Investment & Technology Promotion Expert Job in Nigeria

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Full Time
    Job Description

    UNIDO is the specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalization and environmental sustainability.

    RESPONSIBILITY:

    • Support the ITPO Head in developing synergies and networking with private sector and governmental MDA in Nigeria as well as other ITPOs and UNIDO services in order to achieve more outputs and more impact for ITPO Nigeria activities.
    • Research, analyze and monitor the developments in investment as well as environment friendly or energy saving technology trends, particularly in regards to developing countries and ECOWAS region and recommend appropriate strategies to the Head.
    • Advise local enterprises, especially SMEs in the identification of investment transfer and/or technology transfer opportunities.
    • Establish and maintain a database of investment project profiles as well as local SMEs seeking partners in Nigeria.
    • Facilitate cooperation with relevant public and private sector agencies and institutions in Nigeria mandated with the promotion of foreign investment.
    • Provide substantive and logistical support in the organization of national and international investment and technology promotion events aiming at match-making between Nigerian and foreign enterprises.

    QUALIFICATION:

    • Advanced level university degree in Economics, Business Administration, Engineering or relevant discipline with specialization in an area related to UNIDO’s mandate.
    • A minimum of five (5) years of relevant professional experience, in industrial development or economic cooperation, preferably with a strong focus on investment promotion and/or environment services including sustainable technologies.
    • Professional experience in the private sector is required.
      Familiarity with the business, investment and industrial climate in Nigeria plus adjacent and ECOWAS countries.
    • Fluency in English is required.
    • Working knowledge of another official UN language is an asset.
    HOW TO APPLY
    Applicants should kindly apply by submitting a 1 page resume to: [email protected]
    Or
    UNIDO ITPO Nigeria,
    No 23, Bank of industry Building (Ground Floor)
    Marina – Lagos.
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