United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Job Vacancies- 2 Positions

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is recruiting to fill the vacant positions below:

  1. National Project Coordinator – Sustainable Fuelwood Management In Nigeria
  2. National Project Coordinator – De-risking Renewable Energy NAMA For The Nigerian Power Sector

National Project Coordinator – Sustainable Fuelwood Management In Nigeria job vacancy at United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) 

Job Title: National Project Coordinator – Sustainable Fuelwood Management in Nigeria
Location: Abia, Nigeria
Duration: One Year

Job Descriptions:

  • Working under the direct supervision of the UNDP CO Sustainable Development Unit, and in close cooperation with the Programme Officer, the National Project Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day management and implementation of the GEF/UNDP project, including all project administrative matters.
  • The management and coordination process will be pursued through undertaking appropriate actions in programme formulation, implementation and evaluation, Strong emphasis will be made on ensuring cohesion with other UNDP programmes.


  • Manage the project implementation in accordance with objectives, schedule and planned budget;
  • Manage all project activity, staff, consultants and for timely implementation of requirements on monitoring and evaluation;
  • Coordinate awareness creation on all project activities;
  • Coordinate the project activities with relevant activity and initiative of the Government;
  • Ensure cooperation between the participating Institutions of the project;
  • Ensure timely preparation of annual project reports, working plans and other relevant project documents.

Job Requirements

Min Required Experience:

5 year(s)

Min Qualification:

Bachelor’s Degree/HND

Desired Courses:

Not Specified

Other Requirements:

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least 5 years work experience in Project Management related to the energy sector. Previous work in national or international Project Management is an advantage
  • University education in Sciences, Energy, Engineering, Social Sciences or relevant field. A post graduate Degree (M.Sc, MPhil, PhD etc.) is an advantage
  • Demonstrated experience working with government structures at local levels, NGOs and Private sector;
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience working on climate change and/or related issues.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to take decisions and work without supervision
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office)
  • Previous work experience with international organization is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date:
9th May, 2016.

How to Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV’s and Applications to: 

Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN),
Plot 701C, 
Central Business District,

Send to email via the apply button


  • Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply.
  • All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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