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    Adam Smith International are an award-winning professional services business that delivers real impact, value and lasting change through projects supporting economic growth and government reform internationally. Our reputation as a global leader has been built on the positive results our projects have achieved in many of the world’s most challenging environments.

    Adam Smith International has a strong corporate presence globally, with 146 current projects across 49 countries and over 1,000 staff and associates. Headquartered in London, our regional headquarters are based in Africa (Nairobi, Abuja, and Pretoria), Asia Pacific (Sydney) and South Asia (Delhi), with numerous registered offices across Africa and Asia.

    Senior Programme Manager - Links Northern Nigeria Spatial Growth Programme

     

    Tracking Code: 1123-112
    Location: Abuja
    Department: Private Sector Development
    Position Type: Consulting

    About the Programme

    • DFID’s LINKS - Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria is a successor programme to the Growth and Employment in States (GEMS) programme including GEMS3 which was successfully implemented by Adam Smith International. Focusing on spatial economic growth in Kano, Kaduna and Jigawa, LINKS will aim to raise the incomes of at least 3 million people with specific targets for women and people living disability through new jobs, farming incomes, and self-employment opportunities.
    • The programmme, set to begin in late 2018/early 2019, will focus on three main pillars - Investment, Innovation and Enabling Business Environment, with Agriculture, Renewable Energy, ICT, Affordable housing and Solid Waste Management as target sectors.

    Requirements

    • 10 years’ experience of programme, financial and operational management, of which 3 years on DFID programmes.
    • Significant line management experience, and programme management experience for large teams.
    • Experience in procurement also desirable
    • Experience within complex programmes of over £30 million contact value.
    • Significant Africa experience with a strong preference for Nigerian contextual experience
    • Experience managing projects with emphasis on marginalised groups (women, young people, people with disabilities) strongly desirable

    Required Skills:

    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

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    Project Manager - Links Northern Nigeria Spatial Growth Programme

     

    Tracking Code: 1125-112
    Location: Abuja, Nigeria

    Programme Overview
    DFID’s LINKS – Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria is a successor programme to the Growth and Employment in States (GEMS) programme including GEMS3 which was successfully implemented by Adam Smith International. Focusing on spatial economic growth in Kano, Kaduna and Jigawa, LINKS will aim to raise the incomes of at least 3 million people with specific targets for women and people living disability through new jobs, farming incomes, and self-employment opportunities. The programmme, set to begin in late 2018/early 2019, will focus on three main pillars - Investment, Innovation and Enabling Business Environment, with Agriculture, Renewable Energy, ICT, Affordable housing and Solid Waste Management as target sectors.

    Job Requirements

    • 3-5 years’ experience of programme, financial and operational management, of which (preferably) 1 year on DFID programmes.
    • Experience managing inputs and teams on international development projects
    • Experience developing, owning and implementing work plans
    • Strong financial management skills
    • Significant Africa experience with a strong preference for Nigerian contextual experience
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
    • Experience managing projects with emphasis on marginalised groups (women, young people, people with disabilities) strongly desirable

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    Team Leader - Links Northern Nigeria Spatial Growth Programme

     

    Tracking Code: 1122-112
    Location: Abuja
    Department: Private Sector Development
    Position Type: Consulting

    About the Programme

    • DFID’s LINKS - Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria is a successor programme to the Growth and Employment in States (GEMS) programme including GEMS3 which was successfully implemented by Adam Smith International. Focusing on spatial economic growth in Kano, Kaduna and Jigawa, LINKS will aim to raise the incomes of at least 3 million people with specific targets for women and people living disability through new jobs, farming incomes, and self-employment opportunities.
    • The programmme, set to begin in late 2018/early 2019, will focus on three main pillars - Investment, Innovation and Enabling Business Environment, with Agriculture, Renewable Energy, ICT, Affordable housing and Solid Waste Management as target sectors.

    Required Experience

    • Proven track record of achieving job creation and / or income raising results at large scale and pace (100,000 people plus).
    • 15’ years working experience in international projects
    • 10’ years of those spent in projects in developing countries lasting more than 2 years and managing teams of 10 or more including local and international staff
    • 5’ years of Project Team Leader / Head of Project status in economic development projects with significant elements involving private sector investment and innovation, and budgets over £5 million
    • Relevant Nigeria experience.

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    Senior-Mid level Project Manager - Links Northern Nigeria Spatial Growth Programme

     

    Tracking Code: 1124-112
    Location: Abuja
    Department: Private Sector Development
    Position Type: Consulting

    About the Programme

    • DFID’s LINKS - Powering Economic Growth in Northern Nigeria is a successor programme to the Growth and Employment in States (GEMS) programme including GEMS3 which was successfully implemented by Adam Smith International. Focusing on spatial economic growth in Kano, Kaduna and Jigawa, LINKS will aim to raise the incomes of at least 3 million people with specific targets for women and people living disability through new jobs, farming incomes, and self-employment opportunities. The programmme, set to begin in late 2018/early 2019, will focus on three main pillars – Investment, Innovation and Enabling Business Environment, with Agriculture, Renewable Energy, ICT, Affordable housing and Solid Waste Management as target sectors.

    Required Experience

    • 5-8 years’ experience of programme, financial and operational management, of which (preferably) 2-3 years on DFID programmes
    • Experience managing inputs and teams on international development projects
    • Experience developing, owning and implementing work plans
    • Experience managing projects with emphasis on marginalised groups (women, young people, people with disabilities) strongly desirable
    • Significant Africa experience with a strong preference for Nigerian contextual experience.

    Required Skills:

    • Strong financial management skills
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.

    Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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