Domestic Resource Mobilization Team Leader at Palladium Group

Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact - the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with foundations, investors, governments, corporations, communities and civil society to formulate strategies and implement solutions that generate lasting social, environmental and financial benefits.For the past 50 years, we have been making Positive Impact possible. With a team of more than 2,500 employees operating in 90 plus countries and a global network of more than 35,000 technical experts, Palladium has improved - and is committed to continuing to improve - economies, societies and most importantly, people's lives.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Domestic Resource Mobilization Team Leader - Nigeria State to StateLocation: NigeriaProject Overview and Role   The purpose of the State-to-State (State2State) contract is to increase the effectiveness, accountability and transparency of selected state and local governments (LGAs) in Nigeria.This will be achieved by strengthening systems to improve the delivery of services in key sectors (basic education, primary health care, and water, sanitation and hygiene - WASH); increasing the efficiency of key governance operations (with a focus on public financial management [PFM] and procurement, as well as monitoring and evaluation); increasing government’s responsiveness to citizen needs and priorities; and improving government and civil society capacity to manage conflict.Responsibilities   Oversee DRM staff across States, including providing mentoring and training as necessaryAssess capacity of key Nigerian government institutions and stakeholders in collecting, administering and mobilizing tax and other revenue at State and LGA levelDesign and tailor technical assistance interventions in conjunction with capacity needsEnsure quality and consistency of technical delivery and support to State and LGA level government counterpartsDirectly provide technical assistance in mobilizing revenue, tax administration and tax policy, setting rates in local service delivery at the State and LGA levelsCoordinate international and domestic STTA providing support to implement workplan activitiesWith MEL Director, continuously monitor and report on technical assistance, success and program learning.

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