Contract Management Expert at The World Bank

The World Bank is supporting the Government of Nigeria and the Oyo State Government to prepare the Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project (IUFMP) that aims at developing a long term flood risk management frame work by initiating risk assessment, community awareness and providing enough flexibility in the project design to make changes based on learning. In furtherance of the implementation of the lbadan Urban Flood Management Project (IUFMP), applications are welcome from suitably qualified applicants to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Contract Management ExpertLocation: Ibadan, OyoProject SummaryThe Project also supports capacity building for flood risk management in the city of Ibadan. It reinforces Oyo State Government's early warning and response capabilities and leverages existing World Bank projects in Oyo State in support of the IUFMP.The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to “improve the capacity of Oyo State to manage flood risk and to respond effectively and promptly to lloodin5 in the city of Ibadan. Specifically, the Bank’s support will finance sonic priority investments related to improving the infrastructure of lbadan City, especially those destroyed by August 26, 2011 floods.The Banks support will help Ibadan reduce flood risks, improve waste collection and treatment, while developing and improving the quality of existing in infrastructural assets.Key Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe Contract management expert will assist to fast track the activities relating to Civil Engineering works of the project in addition , other duties include:Carrying out the engineering assignment in accordance with the highest standard of professional and ethical standards and codes of practices.Participating and providing technical support that are aimed at reviewing the status of the project as regards to Hydraulic and infrastructural activitiesAssist in carrying out all technical activities according to the project programme of work and in line with World Bank procurement procedures by:Reviewing of Bidding Tender documents.Evaluating of bidding documents and reportsParticipating in contract finalization discussionProvide support in Contract ManagementUndertake any other additional risk or responsibility that may be assigned by the project coordinator for the achievement of overall project objectives.Under the supervision of the Project Coordinator, the Contract Management Expert will work closely with the Project Technical Team. Procurement and Safeguards Teatris, Undertake any other additional task or responsibility as indicated in the Terms of Reference and those that may be assigned by the Project Coordinator for the achievement of the overall project objectives. 

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