformation Committees (TCs) in designing and operationalizing gender plans. GESI Specialist will discover the right way to broaden ladies’s participation in TCs and can contribute to gender dimensions for every sector by which the venture works.
  • S/he’ll contribute to measuring gender-related TC reform impacts. S/he’ll assist states entry and translate Nigeria’s newest reform data to suit native circumstances. S/he might be accountable for amassing and sharing capacities and data with the GESI Advisor and with friends in different states.
  • S/he’ll contribute to program actions corresponding to gender budgeting coaching for finance ministries and civil society organizations (CSOs), and strengthening mechanisms for girls’s participation in finances, service supply, and coverage choices at the state and native authorities ranges.
  • GESI Specialist will assist companion establishments and CSOs to review the affect of governance and repair reforms on ladies. They will construct the abilities of ladies’s teams to contribute to native authorities actions, present suggestions, and monitor follow-up.
  • Reporting: The GESI Specialist will report back to the State Lead in Akwa Ibom and coordinate intently with the GESI Advisor in the primary venture workplace (in Bauchi).

Minimum Requirements

  • A related degree in Social Sciences, Gender Studies, Development Studies, or related subject required. Master’s degree preferable.
  • At least 9 (9) years skilled expertise, with at least 5 (5) years of demonstrated expertise in designing acceptable interventions to fulfill venture targets in aiding susceptible populations, together with ladies and the deprived
  • Stated expertise in working for or with civil society to drive a reform agenda
  • Demonstrated efficient coaching, capability constructing and training expertise, networking, interpersonal expertise, inventive drawback fixing, battle, and moral administration expertise
  • Demonstrable expertise in integrating gender into governance packages
  • Strong talent set in reporting, monitoring and analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication expertise
  • Computer literacy in phrase processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software program (Microsoft Office)
  • Fluency within the English language

Interested and certified candidates should send their CV to: NigeriaGovernance@dai.com utilizing “GESI Specialist, Akwa Ibom” within the topic line of your electronic mail.

Job Title: LGA Manager

Location: Akwa Ibom
Start date: April 2021

Background

  • The objective of the five-year (2020-2025) “State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness” (“State2State”) Activity is to extend the accountability, transparency and effectiveness of chosen states and native governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.
  • This might be achieved by: strengthening governance techniques (with a give attention to public monetary administration [PFM] and procurement, in addition to monitoring and analysis) associated to the supply of providers in key sectors (primary schooling, main well being care, and water, sanitation and hygiene [WASH]); growing authorities responsiveness to citizen wants and priorities; and enhancing authorities and civil society capability to handle battle (by work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the identical sectoral companions, not stand-alone help to the police or judiciary).
  • State2State will obtain this objective by facilitating the strengthening of subnational governance techniques in a sustainable method, supporting the efforts of native reformers and constructing on regionally derived options together with, to the extent potential, reforms already working in different elements of Nigeria.

Position Objectives:

  • The LGA Manager in Akwa Ibom will oversee and implement all elements of State2State at the LGA Level.
  • They will individually present assist to their respective State Lead actions and guarantee related LGA interventions throughout the state.

Responsibilities

  • The LGA Manager might be accountable to offer strategic management for the LGA stage engagement actions and, efficient administration of reform assist with native authorities representatives and group stage stakeholders.
  • LGA Manager might be accountable for: delivering assist for improved governance and repair supply throughout the native authorities; sustaining strategic relationships with authorities counterparts and different related stakeholders, together with native authorities, civil society and growth companions; taking general accountability for operation and technical supply of LGA actions while making certain governance enhancements are owned and delivered by the state governments underneath their very own agenda; partaking native companions in setting sector and finances priorities and strengthening LGA budgeting and planning procedures whereas adapting present citizen guides to the finances and co-create CSO grants to boost finances literacy;
  • Applying a Do No Harm method, work with native companions to mitigate the potential for battle through the use of grants to forge partnerships between state and LGA establishments and CSOs to assist participatory mechanisms for dialogue on finances priorities; present coaching and mentoring to LGA finance and administration employees on growing techniques for extra rigorous controls on LGA expenditures; give attention to monitoring enhancements at the state and LGA ranges in all areas of governance together with auditing, budgeting and planning, and procurement processes in addition to the power to deal with battle; present M&E assist at each the state and LGA ranges together with establishing KPIs that move all the way down to the LGA stage on well being, schooling, and WASH amenities.
  • Reporting: The LGA Manager will report back to the State Lead, Akwa Ibom and can coordinate intently with the MEL Director on M&E issues.
  • Line Management: The LGA Manager will supervise the LGA Coordinators.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related subject corresponding to Social Sciences, Law, growth research, and many others. However, 4 (4) further years of related worldwide growth expertise will be substituted for the bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree is preferable.
  • At least 9 (9) years of demonstrated expertise within the profitable implementation of worldwide growth actions or related technical actions, with choice given to democracy and governance actions underneath a USG instrument, associated to technical space of the place.
  • Experience of main profitable reform interventions and proof of fine working relations with related native, ward, and state-level governments and different key stakeholders.
  • An capability to handle relationships and a sound understanding of institutional change in complicated environments.
  • An wonderful understanding of economic and technical supply, monitoring and analysis of program affect and reporting in opposition to outcomes.
  • Prior expertise in overseeing the awarding and managing grants to native organizations to advertise democracy and governance targets most well-liked.
  • Excellent oral and written communication expertise.
  • Fluency within the English language.

Interested and certified candidates should send their CV to: NigeriaGovernance@dai.com utilizing “LGA Manager, Akwa Ibom” within the topic line of your electronic mail.

Job Title: Public Financial Management (PFM) Specialist

Location: Akwa Ibom
Start Date: April 2021

Background

  • The objective of the five-year (2020-2025) “State Accountability, Transparency and Effectiveness” (“State2State”) Activity is to extend the accountability, transparency and effectiveness of chosen states and native governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.
  • This might be achieved by: strengthening governance techniques (with a give attention to public monetary administration [PFM] and procurement, in addition to monitoring and analysis) associated to the supply of providers in key sectors (primary schooling, main well being care, and water, sanitation and hygiene [WASH]); growing authorities responsiveness to citizen wants and priorities; and enhancing authorities and civil society capability to handle battle (by work on prevention, mitigation and reconciliation with the identical sectoral companions, not stand-alone help to the police or judiciary).
  • State2State will obtain this objective by facilitating the strengthening of subnational governance techniques in a sustainable method, supporting the efforts of native reformers and constructing on regionally derived options together with, to the extent potential, reforms already working in different elements of Nigeria.

Position Objectives:

  • The PFM Specialist in Akwa Ibom is a technical employees member embedded at the state-level. S/he’ll present assist and management to PFM actions and guarantee related PFM interventions throughout the state.

Responsibilities

  • The PFM Specialist will present technical help (TA) to all PFM actions throughout the state for which they’re accountable. For instance, s/he’ll facilitate actions corresponding to growing annual procurement plans in key sectors well being, schooling and WASH to foster higher transparency, scale back danger, and assist service supply effectivity. With steerage from the Technical Director PFM, this position will mentor companions and can present TA to assist practical annual finances ceilings for the state ministry, division, and businesses. This position will collaborate on Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability evaluation and PFM exercise design and assist implementation, and different actions as wanted.
  • Reporting: The PFM Specialist will report back to the State Lead Akwa Ibom, and can coordinate intently with the Technical Director PFM on technical issues.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related subject corresponding to Accounting, Business, Social Sciences, Law, Development Studies, and many others. However, 4 (4) further years of related worldwide growth expertise will be substituted for the bachelor’s degree. Master’s most well-liked.
  • At least 9 (9) years of related skilled expertise. At least three (3) years of demonstrated expertise within the profitable implementation of worldwide growth actions, with choice given to democracy and governance actions underneath a USG instrument, or expertise associated to technical space of the place.
  • Experience working within the PFM, democracy, and governance sector in Nigeria.
  • Prior expertise in overseeing the awarding and managing grants to native organizations to advertise democracy and governance targets most well-liked.
  • Excellent oral and written communication expertise.
  • Fluency in English language

Interested and certified candidates should send their CV to: NigeriaGovernance@dai.com utilizing “Public Financial Management (PFM) Specialist, Akwa Ibom” within the topic line of your electronic mail.

Application Deadline twenty sixth February, 2021.

Note: Women and individuals with disabilities are inspired to apply.


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