Jobs for Graduates at The German Agency for International Cooperation, December 2019

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The Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (German Agency for International Cooperation) is a global enterprise owned by the German Federal authorities, working in lots of fields throughout greater than 130 international locations.

In Nigeria, GIZ’s portfolio consists of amongst others a programme to help the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in its regional integration targets. The programme goals to strengthen sector-specific capacities within the areas of Peace and Security, Customs and Trade as properly as Strategic Management and Organizational Development in the ECOWAS Commission.

We are recruiting to fill the positions under:

Job Title: Officer

VA No: 127
Location: Abuja
Organization: GIZ Nigeria – Green Innovation Centre (GIAE)

Background

  • As a service supplier within the area of worldwide cooperation for sustainable growth and worldwide training work, we’re devoted to shaping a future price dwelling around the globe. GIZ has over 50 years of expertise in all kinds of areas, together with financial growth and employment promotion, vitality and the surroundings, and peace and security.
    The numerous experience of our federal enterprise is in demand across the globe – from the German Government, European Union establishments, the United Nations, the non-public sector and governments of different international locations. We work with companies, civil society actors and analysis establishments, fostering profitable interplay between growth coverage and different coverage fields and areas of exercise.
  • Our essential commissioning get together is the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). The registered workplaces of GIZ are in Bonn and Eschborn. Our 19,506 workers, nearly 70 p.c of whom are nationwide personnel, work in round 120 international locations (December 2017).
  • GIZ has labored in Nigeria since 1974. From 2004, GIZ has maintained a rustic workplace within the capital metropolis Abuja. Currently 280 nationwide and 51 worldwide workers and Four built-in specialists are working within the nation (as of 31.12.2018).

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Context
Green Innovation Centre (GIAE):

  • The Special Initiative One World No Hunger has been launched 2014 by the Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development BMZ with the target to extend meals security and fight poverty. Under the Special Initiative, the Global Program Green Innovation Centre for the Agriculture and Food Sector (GIAE) goals to extend the productiveness and earnings of smallholders by selling the market-oriented growth of agricultural worth chains. The Global Program locations deal with the identification and fostering of improvements, dissemination of know-how and expertise options and abilities upgrading.

Responsibilities
The incumbent will likely be accountable for:

  • Supporting the mission finance and stock administration according to GIZ guidelines and requirements
  • Handling the procurement of products and companies according to GIZ guidelines and requirements
  • Office administration

Tasks
Finance and accounting:

  • Supports the mission accounting and ensures that expenditures are in accordance with endorsed price range
  • Monitors the mission receivables and ensures well timed settlement
  • Monitors mission provides and consumables and guarantee correct use.
  • Handles the financial institution transaction posting, reconciliation and settlement of pending transactions (receivables and tax liabilities)
  • Supports preparation for inner management and ensures the monetary paperwork are ready in accordance with GIZ guidelines and laws.
  • Handles the mission stock administration and undertakes checks to make sure the mission property are in good use

General administration:

  • Handles mission procurement of products and companies at the mission stage
  • Supports mission logistics (travels, trainings, workshops and so on) and visa processes
  • Office administration (efficient functioning of workplace tools, common knowledge backup and environment friendly use of mission property – inventory management and gas consumption)
  • Liaise with GIZ nation workplace for the mission procurement and contract processes
  • Monitors appraisers and consulting companies contracts and ensures well timed presentation of ultimate invoices
  • Checks contract invoices for consultants for correctness earlier than fee or submission to the nation workplace

Other duties:

  • Liaise with threat administration workplace (RMO) because the mission security focal individual on points on security, overland travels and monitoring charts
  • Assume different duties at the request of administration.

Required Qualifications, Competencies and Experience
Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equal in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics or associated programs.

Experience:

  • At least three years {of professional} working expertise in an analogous place
  • Broad expertise in monetary and administration
  • Previous GIZ expertise is an asset.

Skills and competencies:

  • Excellent administration, and multi-tasking abilities
  • Good working information of MS-Office, notably Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Good working information of recent telecommunication programs (phone, e-mail, web, telephone conferences, skype) and associated software program.
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • Social talent and good workforce participant

Salary
Band 4

Job Title: Assistant

VA No.: 128
Location: Abuja
Organization: GIZ Nigeria – Green Innovation Centre (GIAE) 75% / Agricultural Finance (AgFin) 25%

Background
GIZ. Working collectively for change

  • As a service supplier within the area of worldwide cooperation for sustainable growth and worldwide training work, we’re devoted to shaping a future price dwelling around the globe. GIZ has over 50 years of expertise in all kinds of areas, together with financial growth and employment promotion, vitality and the surroundings, and peace and security.
  • The numerous experience of our federal enterprise is in demand across the globe – from the German Government, European Union establishments, the United Nations, the non-public sector and governments of different international locations. We work with companies, civil society actors and analysis establishments, fostering profitable interplay between growth coverage and different coverage fields and areas of exercise. Our essential commissioning get together is the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).
  • The registered workplaces of GIZ are in Bonn and Eschborn. Our 19,506 workers, nearly 70 per cent of whom are nationwide personnel, work in round 120 international locations (December 2017).
  • GIZ has labored in Nigeria since 1974. From 2004, GIZ has maintained a rustic workplace within the capital metropolis Abuja. Currently 280 nationwide and 51 worldwide workers and Four built-in specialists are working within the nation (as of 31.12.2018).

Context: Green Innovation Centre (GIAE)

  • The Special Initiative One World No Hunger has been launched 2014 by the Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development BMZ with the target to extend meals security and fight poverty. Under the Special Initiative, the Global Program Green Innovation Centre for the Agriculture and Food Sector (GIAE) goals to extend the productiveness and earnings of smallholders by selling the market oriented growth of agricultural worth chains.
  • The Global Program locations deal with the identification and fostering of improvements, dissemination of know-how and expertise options and abilities upgrading

Context: Agricultural Finance (AgFin)

  • The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) of Germany, below its particular initiative “One World – No Hunger” (SEWOH), has commissioned German Development Cooperation (GIZ) with the implementation of the Global Programme “Promotion of agricultural finance for agri-based enterprises in rural areas” (AgFin) – Nigeria nation module. AgFin goals at bridging the hole between the particular monetary wants of the agricultural sector (demand facet) and the inadequate provision of monetary companies for the agricultural sector on the provision facet.
  • In a concerted method that mixes interventions on the ‘demand’ and ‘supply’ facet, the principle goal of the AgFin is to enhance the provision of farms and Agri-based enterprises with monetary companies tailored to their enterprise fashions.

Responsibilities

  • The incumbent will accountable for:
  • Providing help for the workplace.
  • Handling the mission money accounting
  • Providing logistics for conferences and occasions.
  • Within this context, s/he fulfils the next duties:

Tasks
Administration:

  • Provides basic helps (Printing, copying and scanning of paperwork) for the GIZ-GIAE and AgFin initiatives
  • Filing paperwork in line with GIZ submitting system
  • Supports the periodic stock checks and rebelling of the initiatives property
  • Supports the each day workplace administration for the 2 initiatives

Finance and Accounting:

  • Handles the money funds and reconciliation for the 2 initiatives
  • Handles money posting for the 2 initiatives and settlement of pending money transactions (journey advance and so on)
  • Handles the submitting of accounting/voucher folders in line with GIZ submitting system
  • Supports preparation for inner management for the 2 initiatives
  • Checks journey advance and journey declare for correctness earlier than fee or submission to nation workplace

Logistics and occasion administration:

  • Assists within the preparation of workshop/occasion supplies, agenda, attendance and supply admin help throughout mission occasions
  • Handles the mission journey preparations and liaise with nation workplace journey & logistics unit because the initiatives journey focal individual on points on travels and visa processing

Other Duties/Additional Tasks:

  • The Admin Assistant fulfils another obligation as requested by administration

Required Qualifications, Competences and Experience
Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equal in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance or another Social Science programs

Experience:

  • Not greater than three years {of professional} working expertise in an analogous place
  • Previous GIZ expertise is an asset

Skills and Competencies:

  • Good workplace administration and abilities
  • Good communication talent,
  • Strong multi-tasking talent
  • Good working information of MS-Office, notably Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Good working information of recent telecommunication programs (phone, e-mail, web, telephone conferences, skype) and associated software program

Salary
Band 2

Job Title: Programme Coordinator and Policy Advisor

VA No. 123
Location: Jos, Plateau
Organization: GIZ Nigeria SEDIN Programme
Duration of contract: Asap – 03/2022

Background

  • GIZ. Working collectively for change
  • As a service supplier within the area of worldwide cooperation for sustainable growth and worldwide training work, we’re devoted to shaping a future price dwelling around the globe. GIZ has over 50 years of expertise in all kinds of areas, together with financial growth and employment promotion, vitality and the surroundings, and peace and security.
  • The numerous experience of our federal enterprise is in demand across the globe – from the German Government, European Union establishments, the United Nations, the non-public sector and governments of different international locations. We work with companies, civil society actors and analysis establishments, fostering profitable interplay between growth coverage and different coverage fields and areas of exercise.
  • Our essential commissioning get together is the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). The registered workplaces of GIZ are in Bonn and Eschborn. Our 19,506 workers, nearly 70 per cent of whom are nationwide personnel, work in round 120 international locations (December 2017).

Pro-poor Growth and Promotion of Employment in Nigeria (SEDIN) Programme

  • SEDIN is carried out by GIZ on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and co-financed by the European Community.
  • SEDIN goals at enhancing the employment and earnings state of affairs of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSME) by way of 4 parts. The “Access to Finance” part strengthens the provision of monetary companies and builds the monetary capabilities of shoppers. The “Private Sector Development” part improves entry to enterprise companies, strengthens entrepreneurial abilities and addresses key boundaries to enterprise. Both parts work at the nationwide stage in addition to within the three focus states Ogun, Plateau and Niger.
  • The “Nigeria Competitiveness Project” is an EU-financed part that focuses on chosen worth chains in Ogun, Oyo, Lagos, Plateau and Kaduna. The “Migration and Reintegration” part goals at enhancing the employment state of affairs of returning and potential migrants, with a particular deal with Lagos and Edo States.

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • The marketed place will likely be accountable coordinating programme actions in Plateau State in addition to for supporting the Plateau State Government in creating and implementing insurance policies that promote native financial growth (LED), MSME growth and employment creation.

Responsibilities:

  • Planning, steering, coordinating and monitoring of programme actions in within the State, and reporting of outcomes to the programme supervisor in cost
  • Supporting the State Government in enhancing coverage and coverage implementation the place related for LED, MSME growth and employment creation
  • Supporting the Project Management and Result Delivery Office (PMRDO) of the State Government, and constructing the capability of its employees
  • Cooperating with the non-public sector to advocate enhancing the Business Enabling Environment (BEE)
  • Cooperating with different advisors in supporting the event and institutionalization of LED, enterprise and employment help companies

Tasks:

  • Cooperate carefully with the State Government and different companions, and community with all related stakeholders
  • In shut cooperation with stakeholders, plan programme actions and annual price range necessities
  • Monitor the implementation of programme actions and report outcomes to the programme supervisor in cost.
  • Contribute to the information administration and communication of the programme.
  • Manage consultants and mission visits.
  • Participate in programme administration and workforce conferences.
  • Review insurance policies and establish coverage gaps related for LED, MSME growth and employment creation. Review the implementation of those insurance policies and establish implementation constraints. Elaborate proposals for enhancing the promotion of LED, employment and BEE.
  • Propose coverage and coverage implementation enhancements to the State Government and Legislature.
  • Assess the feasibility to additional develop or set up new institutionalized types of LED, enterprise growth and employment promotion.
  • Support strengthening the governance and capacities of organisations that help the promotion of LED, MSME growth and employment, together with of the Plateau State Microfinance Development Agency (PLASMIDA)
  • Support strengthening related business associations and curiosity/advocacy teams
  • Facilitate Public Private Dialogues and information exchanges
  • Cooperate carefully with different GIZ employees and initiatives
  • Assist with different GIZ actions as required.

Required Qualifications, Competences and Experience
Qualification:

  • Minimum of Master of Arts, MBA or different related degree

Professional Experience:

  • Minimum of seven years skilled expertise in selling financial growth, enterprise growth and employment
  • Experience in working with State Governments and Legislature at the coverage making stage
  • Experience in organizational evaluation and growth
  • Experience in advisory capacities

Other experiences and abilities:

  • Ability to work independently and with out supervision.
  • Ability to work in workforce and expertise with working throughout borders, with inner and exterior stakeholders
  • Ability to handle mission timelines, processes and duties successfully
  • Self-motivated, pro-active method in figuring out and selling progressive approaches
  • Impeccable presentation, verbal and written communication abilities in English.

 

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates should submit their CV and letter of motivation as one doc with full contact particulars by way of electronic mail to: [email protected] Please embody emptiness no.127 in mail topic.

Note: GIZ Nigeria is an equal alternative employer; each women and men are inspired to use.  Please be aware that solely shortlisted candidates will likely be contacted

Application Deadline 26th December, 2019.

 

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