Location: Warri, Delta State
Background of PPCD
Participatory Partnerships for Community Development (PPCD) is an innovative programme developed by Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operators of the NNPC/Chevron Joint Venture to structure NGO support for its Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU) – a tripartite agreement signed by Chevron, Communities in Chevron’s areas of operations and Governments of those states. The GMoU is a community engagement strategy that seeks to manage relationships, promote sustainable development, give greater ownership of development to local communities and provide a conducive environment for business operations. Its implementation involves other stakeholders such as LGAs, Niger Delta Institutions (NDIs), NGOs, and other interested development organizations and partners.
The PPCD is designed to build the capacity of Regional Development Councils (RDCs), community members and other critical stakeholders in the GMoU process to ensure improved service delivery and sustainable development in the communities in three states – Bayelsa, Delta, and Ondo.
PPCD has operated successfully for ten years and has its office in Warri, Delta State but its activities currently cover Bayelsa, Delta and Ondo states and these activities are undertaken by staff members and supported by other partners. Following changes in its structure, the project is seeking to hire a qualified individual to fill the position of Program Officer /Senior Program Officer (Institutional Strengthening & Livelihoods).
The Officer/ Senior Officer shall be responsible for the implementation and coordination of the activities of PPCD in building the institutional capacity of the RDCs and other stakeholders as well as lead the economic strengthening & livelihoods enhancement components of the project across the three intervention states. This assignment will involve extensive traveling within the Niger Delta region including specific trips to deep coastal communities.
The Officer/Senior Officer shall:
Application Closing Date
Tuesday, 17th September, 2019.
(Please note that candidate should be available to resume first week of October 2019)
How to Apply
interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letter and CV to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the mail.