General Manager at the Benue State Community and Social Development Agency

The Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has received a credit/loan from the World Bank/International Development Association (IDA) towards the Community and Social Development Project (CSDP), The Project Development Objective is to increase access of poor people to social and natural resources infrastructure service in a sustainable manner. This will be achieved through the provision of grant support to beneficiary communities based on their identified, prioritized micro projects in the Community Development Plans (CDPs) which are to be implemented, maintained and utilized by them using Community Driven Development (CDD) approach. In this regard, the Benue State Community and Social Development Agency invites application from suitably qualified candidates from the public and private sectors for recruitment into the position below:Job Title: General ManagerLocation: BenueResponsibilitiesExercise the powers and functions of the SAas provided for in section 4.3,Be in-charge of general administration of the CSDP,Manage SA personnel;Be the accounting officer of the SA;Give approval for the proposal of CDPs recommended by the SA management committee;Authorize expenditure in accordance with tbe annual budget and work programme of the SA as approved by the board;Represent the SA in all its dealings with third parties at the level of the Management;Conduct dialogue with donors and those capable of providing complimentary technical and administrative skills and financial resources;Delegate his authority to the staff of the Agency to the extent necessary for the efficient performance of the activities of CSDP;Perform such other duties as may be required for the effective functioning of the SA;Ensure regular reporting and adherence to the SA reporting relationship with the Project Financial Management Unit (PFMU) of the state.

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