Agriculture Officer Recruitment at Association of Local Governments of Nigeria

Accelerated Building Technologies Limited, requires the services of three thousand and ninety six (3096) motivated and energetic individuals familiar with agricultural technology and relevant field work for its Comprehensive Local Agriculture Plan (C-LAP) project in the 774 Local Government Areas of Nigeria. C-LAP is an Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) project. Project C-LAP is a blueprint for bringing about ‘Agricultural Revolution’ in Nigeria.

Position Title: Agriculture Officer

University degree/PG in Agriculture sciences or related field, 5 years field experience, willing to travel extensively in rural areas.


  • Assist Director of Farms (International Expert) in Strategy development and execution. Drive the management and communication plan for scheme activities and overall supervision of local staff.
  • Knowledge sharing with technical institutions/ NGOs / Agribusiness support agencies and training of project staff
  • Monitor and advise on global and regional agricultural research trends
  • Assist in the supervision of the field activities
  • Assist project management team on project execution
  • Liaise with the local farmers. Facilitate training and capacity building programs
  • Assist in identifying land for farms,liaising with assigned LGA (Local Government Authority)
  • Overall monitoring and supervision of the LGA activities under the project
  • Prepare, review and analyze reports from field officers translating the report findings into actionable goals by the State Agricultural Expert.

Candidate must reside in the LGA of interest, and should be able to communicate in the local language

*To apply for the above positions please visit our website at

**Applicants must also submit hard copies of the applications to the office of the LGA Chairman of their Local Government Area of origin.

**Last date to apply is Monday, October 23, 2017. Application received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidate will be called for the interviews.

4 thoughts on “Agriculture Officer Recruitment at Association of Local Governments of Nigeria”

  1. Goodmorning All,
    I just submitted my application for Agriculture Officer on site . I have a Masters degree in Agricultural economics and equally read Agronomy from University of Maiduguri. I do hope my application will receive a favorable considerations it desire.
    Looking forward to hearing from c-lap soon.
    Ogbaji Emmanuel Okache

  2. Good evening my name is Eguaoje Stanley from Edo State i applied for the C-LAP on line and the directive given was to submit hard copies in our LGA of which i did but the H.O.S did not acknowledge the document because she said they were not pre-informed so i had to go back with the documents. Please what will i do because i see the initiative of ALGON as the right arrow that revolutionalize agriculture in Nigeria and i want to be part of it.

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